#478cbb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #478cbb is composed of 27.8% red, 54.9% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 62% cyan, 25.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 204.3 degrees, a saturation of 46% and a lightness of 50.6%. #478cbb color hex could be obtained by blending #8effff with #001977. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 55
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#478cbb color description : Moderate blue.

#478cbb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #478cbb has RGB values of R:71, G:140, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4689083.

Hex triplet 478cbb #478cbb
RGB Decimal 71, 140, 187 rgb(71,140,187)
RGB Percent 27.8, 54.9, 73.3 rgb(27.8%,54.9%,73.3%)
CMYK 62, 25, 0, 27
HSL 204.3°, 46, 50.6 hsl(204.3,46%,50.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.3°, 62, 73.3
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 55.768, -7.343, -31.053
XYZ 20.944, 23.682, 50.478
xyY 0.22, 0.249, 23.682
CIE-LCH 55.768, 31.909, 256.696
CIE-LUV 55.768, -28.315, -46.664
Hunter-Lab 48.664, -8.34, -27.435
Binary 01000111, 10001100, 10111011

Color Schemes with #478cbb

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Alternatives to #478cbb

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#478cbb Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#478cbb;}
.background {background-color:#478cbb;}
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Shades and Tints of #478cbb

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f3f7fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #478cbb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #77838b is the less saturated color, while #0399ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #478cbb is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #7d7d7d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #728089 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d8ab9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #768ac1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3f97a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #698ab9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #658bbf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4293ab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population