#478fb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #478fb9 is composed of 27.8% red, 56.1% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.6% cyan, 22.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 202.1 degrees, a saturation of 44.9% and a lightness of 50.2%. #478fb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #8effff with #001f73. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 56
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 23
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#478fb9 color description : Moderate blue.

#478fb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #478fb9 has RGB values of R:71, G:143, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.23, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4689849.

Hex triplet 478fb9 #478fb9
RGB Decimal 71, 143, 185 rgb(71,143,185)
RGB Percent 27.8, 56.1, 72.5 rgb(27.8%,56.1%,72.5%)
CMYK 62, 23, 0, 27
HSL 202.1°, 44.9, 50.2 hsl(202.1,44.9%,50.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.1°, 61.6, 72.5
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 56.571, -9.693, -28.669
XYZ 21.176, 24.486, 49.507
xyY 0.223, 0.257, 24.486
CIE-LCH 56.571, 30.263, 251.319
CIE-LUV 56.571, -29.491, -42.615
Hunter-Lab 49.483, -10.208, -24.68
Binary 01000111, 10001111, 10111001

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#478fb9 Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #478fb9

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f2f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #478fb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #788288 is the less saturated color, while #03a1fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #478fb9 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.

  • #7e7e7e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #73818a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #818cb6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b8cbf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4299a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c8db7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #688dbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4395ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population