#48559b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48559b is composed of 28.2% red, 33.3% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.5% cyan, 45.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 230.6 degrees, a saturation of 36.6% and a lightness of 44.5%. #48559b color hex could be obtained by blending #90aaff with #000037. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 28
    • G 33
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 45
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#48559b color description : Dark moderate blue.

#48559b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48559b has RGB values of R:72, G:85, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.45, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 4740507.

Hex triplet 48559b #48559b
RGB Decimal 72, 85, 155 rgb(72,85,155)
RGB Percent 28.2, 33.3, 60.8 rgb(28.2%,33.3%,60.8%)
CMYK 54, 45, 0, 39
HSL 230.6°, 36.6, 44.5 hsl(230.6,36.6%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.6°, 53.5, 60.8
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 38.271, 15.759, -39.9
XYZ 11.836, 10.241, 32.362
xyY 0.217, 0.188, 10.241
CIE-LCH 38.271, 42.899, 291.552
CIE-LUV 38.271, -8.707, -58.343
Hunter-Lab 32.001, 10.019, -37.557
Binary 01001000, 01010101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #48559b

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#48559b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48559b;}
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Shades and Tints of #48559b

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, #040408 is the darkest color, while #f9fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48559b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b6d78 is the less saturated color, while #0225e1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48559b 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.

  • #595959 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #565866 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4260a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #34639d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3c6970 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #445c9f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3b5e9c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #406180 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population