#487bb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #487bb9 is composed of 28.2% red, 48.2% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.1% cyan, 33.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 212.9 degrees, a saturation of 44.7% and a lightness of 50.4%. #487bb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #90f6ff with #000073. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 28
    • G 48
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#487bb9 color description : Moderate blue.

#487bb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #487bb9 has RGB values of R:72, G:123, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4750265.

Hex triplet 487bb9 #487bb9
RGB Decimal 72, 123, 185 rgb(72,123,185)
RGB Percent 28.2, 48.2, 72.5 rgb(28.2%,48.2%,72.5%)
CMYK 61, 34, 0, 27
HSL 212.9°, 44.7, 50.4 hsl(212.9,44.7%,50.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 212.9°, 61.1, 72.5
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 50.74, 2.148, -37.774
XYZ 18.51, 19.045, 48.597
xyY 0.215, 0.221, 19.045
CIE-LCH 50.74, 37.835, 273.254
CIE-LUV 50.74, -21.963, -57.66
Hunter-Lab 43.641, -0.66, -35.475
Binary 01001000, 01111011, 10111001

Color Schemes with #487bb9

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Alternatives to #487bb9

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#487bb9 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#487bb9;}
.background {background-color:#487bb9;}
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Shades and Tints of #487bb9

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f2f6fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #487bb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #798088 is the less saturated color, while #0474fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #487bb9 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.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6a7581 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #697db9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5d7fbd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #398a94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5d7cb9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #557dbb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3e84a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population