#487c9d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #487c9d is composed of 28.2% red, 48.6% green and 61.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.1% cyan, 21% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.4% black. It has a hue angle of 203.3 degrees, a saturation of 37.1% and a lightness of 44.9%. #487c9d color hex could be obtained by blending #90f8ff with #00003b. Closest websafe color is: #336699.

    • R 28
    • G 49
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#487c9d color description : Dark moderate blue.

#487c9d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #487c9d has RGB values of R:72, G:124, B:157 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 4750493.

Hex triplet 487c9d #487c9d
RGB Decimal 72, 124, 157 rgb(72,124,157)
RGB Percent 28.2, 48.6, 61.6 rgb(28.2%,48.6%,61.6%)
CMYK 54, 21, 0, 38
HSL 203.3°, 37.1, 44.9 hsl(203.3,37.1%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.3°, 54.1, 61.6
Web Safe 336699 #336699
CIE-LAB 49.77, -7.617, -23.049
XYZ 15.964, 18.226, 34.573
xyY 0.232, 0.265, 18.226
CIE-LCH 49.77, 24.275, 251.713
CIE-LUV 49.77, -22.894, -33.012
Hunter-Lab 42.692, -7.963, -18.13
Binary 01001000, 01111100, 10011101

Color Schemes with #487c9d

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Alternatives to #487c9d

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#487c9d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #487c9d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#487c9d;}
.background {background-color:#487c9d;}
.border {border:1px solid #487c9d;}

Shades and Tints of #487c9d

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, #040709 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #487c9d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b747a is the less saturated color, while #028ce3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #487c9d 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #687279 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #747c9d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #717ba4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #498690 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #647c9d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #627ba1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #488294 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population