#488b9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #488b9b is composed of 28.2% red, 54.5% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.5% cyan, 10.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 191.6 degrees, a saturation of 36.6% and a lightness of 44.5%. #488b9b color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #001737. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 28
    • G 55
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#488b9b color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#488b9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #488b9b has RGB values of R:72, G:139, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 4754331.

Hex triplet 488b9b #488b9b
RGB Decimal 72, 139, 155 rgb(72,139,155)
RGB Percent 28.2, 54.5, 60.8 rgb(28.2%,54.5%,60.8%)
CMYK 54, 10, 0, 39
HSL 191.6°, 36.6, 44.5 hsl(191.6,36.6%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.6°, 53.5, 60.8
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 54.247, -16.619, -15.042
XYZ 17.82, 22.208, 34.356
xyY 0.24, 0.299, 22.208
CIE-LCH 54.247, 22.416, 222.149
CIE-LUV 54.247, -28.801, -19.814
Hunter-Lab 47.126, -14.973, -10.236
Binary 01001000, 10001011, 10011011

Color Schemes with #488b9b

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Alternatives to #488b9b

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#488b9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #488b9b

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.text {color:#488b9b;}
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Shades and Tints of #488b9b

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, #040708 is the darkest color, while #f9fcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #488b9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b7678 is the less saturated color, while #02b6e1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #488b9b 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.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6f7d80 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #84879a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8585a4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4f919c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e889a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6f87a0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4c8f9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population