#488bcd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #488bcd is composed of 28.2% red, 54.5% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.9% cyan, 32.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 209.8 degrees, a saturation of 57.1% and a lightness of 54.3%. #488bcd color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #00179b. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 55
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 65
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#488bcd color description : Moderate blue.

#488bcd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #488bcd has RGB values of R:72, G:139, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.65, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 4754381.

Hex triplet 488bcd #488bcd
RGB Decimal 72, 139, 205 rgb(72,139,205)
RGB Percent 28.2, 54.5, 80.4 rgb(28.2%,54.5%,80.4%)
CMYK 65, 32, 0, 20
HSL 209.8°, 57.1, 54.3 hsl(209.8,57.1%,54.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.8°, 64.9, 80.4
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 56.336, -0.57, -40.361
XYZ 22.922, 24.249, 61.227
xyY 0.211, 0.224, 24.249
CIE-LCH 56.336, 40.365, 269.191
CIE-LUV 56.336, -27.156, -62.752
Hunter-Lab 49.243, -3.087, -39.248
Binary 01001000, 10001011, 11001101

Color Schemes with #488bcd

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Alternatives to #488bcd

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#488bcd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #488bcd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#488bcd;}
.background {background-color:#488bcd;}
.border {border:1px solid #488bcd;}

Shades and Tints of #488bcd

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f1f6fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #488bcd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #878b8e is the less saturated color, while #1b8bfa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #488bcd 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
  • #73818e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #758bcb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #678dd1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3199a5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #658bcb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5c8ccf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3994b3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population