#488bff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #488bff is composed of 28.2% red, 54.5% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.8% cyan, 45.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 218 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 64.1%. #488bff color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #0017ff. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 28
    • G 55
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 45
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#488bff color description : Light blue.

#488bff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #488bff has RGB values of R:72, G:139, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.45, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4754431.

Hex triplet 488bff #488bff
RGB Decimal 72, 139, 255 rgb(72,139,255)
RGB Percent 28.2, 54.5, 100 rgb(28.2%,54.5%,100%)
CMYK 72, 45, 0, 0
HSL 218°, 100, 64.1 hsl(218,100%,64.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 218°, 71.8, 100
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 59.031, 16.84, -63.9
XYZ 29.951, 27.061, 98.247
xyY 0.193, 0.174, 27.061
CIE-LCH 59.031, 66.082, 284.764
CIE-LUV 59.031, -25.984, -103.588
Hunter-Lab 52.02, 11.738, -75.563
Binary 01001000, 10001011, 11111111

Color Schemes with #488bff

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Alternatives to #488bff

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#488bff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #488bff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#488bff;}
.background {background-color:#488bff;}
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Shades and Tints of #488bff

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, #00050d is the darkest color, while #f9fbff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #488bff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ca2ab is the less saturated color, while #488bff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #488bff 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.

  • #848484 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #78859d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5790fe Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0096fa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00a2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #518efe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1a92fc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1a99ca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population