#488c9a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #488c9a is composed of 28.2% red, 54.9% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.2% cyan, 9.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 190.2 degrees, a saturation of 36.3% and a lightness of 44.3%. #488c9a color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #001935. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 28
    • G 55
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 53
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#488c9a color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#488c9a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #488c9a has RGB values of R:72, G:140, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0.53, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 4754586.

Hex triplet 488c9a #488c9a
RGB Decimal 72, 140, 154 rgb(72,140,154)
RGB Percent 28.2, 54.9, 60.4 rgb(28.2%,54.9%,60.4%)
CMYK 53, 9, 0, 40
HSL 190.2°, 36.3, 44.3 hsl(190.2,36.3%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.2°, 53.2, 60.4
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 54.518, -17.454, -14.056
XYZ 17.882, 22.466, 33.964
xyY 0.241, 0.302, 22.466
CIE-LCH 54.518, 22.41, 218.845
CIE-LUV 54.518, -29.231, -18.194
Hunter-Lab 47.398, -15.604, -9.307
Binary 01001000, 10001100, 10011010

Color Schemes with #488c9a

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Alternatives to #488c9a

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#488c9a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #488c9a

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.text {color:#488c9a;}
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Shades and Tints of #488c9a

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, #030607 is the darkest color, while #f9fbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #488c9a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b7577 is the less saturated color, while #02bae0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #488c9a 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
  • #868799 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8786a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #50929d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6f8999 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7088a0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4d909b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population