#488d9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #488d9b is composed of 28.2% red, 55.3% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 53.5% cyan, 9% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 190.1 degrees, a saturation of 36.6% and a lightness of 44.5%. #488d9b color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #001b37. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 28
    • G 55
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#488d9b color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#488d9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #488d9b has RGB values of R:72, G:141, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 4754843.

Hex triplet 488d9b #488d9b
RGB Decimal 72, 141, 155 rgb(72,141,155)
RGB Percent 28.2, 55.3, 60.8 rgb(28.2%,55.3%,60.8%)
CMYK 54, 9, 0, 39
HSL 190.1°, 36.6, 44.5 hsl(190.1,36.6%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.1°, 53.5, 60.8
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 54.858, -17.697, -14.118
XYZ 18.112, 22.793, 34.454
xyY 0.24, 0.302, 22.793
CIE-LCH 54.858, 22.638, 218.582
CIE-LUV 54.858, -29.586, -18.277
Hunter-Lab 47.742, -15.829, -9.368
Binary 01001000, 10001101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #488d9b

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Alternatives to #488d9b

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#488d9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #488d9b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#488d9b;}
.background {background-color:#488d9b;}
.border {border:1px solid #488d9b;}

Shades and Tints of #488d9b

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 #488d9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b7678 is the less saturated color, while #02bbe1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #488d9b 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.

  • #7a7a7a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #707e81 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #86889a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8886a4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #50939e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #708a9a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7089a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4d919c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population