#488db9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #488db9 is composed of 28.2% red, 55.3% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.1% cyan, 23.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 203.4 degrees, a saturation of 44.7% and a lightness of 50.4%. #488db9 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #001b73. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 55
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#488db9 color description : Moderate blue.

#488db9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #488db9 has RGB values of R:72, G:141, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4754873.

Hex triplet 488db9 #488db9
RGB Decimal 72, 141, 185 rgb(72,141,185)
RGB Percent 28.2, 55.3, 72.5 rgb(28.2%,55.3%,72.5%)
CMYK 61, 24, 0, 27
HSL 203.4°, 44.7, 50.4 hsl(203.4,44.7%,50.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.4°, 61.1, 72.5
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 56.016, -8.374, -29.526
XYZ 20.952, 23.929, 49.411
xyY 0.222, 0.254, 23.929
CIE-LCH 56.016, 30.69, 254.166
CIE-LUV 56.016, -28.507, -44.093
Hunter-Lab 48.917, -9.15, -25.647
Binary 01001000, 10001101, 10111001

Color Schemes with #488db9

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Alternatives to #488db9

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#488db9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #488db9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#488db9;}
.background {background-color:#488db9;}
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Shades and Tints of #488db9

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f2f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #488db9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #798288 is the less saturated color, while #049cfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #488db9 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.

  • #7d7d7d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #728089 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f8ab7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #798bbf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4297a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b8bb7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #678bbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4493aa Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population