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#0048b4 Hex Color Code

#0048b4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #0048b4 is a medium dark shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #0048b4 is comprised of 0% red, 28.24% green and 70.59% blue. In the HSL color space #0048b4 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.66 nm.

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  1. Senate House Library in London
  2. Scalars swimming in a home aquarium
  3. Fluorescent lamps, abstract background

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Color Schemes

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#0048b4 linear gradient to complementary #7db400

  1. #0048b4
  2. #47589f
  3. #5f6a89
  4. #6e7c73
  5. #778e5b
  6. #7ca13d
  7. #7db400

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #003ba4
  2. #003fa9
  3. #0044af
  4. #0048b4
  5. #144cb9
  6. #2051bf
  7. #2a56c5

Tones

  1. #0048b4
  2. #2f4ba5
  3. #404d96
  4. #4b5087
  5. #525478
  6. #575769
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#0048b4 to white

  1. #0048b4
  2. #4f63c1
  3. #7880ce
  4. #9c9edb
  5. #bdbde7
  6. #dedef3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#0048b4 to black

  1. #0048b4
  2. #143c94
  3. #193174
  4. #1a2657
  5. #171c3a
  6. #111120
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 293
      #0047ba
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. 293 XGC
      #004aa7
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 60 22 260 / Lazur 135
      #2044b0
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Atlantic 3
      #003ca8
      ΔE = 4.552 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  3. AMC

    1. ★ Corporate Blue AMC
      #1245a8
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Jetset Blue
      #1f55b7
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 10.2%
  4. Mylands of London

    1. Ultra Blue
      #2742a9
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  5. Fender

    1. 69 / Ultra Marine Blue
      #1c49a4
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2565-R80B
      #2144a1
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  7. Plascon

    1. Angela bay B3-A1-2
      #0044a4
      ΔE = 3.043 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Cool Marble B6-C1-3
      #2c3ca0
      ΔE = 4.711 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  8. Ford

    1. Blue
      #1546a1
      ΔE = 3.166 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Blue
      #1b4ca5
      ΔE = 3.378 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10449
      #36479f
      ΔE = 3.262 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. CF10435
      #004da2
      ΔE = 4.764 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  10. Chrysler

    1. Holland Blue
      #324ca4
      ΔE = 3.359 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  11. Volkswagen

    1. Pelican Blue
      #1d4fab
      ΔE = 3.502 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  12. FolkArt

    1. Ultramarine Blue / 484
      #2d4ea2
      ΔE = 4.169 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  13. Teknos

    1. GBI080
      #1d479b
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  14. Delta

    1. Rhythm N Blue / 025510202W
      #384ea2
      ΔE = 4.256 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
    2. Ultra Bue / 04024
      #1f4199
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  15. Apple Barrel

    1. Cobalt Hue / 20596 / J20411
      #0b479d
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Admiral Blue / 21484
      #233e99
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  16. Lascaux

    1. Cobalt blue / 143
      #2e4a9a
      ΔE = 4.351 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Indanthrone blue / 141
      #3f4899
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  17. ProMarker

    1. Royal Blue
      #2c4697
      ΔE = 4.372 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Laser Blue
      #144b9f
      ΔE = 4.395 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Mighty Blue
      #0f50a5
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  19. HKS

    1. HKS 43
      #2d4b9b
      ΔE = 4.419 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  20. Resene

    1. Elvis B44-097-273
      #16489b
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  21. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80016,X16
      #464a9f
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 3423
      #00469b
      ΔE = 4.804 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  23. Abet Laminati

    1. Blu Elettrico 428
      #3e4fa1
      ΔE = 4.831 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  24. Crayola

    1. B'dazzled Blue
      #4a47b2
      ΔE = 5.111 / LRV ≈ 9.2%

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#0048b4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#0048b4 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #0048b4">…</p>

#0048b4 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #0048b4">…</p>

#0048b4 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #0048b4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
18612
Binary
00000000, 01001000, 10110100
Hexadecimal
#0048b4
LRV
≈ 7.9%
Closest short hex
#24a ΔE = 1.871
RGB
rgb(0, 72, 180)
RGBA
rgba(0, 72, 180, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.000, g: 0.286, b: 0.714
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 20.168%, blue: 70.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-16758604 / 0xff0048b4
HSL
hsl(216, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 100%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.706)
HSP
hue: 216.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 32.187%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.394, S: 100.019, L: 33.834
Cubehelix
H: -146.662, S: 1.418, L: 0.244
TSL
T: -1.940, S: 0.452, L: 0.246
CMYK
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 60% (0.600), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.294)
CMY
cyan: 100% (1.000), magenta: 72% (0.718), yellow: 29% (0.294)
XYZ
X: 10.553, Y: 7.929, Z: 44.145
xyY
x: 0.169, y: 0.127, Y: 7.929
CIELab
L: 33.834, a: 25.512, b: -62.106
CIELuv
L: 33.834, u: -16.134, v: -86.162
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.834, C: 67.142, H: 292.332
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.834, C: 87.659, H: 259.394
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.158, a: 17.620, b: -73.244
CIECAM02
J: 23.575, C: 64.961, h: 255.663, Q: 95.660, M: 56.807, s: 77.061, H: 308.852
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.643, jaune: -11.237, green: 2.891
LMS
L: 3.970, M: 6.303, S: 43.552
YCbCr
Y: 69.928, Cb: 186.068, Cr: 88.724
YCoCg
Y: 81.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: -45.000
YDbDr
Y: 62.784, Db: 176.364, Dr: 119.412
YPbPr
Y: 64.440, Pb: 62.280, Pr: -40.968
xvYCC
Y: 71.343, Cb: 182.709, Cr: 92.012
YIQ
Y: 62.784, I: -77.588, Q: 18.378
YUV
Y: 62.784, U: 57.682, V: -55.081
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 6.651
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Bold Blue ΔE = 2.642

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