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#488bc8 Hex Color Code

#488bc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #488bc8 is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #488bc8 is comprised of 28.24% red, 54.51% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #488bc8 has a hue of 209° (degrees), 54% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.01 nm.

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#488bc8 linear gradient to complementary #b89c58

  1. #488bc8
  2. #6a8db6
  3. #8190a4
  4. #939392
  5. #a1967f
  6. #ad996c
  7. #b89c58

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2572ad
  2. #327ab6
  3. #3d83bf
  4. #488bc8
  5. #5293d1
  6. #5c9cda
  7. #66a5e4

Tones

  1. #488bc8
  2. #598abd
  3. #668ab3
  4. #7189a8
  5. #7a899d
  6. #818893
  7. #888888

Tints and Shades

#488bc8 to white

  1. #488bc8
  2. #6d9dd1
  3. #8db0db
  4. #abc3e4
  5. #c7d7ed
  6. #e3ebf6
  7. #ffffff

#488bc8 to black

  1. #488bc8
  2. #3e72a4
  3. #355b80
  4. #2a445f
  5. #202f40
  6. #151b23
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
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      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
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    1. ★ Medium Blue
      #558cc0
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  10. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3390
      #3487c8
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-R90B
      #5b8cc1
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
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    1. ★ 6482
      #398eca
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
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      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
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      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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      #5688bc
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
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      #488cc0
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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    1. ★ 279 CP
      #5c8dc6
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. ★ 2143 C
      #3d87cb
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
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      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
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      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
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      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
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      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
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      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
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      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
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#488bc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#488bc8 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #488bc8">…</p>

#488bc8 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #488bc8">…</p>

#488bc8 shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #488bc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4754376
Binary
01001000, 10001011, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#488bc8
LRV
≈ 24.0%
Closest short hex
#38c ΔE = 2.059
RGB
rgb(72, 139, 200)
RGBA
rgba(72, 139, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.175, g: 0.338, b: 0.487
RYB
red: 0.282%, yellow: 0.455%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12022840 / 0xff488bc8
HSL
hsl(209, 54%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 54%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (208.594), saturation: 64% (0.640), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 208.594, saturation: 64.000%, perceived brightness: 51.805%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 244.978, S: 77.648, L: 56.099
Cubehelix
H: -155.534, S: 0.727, L: 0.493
TSL
T: -2.169, S: 0.212, L: 0.494
CMYK
cyan: 64% (0.640), magenta: 31% (0.305), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 22.327, Y: 24.011, Z: 58.090
xyY
x: 0.214, y: 0.230, Y: 24.011
CIELab
L: 56.099, a: -2.264, b: -37.902
CIELuv
L: 56.099, u: -27.302, v: -58.490
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.099, C: 37.970, H: 266.582
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.099, C: 64.548, H: 244.978
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.001, a: -4.421, b: -35.987
CIECAM02
J: 44.551, C: 49.270, h: 244.355, Q: 131.504, M: 43.086, s: 57.240, H: 303.242
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.286, jaune: -6.557, green: 2.944
LMS
L: 17.242, M: 25.404, S: 57.520
YCbCr
Y: 124.160, Cb: 164.695, Cr: 94.256
YCgCo
Y: 137.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: -14.000
YDbDr
Y: 125.921, Db: 111.463, Dr: 102.548
YPbPr
Y: 129.121, Pb: 38.205, Pr: -36.306
xvYCC
Y: 126.892, Cb: 161.560, Cr: 96.108
YIQ
Y: 125.921, I: -59.510, Q: 4.812
YUV
Y: 125.921, U: 36.455, V: -47.306
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/12 ΔE = 1.685
Brand Color
Rdio ΔE = 3.162

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