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#488dbd Hex Color Code

#488dbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #488dbd is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #488dbd is comprised of 28.24% red, 55.29% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #488dbd has a hue of 205° (degrees), 47% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.16 nm.

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#488dbd linear gradient to complementary #ad8a58

  1. #488dbd
  2. #668cac
  3. #7b8c9c
  4. #8b8b8b
  5. #988b7a
  6. #a38a69
  7. #ad8a58

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #2774a2
  2. #337cab
  3. #3e85b4
  4. #488dbd
  5. #5296c6
  6. #5c9ecf
  7. #65a7d8

Tones

  1. #488dbd
  2. #588bb3
  3. #648aa9
  4. #6d88a0
  5. #768696
  6. #7d858d
  7. #838383

Tints and Shades

#488dbd to white

  1. #488dbd
  2. #6c9fc8
  3. #8cb2d3
  4. #a9c4de
  5. #c6d8e9
  6. #e3ebf4
  7. #ffffff

#488dbd to black

  1. #488dbd
  2. #3e749b
  3. #345c7a
  4. #2a455a
  5. #1f2f3d
  6. #141b21
  7. #000000

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  1. Olympic

    1. ★ Blueberry Popover A51-5
      #4d8ebd
      ΔE = 0.620 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. King Triton B51-4
      #328cba
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Blueberry Popover / T10 43C-1
      #418dbe
      ΔE = 0.679 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Pansy Blue / T10 43H-2
      #598ab2
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-b3
      #488fc0
      ΔE = 0.760 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. 32-c4
      #4d92bd
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Peek a Blue / CL 2295D
      #4e8cb8
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ Torea / CL 2285D
      #4990c3
      ΔE = 1.413 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-2
      #428cc0
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Star Gazer
      #4a8cbf
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  7. Sto

    1. ★ 35201
      #3e8cc1
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-35-5 Empire Blue
      #488cc0
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Light Blue
      #5591be
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
    2. Lauderdale Blue
      #5293c5
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  10. Otokar

    1. ★ Scania Light Blue 1517603 / M151544
      #3f8ab7
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ 31BB 23/340
      #4a89bc
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Royal Regatta 4
      #3f87bc
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Westerly B3-C2-1
      #5088b4
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 8603 Atlantis
      #5092c3
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
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    1. ★ Prelude Blue / 31BB 23/340
      #5088b6
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Night / 250-5
      #3a8ebc
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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    1. ★ Jazzy Blue 10BB 27/290
      #4a8bb4
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
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    1. ★ 7331-53 Hussar Blue
      #478ab4
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. ★ 7329-63 Zenith
      #4387b7
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
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      #3190c3
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 6542
      #2d8abf
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
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      #3a89b8
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
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      #3e8fbc
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
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    1. ★ Turquoise
      #3e92c8
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
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    1. ★ Quiet Night / PPG1239-5
      #3e8fbc
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
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    1. T0.40.50
      #3091c5
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
    2. T0.30.50
      #548cb2
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
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    1. Atwood Lakes
      #4387b4
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Prelude Blue
      #4e88bc
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Soothing Sapphire / 7326
      #2c8bc3
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
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    1. Walker Lake / 103
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  26. California Paints

    1. DE 5858 - Walker Lake
      #3d87bb
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7689 C
      #298fc2
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. P 109-6 C
      #288dc8
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
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    1. 60.18.21
      #4e8abf
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  29. Caparol

    1. Iris 5
      #5490c4
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  30. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5344 B
      #3a92c1
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  31. Resene

    1. Subzero B66-066-246
      #5b8dbd
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
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#488dbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#488dbd foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #488dbd">…</p>

#488dbd background

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="background-color: #488dbd">…</p>

#488dbd shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #488dbd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4754877
Binary
01001000, 10001101, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#488dbd
LRV
≈ 24.1%
Closest short hex
#48b ΔE = 2.125
RGB
rgb(72, 141, 189)
RGBA
rgba(72, 141, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.179, g: 0.351, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.282%, yellow: 0.453%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12022339 / 0xff488dbd
HSL
hsl(205, 47%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 47%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (204.615), saturation: 62% (0.619), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 204.615, saturation: 61.905%, perceived brightness: 51.569%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 239.167, S: 76.861, L: 56.187
Cubehelix
H: -160.418, S: 0.662, L: 0.492
TSL
T: -2.041, S: 0.208, L: 0.493
CMYK
cyan: 62% (0.619), magenta: 25% (0.254), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 21.379, Y: 24.100, Z: 51.659
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.248, Y: 24.100
CIELab
L: 56.187, a: -7.072, b: -31.528
CIELuv
L: 56.187, u: -28.372, v: -47.531
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.187, C: 32.311, H: 257.357
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.187, C: 55.355, H: 239.167
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.091, a: -8.173, b: -28.028
CIECAM02
J: 44.670, C: 44.734, h: 238.527, Q: 131.680, M: 39.120, s: 54.505, H: 300.467
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.240, jaune: -5.400, green: 3.143
LMS
L: 17.630, M: 26.182, S: 51.194
YCbCr
Y: 124.090, Cb: 159.284, Cr: 94.301
YCgCo
Y: 135.750, Cg: 5.250, Co: -11.250
YDbDr
Y: 125.841, Db: 95.034, Dr: 102.393
YPbPr
Y: 129.759, Pb: 31.935, Pr: -36.708
xvYCC
Y: 127.440, Cb: 156.053, Cr: 95.755
YIQ
Y: 125.841, I: -56.525, Q: 0.344
YUV
Y: 125.841, U: 31.081, V: -47.235
Munsell Color System
5PB 5/10 ΔE = 1.529
Brand Color
Dell ΔE = 3.457

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