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#483d8b Color Hex (dark slate blue)

Hex color #483d8b, RGB(72, 61, 139) - also known as dark slate blue - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #483d8b is a shade of blue. In a RGB color space it is composed of 28.24% red, 23.92% green and 54.51% blue. In HSL notation it has 248.5° hue, 39% saturation and 39.2% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 48.20% cyan, 56.12% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.49% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #483d8b is #438.

Color information

  • #483d8b is a shade of blue.
  • Blue is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 48.20%
    • Magenta: 56.12%
    • Yellow: 0%
    • Key color - black: 45.49%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 248.5° degrees
    • Saturation: 39%
    • Lightness: 39.2%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 72 (28.24%)
    • Green: 61 (23.92%)
    • Blue: 139 (54.51%)


C: 48.20%, M: 56.12%, Y: 0%, K: 45.49%
R: 72, G: 61, B: 139
H: 248.5°, S: 39%, L: 39.2%

Color harmonies

#483d8b color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #483d8b; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #483d8b; }

#483d8b text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#483d8b">Font color is #483d8b.</p>

Font color is #483d8b.

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#483d8b background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#483d8b">Background color is #483d8b.</div>

Background color is #483d8b.

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