#048b8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #048b8f is composed of 1.6% red, 54.5% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 97.2% cyan, 2.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 181.7 degrees, a saturation of 94.6% and a lightness of 28.8%. #048b8f color hex could be obtained by blending #08ffff with #00171f. Closest websafe color is: #009999.

    • R 2
    • G 55
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 97
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#048b8f color description : Dark cyan.

#048b8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #048b8f has RGB values of R:4, G:139, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.97, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 297871.

Hex triplet 048b8f #048b8f
RGB Decimal 4, 139, 143 rgb(4,139,143)
RGB Percent 1.6, 54.5, 56.1 rgb(1.6%,54.5%,56.1%)
CMYK 97, 3, 0, 44
HSL 181.7°, 94.6, 28.8 hsl(181.7,94.6%,28.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 181.7°, 97.2, 56.1
Web Safe 009999 #009999
CIE-LAB 52.368, -29.135, -11.079
XYZ 14.239, 20.473, 29.186
xyY 0.223, 0.32, 20.473
CIE-LCH 52.368, 31.17, 200.821
CIE-LUV 52.368, -39.856, -12.059
Hunter-Lab 45.247, -23.008, -6.572
Binary 00000100, 10001011, 10001111

Color Schemes with #048b8f

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Alternatives to #048b8f

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#048b8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #048b8f

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Shades and Tints of #048b8f

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, #000909 is the darkest color, while #f5feff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #048b8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #484b4b is the less saturated color, while #048b8f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #048b8f 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #506b6c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #83828c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #83809a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #1d909a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #54858d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #558496 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #148e96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population