#48157e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48157e is composed of 28.2% red, 8.2% green and 49.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 42.9% cyan, 83.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 50.6% black. It has a hue angle of 269.1 degrees, a saturation of 71.4% and a lightness of 28.8%. #48157e color hex could be obtained by blending #902afc with #000000. Closest websafe color is: #330066.

    • R 28
    • G 8
    • B 49
    RGB color chart
    • C 43
    • M 83
    • Y 0
    • K 51
    CMYK color chart

#48157e color description : Dark violet.

#48157e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48157e has RGB values of R:72, G:21, B:126 and CMYK values of C:0.43, M:0.83, Y:0, K:0.51. Its decimal value is 4724094.

Hex triplet 48157e #48157e
RGB Decimal 72, 21, 126 rgb(72,21,126)
RGB Percent 28.2, 8.2, 49.4 rgb(28.2%,8.2%,49.4%)
CMYK 43, 83, 0, 51
HSL 269.1°, 71.4, 28.8 hsl(269.1,71.4%,28.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 269.1°, 83.3, 49.4
Web Safe 330066 #330066
CIE-LAB 21.655, 44.302, -48.852
XYZ 6.706, 3.42, 20.044
xyY 0.222, 0.113, 3.42
CIE-LCH 21.655, 65.948, 312.204
CIE-LUV 21.655, 8.22, -58.491
Hunter-Lab 18.494, 32.357, -51.313
Binary 01001000, 00010101, 01111110

Color Schemes with #48157e

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Alternatives to #48157e

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#48157e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48157e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48157e;}
.background {background-color:#48157e;}
.border {border:1px solid #48157e;}

Shades and Tints of #48157e

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, #050108 is the darkest color, while #faf6fe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48157e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #49484b is the less saturated color, while #48048f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48157e 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.

  • #303030 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #352b40 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #003c76 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #003f67 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #3f3d42 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #1a2e78 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #1a306f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #422f58 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population