#48979e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48979e is composed of 28.2% red, 59.2% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 54.4% cyan, 4.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 184.9 degrees, a saturation of 37.4% and a lightness of 45.1%. #48979e color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #002f3d. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 28
    • G 59
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 54
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#48979e color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#48979e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48979e has RGB values of R:72, G:151, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.54, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 4757406.

Hex triplet 48979e #48979e
RGB Decimal 72, 151, 158 rgb(72,151,158)
RGB Percent 28.2, 59.2, 62 rgb(28.2%,59.2%,62%)
CMYK 54, 4, 0, 38
HSL 184.9°, 37.4, 45.1 hsl(184.9,37.4%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.9°, 54.4, 62
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 58.016, -22.093, -11.079
XYZ 19.909, 25.978, 36.311
xyY 0.242, 0.316, 25.978
CIE-LCH 58.016, 24.715, 206.633
CIE-LUV 58.016, -33.378, -13.143
Hunter-Lab 50.969, -19.471, -6.561
Binary 01001000, 10010111, 10011110

Color Schemes with #48979e

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Alternatives to #48979e

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#48979e Preview

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #48979e

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, #04090a is the darkest color, while #fbfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48979e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b797b is the less saturated color, while #01d2e5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48979e 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.

  • #808080 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #758586 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #90909c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #938ea8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #539ba7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #76929c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7791a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4f9aa3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population