#48a0de Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48a0de is composed of 28.2% red, 62.7% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 27.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 204.8 degrees, a saturation of 69.4% and a lightness of 57.6%. #48a0de color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #0041bd. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 63
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#48a0de color description : Soft blue.

#48a0de Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48a0de has RGB values of R:72, G:160, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4759774.

Hex triplet 48a0de #48a0de
RGB Decimal 72, 160, 222 rgb(72,160,222)
RGB Percent 28.2, 62.7, 87.1 rgb(28.2%,62.7%,87.1%)
CMYK 68, 28, 0, 13
HSL 204.8°, 69.4, 57.6 hsl(204.8,69.4%,57.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 204.8°, 67.6, 87.1
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 63.17, -6.882, -39.136
XYZ 28.425, 31.791, 73.742
xyY 0.212, 0.237, 31.791
CIE-LCH 63.17, 39.737, 260.026
CIE-LUV 63.17, -33.949, -61.19
Hunter-Lab 56.384, -8.683, -38.074
Binary 01001000, 10100000, 11011110

Color Schemes with #48a0de

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Alternatives to #48a0de

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#48a0de Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48a0de

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48a0de;}
.background {background-color:#48a0de;}
.border {border:1px solid #48a0de;}

Shades and Tints of #48a0de

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, #030b10 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48a0de

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939393 is the less saturated color, while #2fa4f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48a0de 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f919d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #899cd9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7d9de2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2facb9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #719ddb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #699ee1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #38a8c6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population