#48a2ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48a2ad is composed of 28.2% red, 63.5% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 58.4% cyan, 6.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 186.5 degrees, a saturation of 41.2% and a lightness of 48%. #48a2ad color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #00455b. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 28
    • G 64
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 58
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#48a2ad color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#48a2ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48a2ad has RGB values of R:72, G:162, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.58, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 4760237.

Hex triplet 48a2ad #48a2ad
RGB Decimal 72, 162, 173 rgb(72,162,173)
RGB Percent 28.2, 63.5, 67.8 rgb(28.2%,63.5%,67.8%)
CMYK 58, 6, 0, 32
HSL 186.5°, 41.2, 48 hsl(186.5,41.2%,48%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.5°, 58.4, 67.8
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 61.855, -23.404, -13.797
XYZ 23.134, 30.234, 44.149
xyY 0.237, 0.31, 30.234
CIE-LCH 61.855, 27.168, 210.52
CIE-LUV 61.855, -36.923, -17.366
Hunter-Lab 54.985, -21.125, -9.116
Binary 01001000, 10100010, 10101101

Color Schemes with #48a2ad

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Alternatives to #48a2ad

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#48a2ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48a2ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48a2ad;}
.background {background-color:#48a2ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #48a2ad;}

Shades and Tints of #48a2ad

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, #030607 is the darkest color, while #f8fcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48a2ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #777d7e is the less saturated color, while #06d6ef is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48a2ad 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.

  • #888888 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b8d8f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9899a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9a97b6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #52a6b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b9caa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7c9bb3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ea4b0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population