#48a2b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48a2b8 is composed of 28.2% red, 63.5% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.9% cyan, 12% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 191.8 degrees, a saturation of 44.1% and a lightness of 50.2%. #48a2b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #004571. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 64
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#48a2b8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#48a2b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48a2b8 has RGB values of R:72, G:162, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 4760248.

Hex triplet 48a2b8 #48a2b8
RGB Decimal 72, 162, 184 rgb(72,162,184)
RGB Percent 28.2, 63.5, 72.2 rgb(28.2%,63.5%,72.2%)
CMYK 61, 12, 0, 28
HSL 191.8°, 44.1, 50.2 hsl(191.8,44.1%,50.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 191.8°, 60.9, 72.2
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 62.234, -20.127, -19.402
XYZ 24.242, 30.677, 49.989
xyY 0.231, 0.292, 30.677
CIE-LCH 62.234, 27.956, 223.949
CIE-LUV 62.234, -36.391, -26.785
Hunter-Lab 55.387, -18.8, -14.74
Binary 01001000, 10100010, 10111000

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Alternatives to #48a2b8

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#48a2b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48a2b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48a2b8;}
.background {background-color:#48a2b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #48a2b8;}

Shades and Tints of #48a2b8

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f2f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48a2b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #798487 is the less saturated color, while #04ccfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48a2b8 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.

  • #8a8a8a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d8f93 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #969ab4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9599c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4da8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a9db5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #799cbd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ba5b5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population