#48a3b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48a3b5 is composed of 28.2% red, 63.9% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.2% cyan, 9.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 189.9 degrees, a saturation of 43.1% and a lightness of 49.6%. #48a3b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #00476b. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 64
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 60
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#48a3b5 color description : Moderate cyan.

#48a3b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48a3b5 has RGB values of R:72, G:163, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4760501.

Hex triplet 48a3b5 #48a3b5
RGB Decimal 72, 163, 181 rgb(72,163,181)
RGB Percent 28.2, 63.9, 71 rgb(28.2%,63.9%,71%)
CMYK 60, 10, 0, 29
HSL 189.9°, 43.1, 49.6 hsl(189.9,43.1%,49.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.9°, 60.2, 71
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 62.429, -21.552, -17.424
XYZ 24.108, 30.906, 48.409
xyY 0.233, 0.299, 30.906
CIE-LCH 62.429, 27.714, 218.954
CIE-LUV 62.429, -36.912, -23.422
Hunter-Lab 55.594, -19.883, -12.712
Binary 01001000, 10100011, 10110101

Color Schemes with #48a3b5

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Alternatives to #48a3b5

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#48a3b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48a3b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48a3b5;}
.background {background-color:#48a3b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #48a3b5;}

Shades and Tints of #48a3b5

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, #050b0d is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48a3b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #798284 is the less saturated color, while #04d1f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48a3b5 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
  • #989bb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9899be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4fa8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b9eb2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7b9cba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ca6b4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population