#48a4dd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48a4dd is composed of 28.2% red, 64.3% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.4% cyan, 25.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 203 degrees, a saturation of 68.7% and a lightness of 57.5%. #48a4dd color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #0049bb. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 64
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 67
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#48a4dd color description : Soft blue.

#48a4dd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48a4dd has RGB values of R:72, G:164, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.67, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4760797.

Hex triplet 48a4dd #48a4dd
RGB Decimal 72, 164, 221 rgb(72,164,221)
RGB Percent 28.2, 64.3, 86.7 rgb(28.2%,64.3%,86.7%)
CMYK 67, 26, 0, 13
HSL 203°, 68.7, 57.5 hsl(203,68.7%,57.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 203°, 67.4, 86.7
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 64.28, -9.442, -36.85
XYZ 28.996, 33.147, 73.273
xyY 0.214, 0.245, 33.147
CIE-LCH 64.28, 38.04, 255.628
CIE-LUV 64.28, -35.405, -57.199
Hunter-Lab 57.573, -10.855, -35.156
Binary 01001000, 10100100, 11011101

Color Schemes with #48a4dd

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Alternatives to #48a4dd

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#48a4dd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48a4dd

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #48a4dd

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 #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48a4dd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b949a is the less saturated color, while #27acfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48a4dd 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #81939f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e9fd7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #849fe2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #34afbc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #75a0d9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6ea1e0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3babc8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population