#48a6bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48a6bb is composed of 28.2% red, 65.1% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.5% cyan, 11.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 191 degrees, a saturation of 45.8% and a lightness of 50.8%. #48a6bb color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #004d77. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 65
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#48a6bb color description : Moderate cyan.

#48a6bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48a6bb has RGB values of R:72, G:166, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4761275.

Hex triplet 48a6bb #48a6bb
RGB Decimal 72, 166, 187 rgb(72,166,187)
RGB Percent 28.2, 65.1, 73.3 rgb(28.2%,65.1%,73.3%)
CMYK 61, 11, 0, 27
HSL 191°, 45.8, 50.8 hsl(191,45.8%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 191°, 61.5, 73.3
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 63.538, -21.301, -19.098
XYZ 25.276, 32.236, 51.901
xyY 0.231, 0.295, 32.236
CIE-LCH 63.538, 28.609, 221.879
CIE-LUV 63.538, -37.743, -26.22
Hunter-Lab 56.777, -19.895, -14.455
Binary 01001000, 10100110, 10111011

Color Schemes with #48a6bb

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#48a6bb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48a6bb

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #48a6bb

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, #010303 is the darkest color, while #f4f9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48a6bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #78878b is the less saturated color, while #04d1ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48a6bb 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e9195 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a9db6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #999cc3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4dabb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7ca0b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7c9fc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ba9b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population