#48a8b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48a8b4 is composed of 28.2% red, 65.9% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60% cyan, 6.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 186.7 degrees, a saturation of 42.9% and a lightness of 49.4%. #48a8b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #005169. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 66
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 60
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#48a8b4 color description : Moderate cyan.

#48a8b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48a8b4 has RGB values of R:72, G:168, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4761780.

Hex triplet 48a8b4 #48a8b4
RGB Decimal 72, 168, 180 rgb(72,168,180)
RGB Percent 28.2, 65.9, 70.6 rgb(28.2%,65.9%,70.6%)
CMYK 60, 7, 0, 29
HSL 186.7°, 42.9, 49.4 hsl(186.7,42.9%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.7°, 60, 70.6
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 63.898, -24.409, -14.641
XYZ 24.911, 32.676, 48.172
xyY 0.236, 0.309, 32.676
CIE-LCH 63.898, 28.463, 210.956
CIE-LUV 63.898, -38.847, -18.657
Hunter-Lab 57.163, -22.248, -9.95
Binary 01001000, 10101000, 10110100

Color Schemes with #48a8b4

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Alternatives to #48a8b4

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#48a8b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48a8b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48a8b4;}
.background {background-color:#48a8b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #48a8b4;}

Shades and Tints of #48a8b4

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, #050b0c is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48a8b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #788284 is the less saturated color, while #04ddf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48a8b4 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f9295 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d9eaf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9f9cbd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #52acb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7ea2b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7fa0ba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4eaab7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population