#48a8bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48a8bc is composed of 28.2% red, 65.9% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.7% cyan, 10.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 190.3 degrees, a saturation of 46.4% and a lightness of 51%. #48a8bc color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #005179. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 66
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 62
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#48a8bc color description : Moderate cyan.

#48a8bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48a8bc has RGB values of R:72, G:168, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.62, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 4761788.

Hex triplet 48a8bc #48a8bc
RGB Decimal 72, 168, 188 rgb(72,168,188)
RGB Percent 28.2, 65.9, 73.7 rgb(28.2%,65.9%,73.7%)
CMYK 62, 11, 0, 26
HSL 190.3°, 46.4, 51 hsl(190.3,46.4%,51%)
HSV (or HSB) 190.3°, 61.7, 73.7
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 64.17, -22.032, -18.694
XYZ 25.75, 33.012, 52.589
xyY 0.231, 0.296, 33.012
CIE-LCH 64.17, 28.894, 220.314
CIE-LUV 64.17, -38.44, -25.506
Hunter-Lab 57.456, -20.55, -14.049
Binary 01001000, 10101000, 10111100

Color Schemes with #48a8bc

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#48a8bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48a8bc

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Shades and Tints of #48a8bc

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, #010304 is the darkest color, while #f4fafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48a8bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #828282 is the less saturated color, while #0ecef6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48a8bc 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #809397 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9fb7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9b9dc5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4eadba Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7da2b9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7da1c1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4cabba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population