#48a8ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48a8ff is composed of 28.2% red, 65.9% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.8% cyan, 34.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 208.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 64.1%. #48a8ff color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #0051ff. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 28
    • G 66
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 72
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#48a8ff color description : Light blue.

#48a8ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48a8ff has RGB values of R:72, G:168, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4761855.

Hex triplet 48a8ff #48a8ff
RGB Decimal 72, 168, 255 rgb(72,168,255)
RGB Percent 28.2, 65.9, 100 rgb(28.2%,65.9%,100%)
CMYK 72, 34, 0, 0
HSL 208.5°, 100, 64.1 hsl(208.5,100%,64.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.5°, 71.8, 100
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 66.976, -0.228, -51.238
XYZ 34.721, 36.6, 99.837
xyY 0.203, 0.214, 36.6
CIE-LCH 66.976, 51.239, 269.745
CIE-LUV 66.976, -35.346, -83.052
Hunter-Lab 60.498, -3.428, -55.495
Binary 01001000, 10101000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #48a8ff

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Alternatives to #48a8ff

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#48a8ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48a8ff

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Shades and Tints of #48a8ff

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, #00070d is the darkest color, while #f9fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48a8ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ca4ab is the less saturated color, while #48a8ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48a8ff 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8699aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #86a5f9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #71a8ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #00b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6fa6fb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #62a8ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #1ab2da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population