#48aac9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48aac9 is composed of 28.2% red, 66.7% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.2% cyan, 15.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 194.4 degrees, a saturation of 54.4% and a lightness of 53.5%. #48aac9 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #005593. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 67
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#48aac9 color description : Moderate cyan.

#48aac9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48aac9 has RGB values of R:72, G:170, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4762313.

Hex triplet 48aac9 #48aac9
RGB Decimal 72, 170, 201 rgb(72,170,201)
RGB Percent 28.2, 66.7, 78.8 rgb(28.2%,66.7%,78.8%)
CMYK 64, 15, 0, 21
HSL 194.4°, 54.4, 53.5 hsl(194.4,54.4%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 194.4°, 64.2, 78.8
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 65.233, -19.094, -24.302
XYZ 27.587, 34.342, 60.43
xyY 0.225, 0.281, 34.342
CIE-LCH 65.233, 30.906, 231.843
CIE-LUV 65.233, -38.523, -35.14
Hunter-Lab 58.602, -18.524, -20.118
Binary 01001000, 10101010, 11001001

Color Schemes with #48aac9

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Alternatives to #48aac9

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#48aac9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48aac9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48aac9;}
.background {background-color:#48aac9;}
.border {border:1px solid #48aac9;}

Shades and Tints of #48aac9

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, #040c0e is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48aac9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #888989 is the less saturated color, while #1ac2f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48aac9 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #82959b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ba1c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #98a0d0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #48b0bd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7ca4c5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7ba4ce Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #48aec1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population