#48aae4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48aae4 is composed of 28.2% red, 66.7% green and 89.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 68.4% cyan, 25.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.6% black. It has a hue angle of 202.3 degrees, a saturation of 74.3% and a lightness of 58.8%. #48aae4 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #0055c9. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 67
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#48aae4 color description : Soft blue.

#48aae4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48aae4 has RGB values of R:72, G:170, B:228 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 4762340.

Hex triplet 48aae4 #48aae4
RGB Decimal 72, 170, 228 rgb(72,170,228)
RGB Percent 28.2, 66.7, 89.4 rgb(28.2%,66.7%,89.4%)
CMYK 68, 25, 0, 11
HSL 202.3°, 74.3, 58.8 hsl(202.3,74.3%,58.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 202.3°, 68.4, 89.4
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 66.31, -10.436, -37.539
XYZ 31.047, 35.726, 78.654
xyY 0.213, 0.246, 35.726
CIE-LCH 66.31, 38.963, 254.463
CIE-LUV 66.31, -37.209, -58.506
Hunter-Lab 59.771, -11.881, -36.181
Binary 01001000, 10101010, 11100100

Color Schemes with #48aae4

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Alternatives to #48aae4

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#48aae4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48aae4

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.border {border:1px solid #48aae4;}

Shades and Tints of #48aae4

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, #010305 is the darkest color, while #f3f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48aae4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #91979b is the less saturated color, while #30b0fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48aae4 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8498a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #93a4de Protanopia 1% of men
  • #88a4e9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #32b5c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #78a6e0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #71a6e7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3ab1ce Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population