#48aae8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48aae8 is composed of 28.2% red, 66.7% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69% cyan, 26.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 203.3 degrees, a saturation of 77.7% and a lightness of 59.6%. #48aae8 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #0055d1. Closest websafe color is: #3399ff.

    • R 28
    • G 67
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#48aae8 color description : Soft blue.

#48aae8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48aae8 has RGB values of R:72, G:170, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4762344.

Hex triplet 48aae8 #48aae8
RGB Decimal 72, 170, 232 rgb(72,170,232)
RGB Percent 28.2, 66.7, 91 rgb(28.2%,66.7%,91%)
CMYK 69, 27, 0, 9
HSL 203.3°, 77.7, 59.6 hsl(203.3,77.7%,59.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.3°, 69, 91
Web Safe 3399ff #3399ff
CIE-LAB 66.482, -9.114, -39.464
XYZ 31.609, 35.951, 81.613
xyY 0.212, 0.241, 35.951
CIE-LCH 66.482, 40.503, 256.996
CIE-LUV 66.482, -37.024, -61.95
Hunter-Lab 59.959, -10.827, -38.731
Binary 01001000, 10101010, 11101000

Color Schemes with #48aae8

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#48aae8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48aae8

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Shades and Tints of #48aae8

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, #010609 is the darkest color, while #f6fbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48aae8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979899 is the less saturated color, while #38aef8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48aae8 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8598a5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #92a4e2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #85a5ec Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #2db5c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #77a6e4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6fa7eb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #36b1d0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population