#48abb8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48abb8 is composed of 28.2% red, 67.1% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.9% cyan, 7.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 187 degrees, a saturation of 44.1% and a lightness of 50.2%. #48abb8 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #005771. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 67
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#48abb8 color description : Moderate cyan.

#48abb8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48abb8 has RGB values of R:72, G:171, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 4762552.

Hex triplet 48abb8 #48abb8
RGB Decimal 72, 171, 184 rgb(72,171,184)
RGB Percent 28.2, 67.1, 72.2 rgb(28.2%,67.1%,72.2%)
CMYK 61, 7, 0, 28
HSL 187°, 44.1, 50.2 hsl(187,44.1%,50.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 187°, 60.9, 72.2
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 64.933, -24.753, -15.311
XYZ 25.885, 33.962, 50.536
xyY 0.234, 0.308, 33.962
CIE-LCH 64.933, 29.105, 211.739
CIE-LUV 64.933, -39.768, -19.726
Hunter-Lab 58.277, -22.701, -10.62
Binary 01001000, 10101011, 10111000

Color Schemes with #48abb8

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Alternatives to #48abb8

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#48abb8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48abb8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48abb8;}
.background {background-color:#48abb8;}
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Shades and Tints of #48abb8

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, #000101 is the darkest color, while #f2f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48abb8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #798587 is the less saturated color, while #04e0fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48abb8 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #819597 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0a1b3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a19fc1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #51afbc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #80a4b5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80a3be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4eadba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population