#48abb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48abb9 is composed of 28.2% red, 67.1% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.1% cyan, 7.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 187.4 degrees, a saturation of 44.7% and a lightness of 50.4%. #48abb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #005773. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 67
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#48abb9 color description : Moderate cyan.

#48abb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48abb9 has RGB values of R:72, G:171, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4762553.

Hex triplet 48abb9 #48abb9
RGB Decimal 72, 171, 185 rgb(72,171,185)
RGB Percent 28.2, 67.1, 72.5 rgb(28.2%,67.1%,72.5%)
CMYK 61, 8, 0, 27
HSL 187.4°, 44.7, 50.4 hsl(187.4,44.7%,50.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.4°, 61.1, 72.5
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 64.966, -24.458, -15.817
XYZ 25.99, 34.004, 51.09
xyY 0.234, 0.306, 34.004
CIE-LCH 64.966, 29.127, 212.891
CIE-LUV 64.966, -39.716, -20.58
Hunter-Lab 58.313, -22.491, -11.127
Binary 01001000, 10101011, 10111001

Color Schemes with #48abb9

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#48abb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48abb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48abb9;}
.background {background-color:#48abb9;}
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Shades and Tints of #48abb9

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f2f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48abb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #798688 is the less saturated color, while #04defd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48abb9 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
  • #9fa1b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a09fc2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #51afbc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7fa5b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #80a3bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4dadbb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population