#48afb4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48afb4 is composed of 28.2% red, 68.6% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60% cyan, 2.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 182.8 degrees, a saturation of 42.9% and a lightness of 49.4%. #48afb4 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #005f69. Closest websafe color is: #3399cc.

    • R 28
    • G 69
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 60
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#48afb4 color description : Moderate cyan.

#48afb4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48afb4 has RGB values of R:72, G:175, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 4763572.

Hex triplet 48afb4 #48afb4
RGB Decimal 72, 175, 180 rgb(72,175,180)
RGB Percent 28.2, 68.6, 70.6 rgb(28.2%,68.6%,70.6%)
CMYK 60, 3, 0, 29
HSL 182.8°, 42.9, 49.4 hsl(182.8,42.9%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 182.8°, 60, 70.6
Web Safe 3399cc #3399cc
CIE-LAB 66.005, -27.908, -11.473
XYZ 26.238, 35.331, 48.614
xyY 0.238, 0.321, 35.331
CIE-LCH 66.005, 30.174, 202.347
CIE-LUV 66.005, -41.482, -13.219
Hunter-Lab 59.44, -25.225, -6.884
Binary 01001000, 10101111, 10110100

Color Schemes with #48afb4

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Alternatives to #48afb4

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#48afb4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48afb4

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.background {background-color:#48afb4;}
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Shades and Tints of #48afb4

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, #050c0c is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48afb4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #788384 is the less saturated color, while #04edf8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48afb4 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #829798 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4a4af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a7a1be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #55b2bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #83a8b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85a6ba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #50b0bb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population