#48b0ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48b0ad is composed of 28.2% red, 69% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 59.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.7% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 178.3 degrees, a saturation of 41.9% and a lightness of 48.6%. #48b0ad color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #00615b. Closest websafe color is: #339999.

    • R 28
    • G 69
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 59
    • M 0
    • Y 2
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#48b0ad color description : Dark moderate cyan.

#48b0ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48b0ad has RGB values of R:72, G:176, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.59, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 4763821.

Hex triplet 48b0ad #48b0ad
RGB Decimal 72, 176, 173 rgb(72,176,173)
RGB Percent 28.2, 69, 67.8 rgb(28.2%,69%,67.8%)
CMYK 59, 0, 2, 31
HSL 178.3°, 41.9, 48.6 hsl(178.3,41.9%,48.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 178.3°, 59.1, 69
Web Safe 339999 #339999
CIE-LAB 66.092, -30.364, -7.456
XYZ 25.738, 35.443, 45.018
xyY 0.242, 0.334, 35.443
CIE-LCH 66.092, 31.266, 193.796
CIE-LUV 66.092, -42.237, -6.583
Hunter-Lab 59.534, -27.015, -3.159
Binary 01001000, 10110000, 10101101

Color Schemes with #48b0ad

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Alternatives to #48b0ad

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#48b0ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48b0ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48b0ad;}
.background {background-color:#48b0ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #48b0ad;}

Shades and Tints of #48b0ad

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, #040909 is the darkest color, while #fafdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48b0ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #788080 is the less saturated color, while #05f3ec is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48b0ad 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
  • #829797 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7a4a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aba1b7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #58b1be Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #84a8aa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87a6b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #52b1b8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population