#48b3ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48b3ad is composed of 28.2% red, 70.2% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 59.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 3.4% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 176.6 degrees, a saturation of 42.6% and a lightness of 49.2%. #48b3ad color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #00675b. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 28
    • G 70
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 60
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#48b3ad color description : Moderate cyan.

#48b3ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48b3ad has RGB values of R:72, G:179, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.6, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 4764589.

Hex triplet 48b3ad #48b3ad
RGB Decimal 72, 179, 173 rgb(72,179,173)
RGB Percent 28.2, 70.2, 67.8 rgb(28.2%,70.2%,67.8%)
CMYK 60, 0, 3, 30
HSL 176.6°, 42.6, 49.2 hsl(176.6,42.6%,49.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 176.6°, 59.8, 70.2
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 67.001, -31.806, -6.109
XYZ 26.333, 36.633, 45.216
xyY 0.243, 0.339, 36.633
CIE-LCH 67.001, 32.388, 190.871
CIE-LUV 67.001, -43.369, -4.301
Hunter-Lab 60.525, -28.258, -1.926
Binary 01001000, 10110011, 10101101

Color Schemes with #48b3ad

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Alternatives to #48b3ad

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#48b3ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48b3ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48b3ad;}
.background {background-color:#48b3ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #48b3ad;}

Shades and Tints of #48b3ad

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, #040b0b is the darkest color, while #fcfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48b3ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #788382 is the less saturated color, while #04f7e9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48b3ad 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #839997 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaa6a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afa3b8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #59b4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #86abaa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #89a9b4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #53b3ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population