#48b5e9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48b5e9 is composed of 28.2% red, 71% green and 91.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 69.1% cyan, 22.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 8.6% black. It has a hue angle of 199.4 degrees, a saturation of 78.5% and a lightness of 59.8%. #48b5e9 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #006bd3. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 28
    • G 71
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 69
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#48b5e9 color description : Soft blue.

#48b5e9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48b5e9 has RGB values of R:72, G:181, B:233 and CMYK values of C:0.69, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 4765161.

Hex triplet 48b5e9 #48b5e9
RGB Decimal 72, 181, 233 rgb(72,181,233)
RGB Percent 28.2, 71, 91.4 rgb(28.2%,71%,91.4%)
CMYK 69, 22, 0, 9
HSL 199.4°, 78.5, 59.8 hsl(199.4,78.5%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 199.4°, 69.1, 91.4
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 69.687, -14.75, -35.021
XYZ 33.901, 40.306, 83.08
xyY 0.216, 0.256, 40.306
CIE-LCH 69.687, 38.001, 247.16
CIE-LUV 69.687, -40.846, -54.089
Hunter-Lab 63.487, -15.787, -33.147
Binary 01001000, 10110101, 11101001

Color Schemes with #48b5e9

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Alternatives to #48b5e9

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#48b5e9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48b5e9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48b5e9;}
.background {background-color:#48b5e9;}
.border {border:1px solid #48b5e9;}

Shades and Tints of #48b5e9

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, #01070a is the darkest color, while #f7fcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48b5e9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #97999a is the less saturated color, while #38bbf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48b5e9 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8a9faa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9eace1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #95adee Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #36becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7fafe4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #79afec Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #3dbbd6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population