#48b879 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48b879 is composed of 28.2% red, 72.2% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 60.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 34.2% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 146.3 degrees, a saturation of 44.1% and a lightness of 50.2%. #48b879 color hex could be obtained by blending #90fff2 with #007100. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 28
    • G 72
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 0
    • Y 34
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#48b879 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#48b879 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48b879 has RGB values of R:72, G:184, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0, Y:0.34, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 4765817.

Hex triplet 48b879 #48b879
RGB Decimal 72, 184, 121 rgb(72,184,121)
RGB Percent 28.2, 72.2, 47.5 rgb(28.2%,72.2%,47.5%)
CMYK 61, 0, 34, 28
HSL 146.3°, 44.1, 50.2 hsl(146.3,44.1%,50.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 146.3°, 60.9, 72.2
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 67.305, -46.314, 22.798
XYZ 23.263, 37.037, 24.011
xyY 0.276, 0.439, 37.037
CIE-LCH 67.305, 51.621, 153.792
CIE-LUV 67.305, -48.012, 38.335
Hunter-Lab 60.858, -38.272, 19.208
Binary 01001000, 10111000, 01111001

Color Schemes with #48b879

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Alternatives to #48b879

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#48b879 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48b879

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48b879;}
.background {background-color:#48b879;}
.border {border:1px solid #48b879;}

Shades and Tints of #48b879

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, #000100 is the darkest color, while #f2faf5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48b879

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #79877f is the less saturated color, while #04fc70 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48b879 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
  • #81978b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5a878 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3a288 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #69b3c0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8dae78 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #96aa82 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5db5a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population