#48b8c6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48b8c6 is composed of 28.2% red, 72.2% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 63.6% cyan, 7.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 186.7 degrees, a saturation of 52.5% and a lightness of 52.9%. #48b8c6 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #00718d. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 28
    • G 72
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 22
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#48b8c6 color description : Moderate cyan.

#48b8c6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48b8c6 has RGB values of R:72, G:184, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 4765894.

Hex triplet 48b8c6 #48b8c6
RGB Decimal 72, 184, 198 rgb(72,184,198)
RGB Percent 28.2, 72.2, 77.6 rgb(28.2%,72.2%,77.6%)
CMYK 64, 7, 0, 22
HSL 186.7°, 52.5, 52.9 hsl(186.7,52.5%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 186.7°, 63.6, 77.6
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 69.279, -27.139, -16.489
XYZ 30.003, 39.733, 59.511
xyY 0.232, 0.307, 39.733
CIE-LCH 69.279, 31.755, 211.282
CIE-LUV 69.279, -43.834, -21.486
Hunter-Lab 63.034, -25.348, -11.852
Binary 01001000, 10111000, 11000110

Color Schemes with #48b8c6

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Alternatives to #48b8c6

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#48b8c6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48b8c6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48b8c6;}
.background {background-color:#48b8c6;}
.border {border:1px solid #48b8c6;}

Shades and Tints of #48b8c6

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 #fbfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48b8c6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f8d8f is the less saturated color, while #11e3fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48b8c6 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #889ea1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaacbf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #abaacf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #51bbc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #86b0c2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87afcc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4ebac8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population