#48b979 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48b979 is composed of 28.2% red, 72.5% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 61.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 34.6% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 146 degrees, a saturation of 44.7% and a lightness of 50.4%. #48b979 color hex could be obtained by blending #90fff2 with #007300. Closest websafe color is: #33cc66.

    • R 28
    • G 73
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 61
    • M 0
    • Y 35
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#48b979 color description : Moderate cyan - lime green.

#48b979 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48b979 has RGB values of R:72, G:185, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0.61, M:0, Y:0.35, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 4766073.

Hex triplet 48b979 #48b979
RGB Decimal 72, 185, 121 rgb(72,185,121)
RGB Percent 28.2, 72.5, 47.5 rgb(28.2%,72.5%,47.5%)
CMYK 61, 0, 35, 27
HSL 146°, 44.7, 50.4 hsl(146,44.7%,50.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 146°, 61.1, 72.5
Web Safe 33cc66 #33cc66
CIE-LAB 67.616, -46.725, 23.218
XYZ 23.471, 37.454, 24.081
xyY 0.276, 0.441, 37.454
CIE-LCH 67.616, 52.176, 153.577
CIE-LUV 67.616, -48.394, 38.962
Hunter-Lab 61.2, -38.642, 19.511
Binary 01001000, 10111001, 01111001

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#48b979 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48b979

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.text {color:#48b979;}
.background {background-color:#48b979;}
.border {border:1px solid #48b979;}

Shades and Tints of #48b979

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f2faf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48b979

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #79887f is the less saturated color, while #04fd70 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48b979 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #82988b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6a978 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4a388 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6ab4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8eae78 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #97ab82 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #5db6a7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population