#48c8de Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48c8de is composed of 28.2% red, 78.4% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 67.6% cyan, 9.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 188.8 degrees, a saturation of 69.4% and a lightness of 57.6%. #48c8de color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #0091bd. Closest websafe color is: #33cccc.

    • R 28
    • G 78
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 68
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#48c8de color description : Soft cyan.

#48c8de Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48c8de has RGB values of R:72, G:200, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.68, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 4770014.

Hex triplet 48c8de #48c8de
RGB Decimal 72, 200, 222 rgb(72,200,222)
RGB Percent 28.2, 78.4, 87.1 rgb(28.2%,78.4%,87.1%)
CMYK 68, 10, 0, 13
HSL 188.8°, 69.4, 57.6 hsl(188.8,69.4%,57.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.8°, 67.6, 87.1
Web Safe 33cccc #33cccc
CIE-LAB 74.798, -27.913, -21.202
XYZ 36.508, 47.957, 76.436
xyY 0.227, 0.298, 47.957
CIE-LCH 74.798, 35.052, 217.219
CIE-LUV 74.798, -48.24, -29.391
Hunter-Lab 69.251, -27.087, -16.966
Binary 01001000, 11001000, 11011110

Color Schemes with #48c8de

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Alternatives to #48c8de

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#48c8de Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48c8de

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48c8de;}
.background {background-color:#48c8de;}
.border {border:1px solid #48c8de;}

Shades and Tints of #48c8de

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, #030e10 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48c8de

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939393 is the less saturated color, while #2fdaf7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48c8de 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #92abb0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6bad5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b5b8e6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #4dcbda Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ebfd8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8dbee3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #4bcadb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population