#48c9b2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48c9b2 is composed of 28.2% red, 78.8% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 64.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 11.4% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 169.3 degrees, a saturation of 54.4% and a lightness of 53.5%. #48c9b2 color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #009365. Closest websafe color is: #33cc99.

    • R 28
    • G 79
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 64
    • M 0
    • Y 11
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#48c9b2 color description : Moderate cyan.

#48c9b2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48c9b2 has RGB values of R:72, G:201, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.64, M:0, Y:0.11, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 4770226.

Hex triplet 48c9b2 #48c9b2
RGB Decimal 72, 201, 178 rgb(72,201,178)
RGB Percent 28.2, 78.8, 69.8 rgb(28.2%,78.8%,69.8%)
CMYK 64, 0, 11, 21
HSL 169.3°, 54.4, 53.5 hsl(169.3,54.4%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 169.3°, 64.2, 78.8
Web Safe 33cc99 #33cc99
CIE-LAB 73.78, -40.632, 1.112
XYZ 31.592, 46.363, 49.401
xyY 0.248, 0.364, 46.363
CIE-LCH 73.78, 40.647, 178.432
CIE-LUV 73.78, -51.272, 8.065
Hunter-Lab 68.09, -36.338, 4.647
Binary 01001000, 11001001, 10110010

Color Schemes with #48c9b2

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Alternatives to #48c9b2

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#48c9b2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48c9b2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#48c9b2;}
.background {background-color:#48c9b2;}
.border {border:1px solid #48c9b2;}

Shades and Tints of #48c9b2

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, #040e0c is the darkest color, while #fefffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48c9b2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #888989 is the less saturated color, while #1af7cf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48c9b2 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ea8a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfb8ac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b3be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #62c7d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93beae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #99bbb9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #58c7c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population