Encycolorpedia

#48a0cd Hex Color Code

#48a0cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #48a0cd is a shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #48a0cd is comprised of 28.24% red, 62.75% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #48a0cd has a hue of 200° (degrees), 57% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.71 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#48a0cd linear gradient to complementary #ba895b

  1. #48a0cd
  2. #6d9cba
  3. #8498a7
  4. #969594
  5. #a49181
  6. #b08d6e
  7. #ba895b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #1e83af
  2. #2e8db9
  3. #3c96c3
  4. #48a0cd
  5. #54aad7
  6. #5fb4e2
  7. #6abeec

Tones

  1. #48a0cd
  2. #5b9cc2
  3. #6999b7
  4. #7495ac
  5. #7d92a1
  6. #848e96
  7. #8b8b8b

Tints and Shades

#48a0cd to white

  1. #48a0cd
  2. #6fafd5
  3. #8fbfde
  4. #accfe6
  5. #c8deee
  6. #e4eff7
  7. #ffffff

#48a0cd to black

  1. #48a0cd
  2. #3f83a7
  3. #356884
  4. #2b4d61
  5. #203541
  6. #151d23
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 112-13 C
      #4da1ce
      ΔE = 0.632 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. P 115-14 U
      #3ea5d0
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c3
      #539fca
      ΔE = 1.038 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. 32-c3
      #529ac7
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Bonaventure / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bonaventure / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bonaventure
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  6. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Mughal Blue / 7359
      #4a9cc7
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  7. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Évasion
      #45a4d4
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. ★ Bleu horizon
      #4f9bc6
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Night Magic / 151-5
      #3b9fd2
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Mystic Blue / 152-5
      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Night Magic 151-5
      #3b9fd2
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Mystic Blue 152-5
      #44a6d1
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  10. Sikkens

    1. ★ S9.35.56
      #53a1d0
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. S1.38.56
      #3aa2cc
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2004-1
      #4a9ecf
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6053
      #59a2ce
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ 5293
      #5ca2cc
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 540B-6 Sea Ridge
      #3a9ec9
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. ★ 550B-5 Windjammer
      #37a5d7
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  14. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Lothern Blue
      #34a2cf
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  15. Levis

    1. ★ Kleur Van Het Jaar Zwembadblauw
      #42a3cd
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 39/02
      #30a4d4
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. 40/02
      #4ca8d8
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Bayberry Blue / 790
      #409ed2
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Lake Tahoe / 783
      #4399c5
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ 93BG 32/374
      #2ea3d1
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Striking Cyan
      #36a0ca
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1050-B
      #37a4d9
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #24a4d6
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-33-6 Sky High
      #1aa2d4
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  22. Bristol

    1. Reservoir / P124-C4
      #40a2ca
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Reservoir / T12 43.F3
      #40a2ca
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Headwater / T10 44B-2
      #52a8d4
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10399
      #2c9bca
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. Bluebird's Song / 93BG 32/374
      #3aa2cb
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. Blue Tango
      #539fd1
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  27. Brillux

    1. 63.18.18
      #5aa5d3
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  28. Duron

    1. Major Blue
      #0aa0d2
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  29. General Paint

    1. Lyric / CL 2245D
      #5ba6d2
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. 4091 Azure Afternoon 89BG 37/353
      #39a7d4
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  31. Kelly-Moore

    1. Galleon Blue / HL 4288-3
      #4798c2
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. Bonaventure / KM3150-2
      #5fa5cb
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. Agile Blue
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  33. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Jacaranda - 6802
      #5a9ec0
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 30.4%

#48a0cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#48a0cd foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #48a0cd">…</p>

#48a0cd background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #48a0cd">…</p>

#48a0cd shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #48a0cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4759757
Binary
01001000, 10100000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#48a0cd
LRV
≈ 30.9%
Closest short hex
#39c ΔE = 3.172
RGB
rgb(72, 160, 205)
RGBA
rgba(72, 160, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.165, g: 0.366, b: 0.469
RYB
red: 0.282%, yellow: 0.490%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12017459 / 0xff48a0cd
HSL
hsl(200, 57%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(200, 57%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 200° (200.301), saturation: 65% (0.649), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 200.301, saturation: 64.878%, perceived brightness: 57.325%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 233.293, S: 81.624, L: 62.444
Cubehelix
H: -165.707, S: 0.762, L: 0.543
TSL
T: -1.916, S: 0.230, L: 0.544
CMYK
cyan: 65% (0.649), magenta: 22% (0.220), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 37% (0.373), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 26.258, Y: 30.924, Z: 62.331
xyY
x: 0.220, y: 0.259, Y: 30.924
CIELab
L: 62.444, a: -12.473, b: -30.817
CIELuv
L: 62.444, u: -34.679, v: -46.515
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.444, C: 33.245, H: 247.965
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.444, C: 58.020, H: 233.293
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.610, a: -13.031, b: -27.529
CIECAM02
J: 51.119, C: 47.000, h: 232.355, Q: 140.865, M: 41.101, s: 54.016, H: 294.045
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.213, jaune: -5.231, green: 3.905
LMS
L: 22.405, M: 34.399, S: 61.796
YCbCr
Y: 135.234, Cb: 160.779, Cr: 86.173
YCgCo
Y: 149.250, Cg: 10.750, Co: -15.250
YDbDr
Y: 138.818, Db: 99.585, Dr: 127.069
YPbPr
Y: 144.496, Pb: 32.620, Pr: -46.070
xvYCC
Y: 140.097, Cb: 156.654, Cr: 87.531
YIQ
Y: 138.818, I: -66.880, Q: -4.607
YUV
Y: 138.818, U: 32.569, V: -58.620
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 3.007
Brand Color
Foursquare ΔE = 3.504

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue