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#48b2ff Hex Color Code

#48b2ff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #48b2ff is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #48b2ff is comprised of 28.24% red, 69.8% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #48b2ff has a hue of 205° (degrees), 100% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.85 nm.

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

#48b2ff linear gradient to complementary #d6b471

  1. #48b2ff
  2. #79b2e7
  3. #96b2d0
  4. #acb2b9
  5. #bcb3a1
  6. #cab38a
  7. #d6b471

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0092dc
  2. #209ce7
  3. #37a7f3
  4. #48b2ff
  5. #57bdff
  6. #66c8ff
  7. #73d4ff

Tones

  1. #48b2ff
  2. #64afef
  3. #78ade0
  4. #86aad1
  5. #92a8c1
  6. #9ba5b2
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#48b2ff to white

  1. #48b2ff
  2. #75beff
  3. #96cbff
  4. #b3d8ff
  5. #cee5ff
  6. #e7f2ff
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#48b2ff to black

  1. #48b2ff
  2. #4092d0
  3. #3773a2
  4. #2e5577
  5. #23394f
  6. #162029
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. Water Fountain
      #73b6fe
      ΔE = 3.991 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Ocean Sigh
      #2ba6f1
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  2. Plascon

    1. Athenas Dream B4-A2-1
      #78b0ec
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Big Sur B3-A2-1
      #70b4ec
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  3. Ford

    1. Regatta Blue
      #79b3f3
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Blue
      #4cb9fa
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  4. Chrysler

    1. Blue
      #4cb9fa
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Fountain Blue
      #7aace1
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. 284 C
      #6cace4
      ΔE = 4.279 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 2915 U
      #64b3e8
      ΔE = 5.126 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  6. Designers Guild

    1. Sky
      #70b1ff
      ΔE = 4.368 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  7. Caparol

    1. 42/06
      #7cb0e8
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. 41/02
      #78ace4
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Blue
      #00adf4
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  9. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 1550-R80B
      #72a9e2
      ΔE = 4.793 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R90B
      #73aae1
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Victoria Blue / 148-4
      #7bade2
      ΔE = 5.016 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  12. California Paints

    1. DE 5864 - Use the Good China
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  13. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Cornflower / 440
      #72a7e1
      ΔE = 5.179 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  14. Berger

    1. City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. City of Atlantis / 7328
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. City of Atlantis
      #6ca8de
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 36.5%

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#48b2ff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#48b2ff foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #48b2ff">…</p>

#48b2ff background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #48b2ff">…</p>

#48b2ff shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #48b2ff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4764415
Binary
01001000, 10110010, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#48b2ff
LRV
≈ 40.4%
Closest short hex
#5ae ΔE = 3.178
RGB
rgb(72, 178, 255)
RGBA
rgba(72, 178, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.143, g: 0.352, b: 0.505
RYB
red: 28.235%, yellow: 54.557%, blue: 100.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12012801 / 0xff48b2ff
HSL
hsl(205, 100%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(205, 100%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 205° (205.246), saturation: 72% (0.718), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 205.246, saturation: 71.765%, perceived brightness: 65.104%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.797, S: 99.987, L: 69.778
Cubehelix
H: -159.642, S: 1.085, L: 0.607
TSL
T: -2.060, S: 0.257, L: 0.608
CMYK
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 36.636, Y: 40.434, Z: 100.462
xyY
x: 0.206, y: 0.228, Y: 40.434
CIELab
L: 69.778, a: -5.851, b: -46.812
CIELuv
L: 69.778, u: -38.726, v: -75.344
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.778, C: 47.177, H: 262.876
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.778, C: 84.713, H: 242.797
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.588, a: -8.437, b: -49.160
CIECAM02
J: 59.027, C: 60.184, h: 240.953, Q: 151.368, M: 52.630, s: 58.966, H: 301.613
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.289, jaune: -8.079, green: 4.236
LMS
L: 27.902, M: 43.473, S: 99.454
YCbCr
Y: 149.206, Cb: 177.491, Cr: 75.999
YCoCg
Y: 170.750, Cg: 7.250, Co: -27.750
YDbDr
Y: 155.084, Db: 150.341, Dr: 158.007
YPbPr
Y: 160.966, Pb: 50.690, Pr: -56.542
xvYCC
Y: 154.241, Cb: 172.528, Cr: 78.332
YIQ
Y: 155.084, I: -87.883, Q: 1.543
YUV
Y: 155.084, U: 49.170, V: -72.891
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/10 ΔE = 7.979
Brand Color
Twitter ΔE = 6.076

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