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#48b3e6 Hex Color Code

#48b3e6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #48b3e6 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #48b3e6 is comprised of 28.24% red, 70.2% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #48b3e6 has a hue of 199° (degrees), 76% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 481.84 nm.

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#48b3e6 linear gradient to complementary #d1945d

  1. #48b3e6
  2. #77aecf
  3. #93a9b8
  4. #a8a4a1
  5. #b89f8b
  6. #c69974
  7. #d1945d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0793c4
  2. #269dcf
  3. #39a8db
  4. #48b3e6
  5. #56bef2
  6. #63c9fd
  7. #70d4ff

Tones

  1. #48b3e6
  2. #60aed9
  3. #70aacb
  4. #7da5be
  5. #87a0b1
  6. #909ca4
  7. #979797

Tints and Shades

#48b3e6 to white

  1. #48b3e6
  2. #72bfea
  3. #93ccef
  4. #b0d8f3
  5. #cbe5f7
  6. #e5f2fb
  7. #ffffff

#48b3e6 to black

  1. #48b3e6
  2. #3f93bc
  3. #367393
  4. #2c566c
  5. #223a48
  6. #162026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 31-c1
      #5cafde
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 30-b
      #00b2ed
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  2. Crayola

    1. Electric Blue
      #23b2ee
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Blue Sky
      #38b0de
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 298 XGC
      #3eb4e2
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. P 115-6 C
      #1fb3e5
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. Little Boy Blue
      #5aaed9
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Rio Carnival R147C
      #5faed6
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  5. Focoltone

    1. 3408
      #00b2ed
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 3394
      #00b6ee
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  7. California Paints

    1. DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / 150-4
      #67b3e1
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6005
      #55baed
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 5246
      #00afea
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  10. Caparol

    1. 40/07
      #64b0e0
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  12. CIL

    1. Azure Afternoon
      #4eacd9
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  14. Olympic

    1. Windjammer A52-4
      #5bacdb
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  16. Glidden

    1. Xavier Blue / PPG1240-4
      #6ab4e0
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Blue Note / 86BG 43/321
      #69b4e3
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  17. Humbrol

    1. 47 Sea Blue
      #48b5e0
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. Cerulean / NP PB 1535 T
      #62add7
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 37.4%

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#48b3e6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#48b3e6 foreground

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #48b3e6">…</p>

#48b3e6 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #48b3e6">…</p>

#48b3e6 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #48b3e6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4764646
Binary
01001000, 10110011, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#48b3e6
LRV
≈ 39.3%
Closest short hex
#4be ΔE = 2.817
RGB
rgb(72, 179, 230)
RGBA
rgba(72, 179, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.150, g: 0.372, b: 0.478
RYB
red: 0.282%, yellow: 0.533%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12012570 / 0xff48b3e6
HSL
hsl(199, 76%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(199, 76%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 199° (199.367), saturation: 69% (0.687), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 199.367, saturation: 68.696%, perceived brightness: 63.704%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 232.796, S: 85.621, L: 68.988
Cubehelix
H: -166.842, S: 0.937, L: 0.598
TSL
T: -1.890, S: 0.252, L: 0.599
CMYK
cyan: 69% (0.687), magenta: 22% (0.222), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 33.070, Y: 39.327, Z: 80.696
xyY
x: 0.216, y: 0.257, Y: 39.327
CIELab
L: 68.988, a: -14.657, b: -34.462
CIELuv
L: 68.988, u: -40.293, v: -53.076
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.988, C: 37.449, H: 246.959
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.988, C: 66.638, H: 232.796
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.712, a: -15.616, b: -32.395
CIECAM02
J: 58.212, C: 52.018, h: 231.502, Q: 150.319, M: 45.489, s: 55.010, H: 293.050
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.216, jaune: -5.845, green: 4.510
LMS
L: 28.024, M: 43.983, S: 79.990
YCbCr
Y: 147.260, Cb: 166.225, Cr: 77.406
YCgCo
Y: 165.000, Cg: 14.000, Co: -21.500
YDbDr
Y: 152.821, Db: 116.133, Dr: 153.698
YPbPr
Y: 159.881, Pb: 37.805, Pr: -55.846
xvYCC
Y: 153.310, Cb: 161.209, Cr: 78.943
YIQ
Y: 152.821, I: -80.126, Q: -6.758
YUV
Y: 152.821, U: 37.981, V: -70.906
Munsell Color System
2.5PB 6/10 ΔE = 4.263
Brand Color
500px ΔE = 3.463

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