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Humbrol 47 Sea Blue / #48b5e0 Hex Color Code

#48b5e0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #48b5e0 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #48b5e0 is comprised of 28.24% red, 70.98% green and 87.84% blue. In the HSL color space #48b5e0 has a hue of 197° (degrees), 71% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 483.02 nm.

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#48b5e0 linear gradient to complementary #d18857

  1. #48b5e0
  2. #78aec9
  3. #94a7b2
  4. #a99f9b
  5. #b99884
  6. #c6906e
  7. #d18857

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #0a95be
  2. #279fc9
  3. #39aad5
  4. #48b5e0
  5. #56c0ec
  6. #63cbf7
  7. #70d7ff

Tones

  1. #48b5e0
  2. #5fafd3
  3. #6faac6
  4. #7ba4b9
  5. #859fad
  6. #8d99a0
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#48b5e0 to White

  1. #48b5e0
  2. #71c1e5
  3. #92cdea
  4. #afdaf0
  5. #cbe6f5
  6. #e5f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#48b5e0 to Black

  1. #48b5e0
  2. #3f94b7
  3. #36758f
  4. #2c5769
  5. #213a46
  6. #162025
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 1060-B
      #36b5e2
      ΔE = 1.024 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5836 - Sail Away
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sail Away / 225
      #55b4de
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS523
      #4eb6dd
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. CAS507
      #3bb7dd
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 298
      #57b5e0
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7244T Cerulean
      #5bb5de
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 7242T Castaway
      #61afd3
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 30-c1
      #2cb7e7
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 30-d3
      #62b1d6
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Note 86BG 43/321
      #55b1d9
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Azure Sky 3
      #57b7dd
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 86BG 43/321
      #61b9de
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-B
      #5eb3db
      ΔE = 1.859 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Gulf Coast / T70-6
      #57b7dc
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  12. Crayola

    1. ★ Blue Sky
      #38b0de
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10395
      #58b5d8
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  14. Sikkens

    1. S0.40.60
      #30b0da
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. R7.31.62
      #60b2d3
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  15. Behr

    1. 540B-5 Riviera Blue
      #5aaed4
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 530B-5 Azurean
      #4fb5d7
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Flyway - 6794
      #5db3d4
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. 7332-42 Prince Blue
      #4ab0d4
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  18. Caparol

    1. 2463
      #68b8dc
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  19. Berger

    1. Sunrise River / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  20. Asian Paints

    1. Running Stream / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  21. Vista Paint

    1. Sunrise River
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. Sunrise River / 7408
      #56b5d6
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 39.9%

#48b5e0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#48b5e0 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #48b5e0">…</p>

#48b5e0 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #48b5e0">…</p>

#48b5e0 shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #48b5e0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4765152
Binary
01001000, 10110101, 11100000
Hexadecimal
#48b5e0
LRV
≈ 39.8%
Closest short hex
#2be ΔE = 2.584
RGB
rgb(72, 181, 224)
RGBA
rgba(72, 181, 224, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.151, g: 0.379, b: 0.470
RYB
red: 0.282%, yellow: 0.531%, blue: 0.878%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-12012064 / 0xff48b5e0
HSL
hsl(197, 71%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(197, 71%%, 58%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 197° (196.974), saturation: 68% (0.679), value: 88% (0.878)
HSP
hue: 196.974, saturation: 67.857%, perceived brightness: 63.839%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 228.245, S: 85.521, L: 69.329
Cubehelix
H: -169.725, S: 0.909, L: 0.600
TSL
T: -1.828, S: 0.252, L: 0.601
CMYK
cyan: 68% (0.679), magenta: 19% (0.192), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.122)
CMY
cyan: 72% (0.718), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 12% (0.122)
XYZ
X: 32.646, Y: 39.804, Z: 76.469
xyY
x: 0.219, y: 0.267, Y: 39.804
CIELab
L: 69.329, a: -17.641, b: -30.656
CIELuv
L: 69.329, u: -41.317, v: -46.284
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.329, C: 35.369, H: 240.082
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.329, C: 62.043, H: 228.245
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.090, a: -18.044, b: -27.700
CIECAM02
J: 58.608, C: 49.953, h: 227.384, Q: 150.830, M: 43.684, s: 53.816, H: 288.190
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.192, jaune: -5.162, green: 4.669
LMS
L: 28.604, M: 45.064, S: 75.839
YCbCr
Y: 147.680, Cb: 163.009, Cr: 77.096
YCgCo
Y: 164.500, Cg: 16.500, Co: -20.000
YDbDr
Y: 153.311, Db: 106.369, Dr: 154.628
YPbPr
Y: 160.879, Pb: 34.035, Pr: -56.478
xvYCC
Y: 154.167, Cb: 157.897, Cr: 78.388
YIQ
Y: 153.311, I: -78.747, Q: -9.670
YUV
Y: 153.311, U: 34.787, V: -71.335
Munsell Color System
10B 6/10 ΔE = 4.340
Brand Color
Engadget ΔE = 3.875

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