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Hex #48ca9d

#48ca9d is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #48ca9d color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#48ca9d Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 72   G 202   B 157   copy to clipboard


H 159.23   S 0.55   L 0.54


C 51%   M 0%   Y 18%   K 21%
Usage of green The color #48ca9d is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#48ca9d Conversion and Usage

Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.

#48ca9d to RGB conversion

72% RED
202% GREEN
157% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(72, 202, 157); // for text color
background-color: rgb(72, 202, 157); // for background color

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#48ca9d to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
50.98 % 0 % 17.65 % 20.78 %

#48ca9d to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
159.231 0.55 0.54

CSS code: color: hsl(159.2, 55%, 54%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #48ca9d

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage for headings: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage as fill color: recommended
Usage for buttons: watch out for enough contrast

As a rather light shade, this color can very well be used as a fill/background, also to bigger elements. If there is no obvious reason, we do not recommend using it as text-color on white backgrounds (low contrast gives bad accessability-rating). Some usage-examples for #48ca9d

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #48ca9d

This shows how text with the hex-color #48ca9d would look on a white background. Because of the lightness of the color this color is not recommended to be used as font-color. However, if you know what youre doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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