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#48D1CC Hex Code

Color Name: Medium Turquoise

What is hex #48D1CC Color?

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The color name of hex code #48D1CC is Medium Turquoise. The RGB values are (72, 209, 204) which means it is composed of 15% red, 43% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:66 M:0 Y:2 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, #48D1CC has a hue of 178°, 66% saturation and a brightness value of 82%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #48D1CC Color Codes

Color NameMedium Turquoise
RGB Values(72, 209, 204)
CMYK Values(66%, 0%, 2%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(178°, 66%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#33CCCC
Inverse Color#B72E33 [American Red]
Closest Pantone®333 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#D1484D [English Vermillion]
#48D1CC Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A7A7A7
Weighted Average (Luma)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Hex #48D1CC Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 48D1CC. Complementary color is D1484D

Complementary Palette

The complement of #48D1CC is #D1484D which is called English Vermillion. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #48D1CC color is offered by #D1484D. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (48D1CC, 4892D1 and 48D188)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #48D1CC are #4892D1 and #48D188, called Celestial Blue and Emerald, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #48D1CC with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (48D1CC, D14892 and D18848)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #48D1CC are #D14892 (Pink (Pantone)) and #D18848 (Peru). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (48D1CC, CC48D1 and D1CC48)

Triadic Palette

#48D1CC triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CC48D1 (Steel Pink) and #D1CC48 (Old Gold) along with #48D1CC, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (48D1CC, CC48D1, D1484D and 4DD148)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #48D1CC has #CC48D1 (Steel Pink), #D1484D (English Vermillion) and #4DD148 (Lime Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (48D1CC, 8848D1, D1484D and 92D148)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #48D1CC contains #8848D1 (Dark Orchid), #D1484D (English Vermillion) and #92D148 (Kiwi). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Hex #48D1CC Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #48D1CC rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 48D1CC Color


  • Transparent 6DDAD66DDAD6
  • Transparent 7FDFDB7FDFDB
  • Transparent 91E3E091E3E0
  • Transparent A4E8E6A4E8E6
  • Transparent B6EDEBB6EDEB
  • Transparent C8F1F0C8F1F0
  • Transparent DAF6F5DAF6F5
  • Transparent EDFAFAEDFAFA


  • Transparent 53C1BD53C1BD
  • Transparent 59B9B559B9B5
  • Transparent 5EB1AE5EB1AE
  • Transparent 64A9A664A9A6
  • Transparent 6AA09E6AA09E
  • Transparent 6F98976F9897
  • Transparent 75908F75908F
  • Transparent 7A88887A8888


  • Transparent 3AA7A33AA7A3
  • Transparent 32928F32928F
  • Transparent 2B7D7A2B7D7A
  • Transparent 246966246966
  • Transparent 1D54521D5452
  • Transparent 163F3D163F3D
  • Transparent 0E2A290E2A29
  • Transparent 071514071514

#48D1CC Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.