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Hex #12b1ca

#12b1ca is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #12b1ca color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#12b1ca Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 18   G 177   B 202   copy to clipboard


H 188.15   S 0.84   L 0.43


C 72%   M 10%   Y 0%   K 21%
Usage of blue The color #12b1ca is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#12b1ca Conversion and Usage

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

#12b1ca to RGB conversion

18% RED
177% GREEN
202% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(18, 177, 202); // for text color
background-color: rgb(18, 177, 202); // for background color

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#12b1ca to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
72.16 % 9.8 % 0 % 20.78 %

#12b1ca to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
188.152 0.84 0.43

CSS code: color: hsl(188.2, 84%, 43%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #12b1ca

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 #12b1ca

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #12b1ca

This shows how text with the hex-color #12b1ca 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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