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Hex #1baed5

#1baed5 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #1baed5 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#1baed5 Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 27   G 174   B 213   copy to clipboard


H 192.58   S 0.78   L 0.47


C 73%   M 15%   Y 0%   K 16%
Usage of blue The color #1baed5 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#1baed5 Conversion and Usage

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

#1baed5 to RGB conversion

27% RED
174% GREEN
213% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(27, 174, 213); // for text color
background-color: rgb(27, 174, 213); // for background color

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#1baed5 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
72.94 % 15.29 % 0 % 16.47 %

#1baed5 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
192.581 0.78 0.47

CSS code: color: hsl(192.6, 78%, 47%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #1baed5

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 #1baed5

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #1baed5

This shows how text with the hex-color #1baed5 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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