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Hex #359fbf

#359fbf is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #359fbf color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#359fbf Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 53   G 159   B 191   copy to clipboard


H 193.91   S 0.57   L 0.48


C 54%   M 13%   Y 0%   K 25%
Usage of blue The color #359fbf is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#359fbf Conversion and Usage

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

#359fbf to RGB conversion

53% RED
159% GREEN
191% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(53, 159, 191); // for text color
background-color: rgb(53, 159, 191); // for background color

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#359fbf to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
54.12 % 12.55 % 0 % 25.1 %

#359fbf to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
193.913 0.57 0.48

CSS code: color: hsl(193.9, 57%, 48%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #359fbf

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 #359fbf

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #359fbf

This shows how text with the hex-color #359fbf 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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