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Hex #38adbf

#38adbf is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #38adbf color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#38adbf Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 56   G 173   B 191   copy to clipboard


H 188   S 0.55   L 0.48


C 53%   M 7%   Y 0%   K 25%
Usage of blue The color #38adbf is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#38adbf Conversion and Usage

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

#38adbf to RGB conversion

56% RED
173% GREEN
191% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(56, 173, 191); // for text color
background-color: rgb(56, 173, 191); // for background color

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#38adbf to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
52.94 % 7.06 % 0 % 25.1 %

#38adbf to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
188 0.55 0.48

CSS code: color: hsl(188, 55%, 48%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #38adbf

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 #38adbf

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #38adbf

This shows how text with the hex-color #38adbf 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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