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Hex #38c280

#38c280 is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #38c280 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#38c280 Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 56   G 194   B 128   copy to clipboard


H 151.3   S 0.55   L 0.49


C 54%   M 0%   Y 26%   K 24%
Usage of green The color #38c280 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#38c280 Conversion and Usage

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

#38c280 to RGB conversion

56% RED
194% GREEN
128% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(56, 194, 128); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(56, 194, 128); // for css background-color

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#38c280 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
54.12 % 0 % 25.88 % 23.92 %

#38c280 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
151.304 0.55 0.49

CSS code: color: hsl(151.3, 55%, 49%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #38c280

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 #38c280

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #38c280

This shows how text with the hex-color #38c280 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 you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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