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Hex #427e51

#427e51 is a great dark green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #427e51 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#427e51 Conversion table


green (dark green)


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R 66   G 126   B 81   copy to clipboard


H 135   S 0.31   L 0.38


C 24%   M 0%   Y 18%   K 51%
Usage of green The color #427e51 is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#427e51 Conversion and Usage

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

#427e51 to RGB conversion

66% RED
126% GREEN
81% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(66, 126, 81); // for text color
background-color: rgb(66, 126, 81); // for background color

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#427e51 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
23.53 % 0 % 17.65 % 50.59 %

#427e51 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
135 0.31 0.38

CSS code: color: hsl(135, 31%, 38%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #427e51

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: recommended
Usage for headings: recommended
Usage as fill color: use with caution on large areas
Usage for buttons: recommended

As a rather dark shade, this color can very well be used to color smaller elements (like text and buttons). Due to its darkness it gives good contrast, also if used on white background. Readability of text is perfectly ok.

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #427e51

This shows how text with the hex-color #427e51 would look on a white background. Because of the darkness of the color this color is 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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