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Hex #4a9cef

#4a9cef is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #4a9cef color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#4a9cef Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 74   G 156   B 239   copy to clipboard


H 210.18   S 0.84   L 0.61


C 65%   M 33%   Y 0%   K 6%
Usage of blue The color #4a9cef is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#4a9cef Conversion and Usage

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

#4a9cef to RGB conversion

74% RED
156% GREEN
239% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(74, 156, 239); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(74, 156, 239); // for css background-color

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#4a9cef to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
64.71 % 32.55 % 0 % 6.27 %

#4a9cef to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
210.182 0.84 0.61

CSS code: color: hsl(210.2, 84%, 61%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #4a9cef

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 #4a9cef

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #4a9cef

This shows how text with the hex-color #4a9cef 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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