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Hex #4aa0da

#4aa0da is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #4aa0da color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#4aa0da Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 74   G 160   B 218   copy to clipboard


H 204.17   S 0.66   L 0.57


C 56%   M 23%   Y 0%   K 15%
Usage of blue The color #4aa0da is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#4aa0da Conversion and Usage

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

#4aa0da to RGB conversion

74% RED
160% GREEN
218% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(74, 160, 218); // for text color
background-color: rgb(74, 160, 218); // for background color

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#4aa0da to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
56.47 % 22.75 % 0 % 14.51 %

#4aa0da to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
204.167 0.66 0.57

CSS code: color: hsl(204.2, 66%, 57%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #4aa0da

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 #4aa0da

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #4aa0da

This shows how text with the hex-color #4aa0da 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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