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Hex #4b97b1

#4b97b1 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #4b97b1 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#4b97b1 Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 75   G 151   B 177   copy to clipboard


H 195.29   S 0.4   L 0.49


C 40%   M 10%   Y 0%   K 31%
Usage of blue The color #4b97b1 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#4b97b1 Conversion and Usage

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

#4b97b1 to RGB conversion

75% RED
151% GREEN
177% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(75, 151, 177); // for text color
background-color: rgb(75, 151, 177); // for background color

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#4b97b1 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
40 % 10.2 % 0 % 30.59 %

#4b97b1 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
195.294 0.4 0.49

CSS code: color: hsl(195.3, 40%, 49%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #4b97b1

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 #4b97b1

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #4b97b1

This shows how text with the hex-color #4b97b1 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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