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Hex #51abfe

#51abfe is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #51abfe color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#51abfe Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 81   G 171   B 254   copy to clipboard


H 208.79   S 0.99   L 0.66


C 68%   M 33%   Y 0%   K 0%
Usage of blue The color #51abfe is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#51abfe Conversion and Usage

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

#51abfe to RGB conversion

81% RED
171% GREEN
254% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(81, 171, 254); // for text color
background-color: rgb(81, 171, 254); // for background color

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#51abfe to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
67.84 % 32.55 % 0 % 0.39 %

#51abfe to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
208.786 0.99 0.66

CSS code: color: hsl(208.8, 99%, 66%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #51abfe

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 #51abfe

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #51abfe

This shows how text with the hex-color #51abfe 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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