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Hex #51bbeb

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



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#51bbeb Conversion table

Category

blue (light blue)

HEX

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 RGB

R 81   G 187   B 235   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 198.7   S 0.79   L 0.62

 CMYK

C 60%   M 19%   Y 0%   K 8%
Usage of blue The color #51bbeb is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#51bbeb Conversion and Usage

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

#51bbeb to RGB conversion

Red81
81% RED
Green187
187% GREEN
Blue235
235% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(81, 187, 235); // for text color
background-color: rgb(81, 187, 235); // for background color

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#51bbeb to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
60.39 % 18.82 % 0 % 7.84 %

#51bbeb to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
198.701 0.79 0.62

CSS code: color: hsl(198.7, 79%, 62%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #51bbeb

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 #51bbeb

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

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