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Hex #5a9dc3

#5a9dc3 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #5a9dc3 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#5a9dc3 Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 90   G 157   B 195   copy to clipboard


H 201.71   S 0.47   L 0.56


C 41%   M 15%   Y 0%   K 24%
Usage of blue The color #5a9dc3 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#5a9dc3 Conversion and Usage

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

#5a9dc3 to RGB conversion

90% RED
157% GREEN
195% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(90, 157, 195); // for text color
background-color: rgb(90, 157, 195); // for background color

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#5a9dc3 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
41.18 % 14.9 % 0 % 23.53 %

#5a9dc3 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
201.714 0.47 0.56

CSS code: color: hsl(201.7, 47%, 56%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #5a9dc3

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 #5a9dc3

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #5a9dc3

This shows how text with the hex-color #5a9dc3 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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