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Hex #68a3b9

#68a3b9 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #68a3b9 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#68a3b9 Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 104   G 163   B 185   copy to clipboard


H 196.3   S 0.37   L 0.57


C 32%   M 9%   Y 0%   K 27%
Usage of blue The color #68a3b9 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#68a3b9 Conversion and Usage

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

#68a3b9 to RGB conversion

104% RED
163% GREEN
185% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(104, 163, 185); // for text color
background-color: rgb(104, 163, 185); // for background color

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#68a3b9 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
31.76 % 8.63 % 0 % 27.45 %

#68a3b9 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
196.296 0.37 0.57

CSS code: color: hsl(196.3, 37%, 57%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #68a3b9

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 #68a3b9

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #68a3b9

This shows how text with the hex-color #68a3b9 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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