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Hex #78a0fb

#78a0fb is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #78a0fb color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#78a0fb Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 120   G 160   B 251   copy to clipboard


H 221.68   S 0.94   L 0.73


C 51%   M 36%   Y 0%   K 2%
Usage of blue The color #78a0fb is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#78a0fb Conversion and Usage

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

#78a0fb to RGB conversion

120% RED
160% GREEN
251% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(120, 160, 251); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(120, 160, 251); // for css background-color

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#78a0fb to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
51.37 % 35.69 % 0 % 1.57 %

#78a0fb to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
221.679 0.94 0.73

CSS code: color: hsl(221.7, 94%, 73%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #78a0fb

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 #78a0fb

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #78a0fb

This shows how text with the hex-color #78a0fb 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 you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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