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Hex #7e8e9b

#7e8e9b is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #7e8e9b color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#7e8e9b Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 126   G 142   B 155   copy to clipboard


H 206.9   S 0.13   L 0.55


C 11%   M 5%   Y 0%   K 39%
Usage of blue The color #7e8e9b is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#7e8e9b Conversion and Usage

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

#7e8e9b to RGB conversion

126% RED
142% GREEN
155% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(126, 142, 155); // for text color
background-color: rgb(126, 142, 155); // for background color

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#7e8e9b to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
11.37 % 5.1 % 0 % 39.22 %

#7e8e9b to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
206.897 0.13 0.55

CSS code: color: hsl(206.9, 13%, 55%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #7e8e9b

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 #7e8e9b

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #7e8e9b

This shows how text with the hex-color #7e8e9b 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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