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Hex #80acc9

#80acc9 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #80acc9 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#80acc9 Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 128   G 172   B 201   copy to clipboard


H 203.84   S 0.4   L 0.65


C 29%   M 11%   Y 0%   K 21%
Usage of blue The color #80acc9 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#80acc9 Conversion and Usage

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

#80acc9 to RGB conversion

128% RED
172% GREEN
201% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(128, 172, 201); // for text color
background-color: rgb(128, 172, 201); // for background color

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#80acc9 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
28.63 % 11.37 % 0 % 21.18 %

#80acc9 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
203.836 0.4 0.65

CSS code: color: hsl(203.8, 40%, 65%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #80acc9

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 #80acc9

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #80acc9

This shows how text with the hex-color #80acc9 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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