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Hex #83addc

#83addc is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #83addc color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#83addc Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 131   G 173   B 220   copy to clipboard


H 211.69   S 0.56   L 0.69


C 35%   M 18%   Y 0%   K 14%
Usage of blue The color #83addc is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#83addc Conversion and Usage

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

#83addc to RGB conversion

131% RED
173% GREEN
220% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(131, 173, 220); // for text color
background-color: rgb(131, 173, 220); // for background color

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#83addc to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
34.9 % 18.43 % 0 % 13.73 %

#83addc to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
211.685 0.56 0.69

CSS code: color: hsl(211.7, 56%, 69%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #83addc

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 #83addc

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #83addc

This shows how text with the hex-color #83addc 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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