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Hex #83addd

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



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#83addd Conversion table

Category

blue (light blue)

HEX

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 RGB

R 131   G 173   B 221   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 212   S 0.57   L 0.69

 CMYK

C 35%   M 19%   Y 0%   K 13%
Usage of blue The color #83addd is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#83addd Conversion and Usage

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

#83addd to RGB conversion

Red131
131% RED
Green173
173% GREEN
Blue221
221% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(131, 173, 221); // for text color
background-color: rgb(131, 173, 221); // for background color

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#83addd to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
35.29 % 18.82 % 0 % 13.33 %

#83addd to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
212 0.57 0.69

CSS code: color: hsl(212, 57%, 69%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #83addd

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 #83addd

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

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