Right here, in it's full beauty:

Hex #83b0dd

#83b0dd is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #83b0dd color information, color shades and color usage information.

Save this color

Create account or Log in to save color schemes.
It's completely free.

#83b0dd Conversion table


blue (light blue)


#83b0dd copy to clipboard


R 131   G 176   B 221   copy to clipboard


H 210   S 0.57   L 0.69


C 35%   M 18%   Y 0%   K 13%
Usage of blue The color #83b0dd is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

More about this color

#83b0dd Conversion and Usage

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

#83b0dd to RGB conversion

131% RED
176% GREEN
221% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(131, 176, 221); // for text color
background-color: rgb(131, 176, 221); // for background color

info_outline More about converting hex to rgb

#83b0dd to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
35.29 % 17.65 % 0 % 13.33 %

#83b0dd to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
210 0.57 0.69

CSS code: color: hsl(210, 57%, 69%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #83b0dd

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 #83b0dd

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #83b0dd

This shows how text with the hex-color #83b0dd 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 :-)!

Example Inverse Outlined

Be picky and fine tune your color: colors very near to #83b0dd

Blue Color Scheme based on #83b0dd

Explore more color schemes with our free color scheme generator.

Blue Webdesign Color Scheme based on #83b0dd

Color Scheme Generator is an algorithm written by colorbook.io in cooperation with professional webdesigners. It takes one color as input and tries to find the best co-colors to be used in a modern web design as a color scheme. Open the generator here: Color Scheme Generator.

Download #83b0dd Color Cards

Download PNG colorcards for quick usage in your wireframe, prototype or moodboard.

Get your custom sized color card with this color here.
This color has been opened 2 times.

12 friends of #83b0dd: explore near colors

Or start over: Colors other users recently viewed