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Hex #87BEEC

#87BEEC is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #87BEEC color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#87BEEC Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 135   G 190   B 236   copy to clipboard


H 207.33   S 0.73   L 0.73


C 40%   M 18%   Y 0%   K 7%
Usage of blue The color #87BEEC is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#87BEEC Conversion and Usage

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

#87BEEC to RGB conversion

135% RED
190% GREEN
236% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(135, 190, 236); // for text color
background-color: rgb(135, 190, 236); // for background color

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#87BEEC to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
39.61 % 18.04 % 0 % 7.45 %

#87BEEC to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
207.327 0.73 0.73

CSS code: color: hsl(207.3, 73%, 73%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #87BEEC

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 #87BEEC

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #87BEEC

This shows how text with the hex-color #87BEEC 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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