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Hex #8888db

#8888db is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #8888db color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#8888db Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 136   G 136   B 219   copy to clipboard


H 240   S 0.54   L 0.7


C 33%   M 33%   Y 0%   K 14%
Usage of blue The color #8888db is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#8888db Conversion and Usage

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

#8888db to RGB conversion

136% RED
136% GREEN
219% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(136, 136, 219); // for text color
background-color: rgb(136, 136, 219); // for background color

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#8888db to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
32.55 % 32.55 % 0 % 14.12 %

#8888db to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
240 0.54 0.7

CSS code: color: hsl(240, 54%, 70%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #8888db

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 #8888db

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #8888db

This shows how text with the hex-color #8888db 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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