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#8a8d9d is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #8a8d9d color information, color shades and color usage information.
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|blue (light blue)|
|#8a8d9d copy to clipboard|
|R 138 G 141 B 157 copy to clipboard|
|H 230.53 S 0.09 L 0.58|
|C 7% M 6% Y 0% K 38%|
|Usage of blue||The color #8a8d9d is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...|
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Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.
157); // for css text color
157); // for css background-color
|7.45 %||6.27 %||0 %||38.43 %|
HSL is supported in all major browsers!
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 #8a8d9d
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This shows how text with the hex-color #8a8d9d 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 you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!
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