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Hex #8e7ede

#8e7ede is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #8e7ede color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#8e7ede Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 142   G 126   B 222   copy to clipboard


H 250   S 0.59   L 0.68


C 31%   M 38%   Y 0%   K 13%
Usage of blue The color #8e7ede is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#8e7ede Conversion and Usage

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

#8e7ede to RGB conversion

142% RED
126% GREEN
222% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(142, 126, 222); // for text color
background-color: rgb(142, 126, 222); // for background color

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#8e7ede to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
31.37 % 37.65 % 0 % 12.94 %

#8e7ede to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
250 0.59 0.68

CSS code: color: hsl(250, 59%, 68%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #8e7ede

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 #8e7ede

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #8e7ede

This shows how text with the hex-color #8e7ede 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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