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Hex #8ec1ae

#8ec1ae is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #8ec1ae color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#8ec1ae Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 142   G 193   B 174   copy to clipboard


H 157.65   S 0.29   L 0.66


C 20%   M 0%   Y 7%   K 24%
Usage of green The color #8ec1ae is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#8ec1ae Conversion and Usage

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

#8ec1ae to RGB conversion

142% RED
193% GREEN
174% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(142, 193, 174); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(142, 193, 174); // for css background-color

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#8ec1ae to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
20 % 0 % 7.45 % 24.31 %

#8ec1ae to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
157.647 0.29 0.66

CSS code: color: hsl(157.6, 29%, 66%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #8ec1ae

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 #8ec1ae

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #8ec1ae

This shows how text with the hex-color #8ec1ae 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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