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Hex #9178a5

#9178a5 is a great light violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #9178a5 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#9178a5 Conversion table


violet (light violet)


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R 145   G 120   B 165   copy to clipboard


H 273.33   S 0.2   L 0.56


C 8%   M 18%   Y 0%   K 35%
Usage of violet The color #9178a5 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#9178a5 Conversion and Usage

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

#9178a5 to RGB conversion

145% RED
120% GREEN
165% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(145, 120, 165); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(145, 120, 165); // for css background-color

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#9178a5 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
7.84 % 17.65 % 0 % 35.29 %

#9178a5 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
273.333 0.2 0.56

CSS code: color: hsl(273.3, 20%, 56%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #9178a5

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 #9178a5

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #9178a5

This shows how text with the hex-color #9178a5 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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