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Hex #938c8c

#938c8c is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #938c8c color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#938c8c Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 147   G 140   B 140   copy to clipboard


H 0   S 0.03   L 0.56


C 0%   M 3%   Y 3%   K 42%
Usage of red The color #938c8c is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#938c8c Conversion and Usage

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

#938c8c to RGB conversion

147% RED
140% GREEN
140% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(147, 140, 140); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(147, 140, 140); // for css background-color

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#938c8c to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 2.75 % 2.75 % 42.35 %

#938c8c to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
0 0.03 0.56

CSS code: color: hsl(0, 3%, 56%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #938c8c

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 #938c8c

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #938c8c

This shows how text with the hex-color #938c8c 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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