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Hex #959598

#959598 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #959598 color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#959598 Conversion table

Category

blue (light blue)

HEX

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 RGB

R 149   G 149   B 152   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 240   S 0.01   L 0.59

 CMYK

C 1%   M 1%   Y 0%   K 40%
Usage of blue The color #959598 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#959598 Conversion and Usage

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

#959598 to RGB conversion

Red149
149% RED
Green149
149% GREEN
Blue152
152% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(149, 149, 152); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(149, 149, 152); // for css background-color

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#959598 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
1.18 % 1.18 % 0 % 40.39 %

#959598 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
240 0.01 0.59

CSS code: color: hsl(240, 1%, 59%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #959598

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 #959598

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #959598

This shows how text with the hex-color #959598 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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