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Hex #99939C

#99939C is a great light violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #99939C color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#99939C Conversion table

Category

violet (light violet)

HEX

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 RGB

R 153   G 147   B 156   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 280   S 0.04   L 0.59

 CMYK

C 1%   M 4%   Y 0%   K 39%
Usage of violet The color #99939C is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#99939C Conversion and Usage

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

#99939C to RGB conversion

Red153
153% RED
Green147
147% GREEN
Blue156
156% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(153, 147, 156); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(153, 147, 156); // for css background-color

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#99939C to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
1.18 % 3.53 % 0 % 38.82 %

#99939C to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
280 0.04 0.59

CSS code: color: hsl(280, 4%, 59%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #99939C

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 #99939C

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #99939C

This shows how text with the hex-color #99939C 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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