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Hex #99a0a1

#99a0a1 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #99a0a1 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#99a0a1 Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 153   G 160   B 161   copy to clipboard


H 187.5   S 0.04   L 0.62


C 3%   M 0%   Y 0%   K 37%
Usage of blue The color #99a0a1 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#99a0a1 Conversion and Usage

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

#99a0a1 to RGB conversion

153% RED
160% GREEN
161% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(153, 160, 161); // for text color
background-color: rgb(153, 160, 161); // for background color

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#99a0a1 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
3.14 % 0.39 % 0 % 36.86 %

#99a0a1 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
187.5 0.04 0.62

CSS code: color: hsl(187.5, 4%, 62%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #99a0a1

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 #99a0a1

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #99a0a1

This shows how text with the hex-color #99a0a1 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 youre doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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