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Hex #A494FB

#A494FB is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #A494FB color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#A494FB Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 164   G 148   B 251   copy to clipboard


H 249.32   S 0.93   L 0.78


C 34%   M 40%   Y 0%   K 2%
Usage of blue The color #A494FB is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#A494FB Conversion and Usage

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

#A494FB to RGB conversion

164% RED
148% GREEN
251% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(164, 148, 251); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(164, 148, 251); // for css background-color

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#A494FB to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
34.12 % 40.39 % 0 % 1.57 %

#A494FB to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
249.32 0.93 0.78

CSS code: color: hsl(249.3, 93%, 78%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #A494FB

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 #A494FB

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #A494FB

This shows how text with the hex-color #A494FB 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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