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Hex #CD74E6

#CD74E6 is a great light violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #CD74E6 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#CD74E6 Conversion table


violet (light violet)


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R 205   G 116   B 230   copy to clipboard


H 286.84   S 0.7   L 0.68


C 10%   M 45%   Y 0%   K 10%
Usage of violet The color #CD74E6 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#CD74E6 Conversion and Usage

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

#CD74E6 to RGB conversion

205% RED
116% GREEN
230% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(205, 116, 230); // for text color
background-color: rgb(205, 116, 230); // for background color

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#CD74E6 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
9.8 % 44.71 % 0 % 9.8 %

#CD74E6 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
286.842 0.7 0.68

CSS code: color: hsl(286.8, 70%, 68%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #CD74E6

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 #CD74E6

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #CD74E6

This shows how text with the hex-color #CD74E6 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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