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Hex #FF7373

#FF7373 is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #FF7373 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#FF7373 Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 255   G 115   B 115   copy to clipboard


H 0   S 1   L 0.73


C 0%   M 55%   Y 55%   K 0%
Usage of red The color #FF7373 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#FF7373 Conversion and Usage

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

#FF7373 to RGB conversion

255% RED
115% GREEN
115% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(255, 115, 115); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(255, 115, 115); // for css background-color

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#FF7373 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 54.9 % 54.9 % 0 %

#FF7373 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
0 1 0.73

CSS code: color: hsl(0, 100%, 73%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #FF7373

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 #FF7373

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #FF7373

This shows how text with the hex-color #FF7373 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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Red Webdesign Color Scheme based on #FF7373

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