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Hex #a0ace5

#a0ace5 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #a0ace5 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#a0ace5 Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 160   G 172   B 229   copy to clipboard


H 229.57   S 0.57   L 0.76


C 27%   M 22%   Y 0%   K 10%
Usage of blue The color #a0ace5 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#a0ace5 Conversion and Usage

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

#a0ace5 to RGB conversion

160% RED
172% GREEN
229% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(160, 172, 229); // for text color
background-color: rgb(160, 172, 229); // for background color

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#a0ace5 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
27.06 % 22.35 % 0 % 10.2 %

#a0ace5 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
229.565 0.57 0.76

CSS code: color: hsl(229.6, 57%, 76%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #a0ace5

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 #a0ace5

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #a0ace5

This shows how text with the hex-color #a0ace5 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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