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Hex #a4d9ee

#a4d9ee is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #a4d9ee color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#a4d9ee Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 164   G 217   B 238   copy to clipboard


H 197.03   S 0.69   L 0.79


C 29%   M 8%   Y 0%   K 7%
Usage of blue The color #a4d9ee is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#a4d9ee Conversion and Usage

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

#a4d9ee to RGB conversion

164% RED
217% GREEN
238% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(164, 217, 238); // for text color
background-color: rgb(164, 217, 238); // for background color

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#a4d9ee to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
29.02 % 8.24 % 0 % 6.67 %

#a4d9ee to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
197.027 0.69 0.79

CSS code: color: hsl(197, 69%, 79%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #a4d9ee

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 #a4d9ee

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #a4d9ee

This shows how text with the hex-color #a4d9ee 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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