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Hex #a51ad8

#a51ad8 is a great dark violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #a51ad8 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#a51ad8 Conversion table


violet (dark violet)


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R 165   G 26   B 216   copy to clipboard


H 283.89   S 0.79   L 0.47


C 20%   M 75%   Y 0%   K 15%
Usage of violet The color #a51ad8 is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#a51ad8 Conversion and Usage

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

#a51ad8 to RGB conversion

165% RED
216% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(165, 26, 216); // for text color
background-color: rgb(165, 26, 216); // for background color

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#a51ad8 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
20 % 74.51 % 0 % 15.29 %

#a51ad8 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
283.895 0.79 0.47

CSS code: color: hsl(283.9, 79%, 47%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #a51ad8

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: recommended
Usage for headings: recommended
Usage as fill color: use with caution on large areas
Usage for buttons: recommended

As a rather dark shade, this color can very well be used to color smaller elements (like text and buttons). Due to its darkness it gives good contrast, also if used on white background. Readability of text is perfectly ok.

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #a51ad8

This shows how text with the hex-color #a51ad8 would look on a white background. Because of the darkness of the color this color is 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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