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Hex #acc9d8

#acc9d8 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #acc9d8 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#acc9d8 Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 172   G 201   B 216   copy to clipboard


H 200.45   S 0.36   L 0.76


C 17%   M 6%   Y 0%   K 15%
Usage of blue The color #acc9d8 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#acc9d8 Conversion and Usage

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

#acc9d8 to RGB conversion

172% RED
201% GREEN
216% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(172, 201, 216); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(172, 201, 216); // for css background-color

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#acc9d8 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
17.25 % 5.88 % 0 % 15.29 %

#acc9d8 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
200.455 0.36 0.76

CSS code: color: hsl(200.5, 36%, 76%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #acc9d8

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 #acc9d8

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #acc9d8

This shows how text with the hex-color #acc9d8 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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