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Hex #ad8fcd

#ad8fcd is a great light violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #ad8fcd color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#ad8fcd Conversion table


violet (light violet)


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R 173   G 143   B 205   copy to clipboard


H 269.03   S 0.38   L 0.68


C 13%   M 24%   Y 0%   K 20%
Usage of violet The color #ad8fcd is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#ad8fcd Conversion and Usage

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

#ad8fcd to RGB conversion

173% RED
143% GREEN
205% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(173, 143, 205); // for text color
background-color: rgb(173, 143, 205); // for background color

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#ad8fcd to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
12.55 % 24.31 % 0 % 19.61 %

#ad8fcd to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
269.032 0.38 0.68

CSS code: color: hsl(269, 38%, 68%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #ad8fcd

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 #ad8fcd

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #ad8fcd

This shows how text with the hex-color #ad8fcd 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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