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Hex #b29bc7

#b29bc7 is a great light violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #b29bc7 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#b29bc7 Conversion table


violet (light violet)


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R 178   G 155   B 199   copy to clipboard


H 271.36   S 0.28   L 0.69


C 8%   M 17%   Y 0%   K 22%
Usage of violet The color #b29bc7 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#b29bc7 Conversion and Usage

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

#b29bc7 to RGB conversion

178% RED
155% GREEN
199% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(178, 155, 199); // for text color
background-color: rgb(178, 155, 199); // for background color

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#b29bc7 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
8.24 % 17.25 % 0 % 21.96 %

#b29bc7 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
271.364 0.28 0.69

CSS code: color: hsl(271.4, 28%, 69%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #b29bc7

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 #b29bc7

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #b29bc7

This shows how text with the hex-color #b29bc7 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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