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Hex #b3828b

#b3828b is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #b3828b color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#b3828b Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 179   G 130   B 139   copy to clipboard


H 348.98   S 0.24   L 0.61


C 0%   M 19%   Y 16%   K 30%
Usage of red The color #b3828b is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#b3828b Conversion and Usage

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

#b3828b to RGB conversion

179% RED
130% GREEN
139% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(179, 130, 139); // for text color
background-color: rgb(179, 130, 139); // for background color

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#b3828b to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 19.22 % 15.69 % 29.8 %

#b3828b to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
348.98 0.24 0.61

CSS code: color: hsl(349, 24%, 61%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #b3828b

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 #b3828b

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #b3828b

This shows how text with the hex-color #b3828b 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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