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Hex #b79cb2

#b79cb2 is a great light pink shade for your next project. Scroll down for #b79cb2 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#b79cb2 Conversion table


pink (light pink)


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R 183   G 156   B 178   copy to clipboard


H 311.11   S 0.16   L 0.66


C 0%   M 11%   Y 2%   K 28%
Usage of pink The color #b79cb2 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#b79cb2 Conversion and Usage

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

#b79cb2 to RGB conversion

183% RED
156% GREEN
178% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(183, 156, 178); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(183, 156, 178); // for css background-color

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#b79cb2 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 10.59 % 1.96 % 28.24 %

#b79cb2 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
311.111 0.16 0.66

CSS code: color: hsl(311.1, 16%, 66%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #b79cb2

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 #b79cb2

Color Examples: This is a pink Heading in #b79cb2

This shows how text with the hex-color #b79cb2 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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