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Hex #bb79bd

#bb79bd is a great light pink shade for your next project. Scroll down for #bb79bd color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#bb79bd Conversion table


pink (light pink)


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R 187   G 121   B 189   copy to clipboard


H 298.24   S 0.34   L 0.61


C 1%   M 27%   Y 0%   K 26%
Usage of pink The color #bb79bd is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#bb79bd Conversion and Usage

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

#bb79bd to RGB conversion

187% RED
121% GREEN
189% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(187, 121, 189); // for text color
background-color: rgb(187, 121, 189); // for background color

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#bb79bd to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0.78 % 26.67 % 0 % 25.88 %

#bb79bd to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
298.235 0.34 0.61

CSS code: color: hsl(298.2, 34%, 61%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #bb79bd

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 #bb79bd

Color Examples: This is a pink Heading in #bb79bd

This shows how text with the hex-color #bb79bd 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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