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Hex #bd9091

#bd9091 is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #bd9091 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#bd9091 Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 189   G 144   B 145   copy to clipboard


H 358.67   S 0.25   L 0.65


C 0%   M 18%   Y 17%   K 26%
Usage of red The color #bd9091 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#bd9091 Conversion and Usage

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

#bd9091 to RGB conversion

189% RED
144% GREEN
145% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(189, 144, 145); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(189, 144, 145); // for css background-color

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#bd9091 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 17.65 % 17.25 % 25.88 %

#bd9091 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
358.667 0.25 0.65

CSS code: color: hsl(358.7, 25%, 65%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #bd9091

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 #bd9091

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #bd9091

This shows how text with the hex-color #bd9091 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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