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Hex #c59298

#c59298 is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #c59298 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#c59298 Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 197   G 146   B 152   copy to clipboard


H 352.94   S 0.31   L 0.67


C 0%   M 20%   Y 18%   K 23%
Usage of red The color #c59298 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#c59298 Conversion and Usage

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

#c59298 to RGB conversion

197% RED
146% GREEN
152% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(197, 146, 152); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(197, 146, 152); // for css background-color

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#c59298 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 20 % 17.65 % 22.75 %

#c59298 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
352.941 0.31 0.67

CSS code: color: hsl(352.9, 31%, 67%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #c59298

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 #c59298

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #c59298

This shows how text with the hex-color #c59298 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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