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Hex #c8a5f9

#c8a5f9 is a great light violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #c8a5f9 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#c8a5f9 Conversion table


violet (light violet)


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R 200   G 165   B 249   copy to clipboard


H 265   S 0.88   L 0.81


C 19%   M 33%   Y 0%   K 2%
Usage of violet The color #c8a5f9 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#c8a5f9 Conversion and Usage

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

#c8a5f9 to RGB conversion

200% RED
165% GREEN
249% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(200, 165, 249); // for text color
background-color: rgb(200, 165, 249); // for background color

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#c8a5f9 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
19.22 % 32.94 % 0 % 2.35 %

#c8a5f9 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
265 0.88 0.81

CSS code: color: hsl(265, 88%, 81%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #c8a5f9

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 #c8a5f9

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #c8a5f9

This shows how text with the hex-color #c8a5f9 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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