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Hex #c8e185

#c8e185 is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #c8e185 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#c8e185 Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 200   G 225   B 133   copy to clipboard


H 76.3   S 0.61   L 0.7


C 10%   M 0%   Y 36%   K 12%
Usage of green The color #c8e185 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#c8e185 Conversion and Usage

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

#c8e185 to RGB conversion

200% RED
225% GREEN
133% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(200, 225, 133); // for text color
background-color: rgb(200, 225, 133); // for background color

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#c8e185 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
9.8 % 0 % 36.08 % 11.76 %

#c8e185 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
76.304 0.61 0.7

CSS code: color: hsl(76.3, 61%, 70%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #c8e185

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 #c8e185

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #c8e185

This shows how text with the hex-color #c8e185 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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