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Hex #cc97e9

#cc97e9 is a great light violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #cc97e9 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#cc97e9 Conversion table


violet (light violet)


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R 204   G 151   B 233   copy to clipboard


H 278.78   S 0.65   L 0.75


C 11%   M 32%   Y 0%   K 9%
Usage of violet The color #cc97e9 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#cc97e9 Conversion and Usage

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

#cc97e9 to RGB conversion

204% RED
151% GREEN
233% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(204, 151, 233); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(204, 151, 233); // for css background-color

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#cc97e9 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
11.37 % 32.16 % 0 % 8.63 %

#cc97e9 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
278.78 0.65 0.75

CSS code: color: hsl(278.8, 65%, 75%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #cc97e9

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 #cc97e9

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #cc97e9

This shows how text with the hex-color #cc97e9 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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