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Hex #d8c5ff

#d8c5ff is a great light violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #d8c5ff color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#d8c5ff Conversion table


violet (light violet)


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R 216   G 197   B 255   copy to clipboard


H 259.66   S 1   L 0.89


C 15%   M 23%   Y 0%   K 0%
Usage of violet The color #d8c5ff is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#d8c5ff Conversion and Usage

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

#d8c5ff to RGB conversion

216% RED
197% GREEN
255% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(216, 197, 255); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(216, 197, 255); // for css background-color

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#d8c5ff to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
15.29 % 22.75 % 0 % 0 %

#d8c5ff to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
259.655 1 0.89

CSS code: color: hsl(259.7, 100%, 89%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #d8c5ff

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 #d8c5ff

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #d8c5ff

This shows how text with the hex-color #d8c5ff 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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