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Hex #dcc8e7

#dcc8e7 is a great light violet shade for your next project. Scroll down for #dcc8e7 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#dcc8e7 Conversion table


violet (light violet)


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R 220   G 200   B 231   copy to clipboard


H 278.71   S 0.39   L 0.85


C 4%   M 12%   Y 0%   K 9%
Usage of violet The color #dcc8e7 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#dcc8e7 Conversion and Usage

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

#dcc8e7 to RGB conversion

220% RED
200% GREEN
231% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(220, 200, 231); // for text color
background-color: rgb(220, 200, 231); // for background color

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#dcc8e7 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
4.31 % 12.16 % 0 % 9.41 %

#dcc8e7 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
278.71 0.39 0.85

CSS code: color: hsl(278.7, 39%, 85%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #dcc8e7

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 #dcc8e7

Color Examples: This is a violet Heading in #dcc8e7

This shows how text with the hex-color #dcc8e7 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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