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Hex #e17686

#e17686 is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #e17686 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#e17686 Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 225   G 118   B 134   copy to clipboard


H 351.03   S 0.64   L 0.67


C 0%   M 42%   Y 36%   K 12%
Usage of red The color #e17686 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#e17686 Conversion and Usage

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

#e17686 to RGB conversion

225% RED
118% GREEN
134% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(225, 118, 134); // for text color
background-color: rgb(225, 118, 134); // for background color

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#e17686 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 41.96 % 35.69 % 11.76 %

#e17686 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
351.028 0.64 0.67

CSS code: color: hsl(351, 64%, 67%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #e17686

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 #e17686

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #e17686

This shows how text with the hex-color #e17686 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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