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Hex #e47c85

#e47c85 is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #e47c85 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#e47c85 Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 228   G 124   B 133   copy to clipboard


H 354.81   S 0.66   L 0.69


C 0%   M 41%   Y 37%   K 11%
Usage of red The color #e47c85 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#e47c85 Conversion and Usage

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

#e47c85 to RGB conversion

228% RED
124% GREEN
133% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(228, 124, 133); // for text color
background-color: rgb(228, 124, 133); // for background color

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#e47c85 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 40.78 % 37.25 % 10.59 %

#e47c85 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
354.808 0.66 0.69

CSS code: color: hsl(354.8, 66%, 69%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #e47c85

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 #e47c85

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #e47c85

This shows how text with the hex-color #e47c85 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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