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Hex #ecf0f9

#ecf0f9 is a great light blue shade for your next project. Scroll down for #ecf0f9 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#ecf0f9 Conversion table


blue (light blue)


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R 236   G 240   B 249   copy to clipboard


H 221.54   S 0.52   L 0.95


C 5%   M 4%   Y 0%   K 2%
Usage of blue The color #ecf0f9 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#ecf0f9 Conversion and Usage

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

#ecf0f9 to RGB conversion

236% RED
240% GREEN
249% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(236, 240, 249); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(236, 240, 249); // for css background-color

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#ecf0f9 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
5.1 % 3.53 % 0 % 2.35 %

#ecf0f9 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
221.538 0.52 0.95

CSS code: color: hsl(221.5, 52%, 95%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #ecf0f9

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 #ecf0f9

Color Examples: This is a blue Heading in #ecf0f9

This shows how text with the hex-color #ecf0f9 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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