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Hex #ee9e99

#ee9e99 is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #ee9e99 color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#ee9e99 Conversion table

Category

red (light red)

HEX

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 RGB

R 238   G 158   B 153   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 3.53   S 0.71   L 0.77

 CMYK

C 0%   M 31%   Y 33%   K 7%
Usage of red The color #ee9e99 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#ee9e99 Conversion and Usage

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

#ee9e99 to RGB conversion

Red238
238% RED
Green158
158% GREEN
Blue153
153% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(238, 158, 153); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(238, 158, 153); // for css background-color

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#ee9e99 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 31.37 % 33.33 % 6.67 %

#ee9e99 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
3.529 0.71 0.77

CSS code: color: hsl(3.5, 71%, 77%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #ee9e99

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 #ee9e99

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #ee9e99

This shows how text with the hex-color #ee9e99 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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