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Hex #ef5d4f

#ef5d4f is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #ef5d4f color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#ef5d4f Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 239   G 93   B 79   copy to clipboard


H 5.25   S 0.83   L 0.62


C 0%   M 57%   Y 63%   K 6%
Usage of red The color #ef5d4f is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#ef5d4f Conversion and Usage

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

#ef5d4f to RGB conversion

239% RED
79% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(239, 93, 79); // for text color
background-color: rgb(239, 93, 79); // for background color

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#ef5d4f to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 57.25 % 62.75 % 6.27 %

#ef5d4f to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
5.25 0.83 0.62

CSS code: color: hsl(5.3, 83%, 62%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #ef5d4f

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 #ef5d4f

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #ef5d4f

This shows how text with the hex-color #ef5d4f 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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