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Hex #ef887e

#ef887e is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #ef887e color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#ef887e Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 239   G 136   B 126   copy to clipboard


H 5.31   S 0.78   L 0.72


C 0%   M 40%   Y 44%   K 6%
Usage of red The color #ef887e is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#ef887e Conversion and Usage

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

#ef887e to RGB conversion

239% RED
136% GREEN
126% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(239, 136, 126); // for text color
background-color: rgb(239, 136, 126); // for background color

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#ef887e to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 40.39 % 44.31 % 6.27 %

#ef887e to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
5.31 0.78 0.72

CSS code: color: hsl(5.3, 78%, 72%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #ef887e

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 #ef887e

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #ef887e

This shows how text with the hex-color #ef887e 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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