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Hex #f2696a

#f2696a is a great light red shade for your next project. Scroll down for #f2696a color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#f2696a Conversion table


red (light red)


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R 242   G 105   B 106   copy to clipboard


H 359.56   S 0.84   L 0.68


C 0%   M 54%   Y 53%   K 5%
Usage of red The color #f2696a is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#f2696a Conversion and Usage

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

#f2696a to RGB conversion

242% RED
105% GREEN
106% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(242, 105, 106); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(242, 105, 106); // for css background-color

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#f2696a to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 53.73 % 53.33 % 5.1 %

#f2696a to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
359.562 0.84 0.68

CSS code: color: hsl(359.6, 84%, 68%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #f2696a

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 #f2696a

Color Examples: This is a red Heading in #f2696a

This shows how text with the hex-color #f2696a 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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