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#add8e6 Color Hex (light blue)

Hex color #add8e6, RGB(173, 216, 230) - also known as light blue - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.


The hex color code #add8e6 is a shade of cyan. In a RGB color space it is composed of 67.84% red, 84.71% green and 90.2% blue. In HSL notation it has 194.7° hue, 53.3% saturation and 79% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 24.78% cyan, 6.09% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.80% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #add8e6 is #ade.

Color information

  • #add8e6 is a shade of cyan.
  • Blue is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 24.78%
    • Magenta: 6.09%
    • Yellow: 0%
    • Key color - black: 9.80%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 194.7° degrees
    • Saturation: 53.3%
    • Lightness: 79%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 173 (67.84%)
    • Green: 216 (84.71%)
    • Blue: 230 (90.2%)

Conversions

Hex:
#add8e6
CMYK:
C: 24.78%, M: 6.09%, Y: 0%, K: 9.80%
RGB:
R: 173, G: 216, B: 230
HSL:
H: 194.7°, S: 53.3%, L: 79%

Color harmonies

#add8e6 color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #add8e6; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #add8e6; }

#add8e6 text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#add8e6">Font color is #add8e6.</p>

Font color is #add8e6.

Compromise in colors is grey.
- Edi Rama

#add8e6 background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#add8e6">Background color is #add8e6.</div>

Background color is #add8e6.

Every person has their own colour.
- Haruki Murakami, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage