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Named colors => Their HSL and RGB color values

Posted By on May 21, 2011

CSS3 adds names colors from SVG and well as colors defined by Hue, Saturation and Lighness. I’ve added a new page to this blog that lists all named colors along with their hexidecimal, RGB and HSL values.

Named Color Hex RGB HSL
aliceblue #F0F8FF rgb(240,248,255) hsl(208, 100%, 97%)
antiquewhite #FAEBD7 rgb(250,235,215) hsl(34, 78%, 91%)
aqua / cyan #00FFFF rgb(0,255,255) hsl(180, 100%, 50%)
aquamarine #7FFFD4 rgb(127,255,212) hsl(160, 100%, 75%)
azure #F0FFFF rgb(240,255,255) hsl(180, 100%, 97%)

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My name is Estelle Weyl. I am a consulting web developer, write for Community MX, speak about web development on occasion, and have a full time job as Senior Web Developer for a small startup. I’ve been coding CSS, XHTML, JavaScript and PHP since 1999, tableless CSS since 2003. If you have any recommendations on topics for me to hit, please let me know via comments.