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Hex #05cb59

#05cb59 is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #05cb59 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#05cb59 Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 5   G 203   B 89   copy to clipboard


H 145.45   S 0.95   L 0.41


C 78%   M 0%   Y 45%   K 20%
Usage of green The color #05cb59 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#05cb59 Conversion and Usage

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

#05cb59 to RGB conversion

5% RED
203% GREEN
89% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(5, 203, 89); // for text color
background-color: rgb(5, 203, 89); // for background color

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#05cb59 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
77.65 % 0 % 44.71 % 20.39 %

#05cb59 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
145.455 0.95 0.41

CSS code: color: hsl(145.5, 95%, 41%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #05cb59

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 #05cb59

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #05cb59

This shows how text with the hex-color #05cb59 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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