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Hex #242517

#242517 is a great dark brown shade for your next project. Scroll down for #242517 color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#242517 Conversion table

Category

brown (dark brown)

HEX

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 RGB

R 36   G 37   B 23   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 64.29   S 0.23   L 0.12

 CMYK

C 0%   M 0%   Y 5%   K 85%
Usage of brown The color #242517 is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#242517 Conversion and Usage

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

#242517 to RGB conversion

Red36
36% RED
Green37
37% GREEN
Blue23
23% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(36, 37, 23); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(36, 37, 23); // for css background-color

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#242517 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0.39 % 0 % 5.49 % 85.49 %

#242517 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
64.286 0.23 0.12

CSS code: color: hsl(64.3, 23%, 12%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #242517

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: recommended
Usage for headings: recommended
Usage as fill color: use with caution on large areas
Usage for buttons: recommended

As a rather dark shade, this color can very well be used to color smaller elements (like text and buttons). Due to its darkness it gives good contrast, also if used on white background. Readability of text is perfectly ok.

Color Examples: This is a brown Heading in #242517

This shows how text with the hex-color #242517 would look on a white background. Because of the darkness of the color this color is 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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