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Hex #56500c

#56500c is a great dark brown shade for your next project. Scroll down for #56500c color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#56500c Conversion table


brown (dark brown)


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R 86   G 80   B 12   copy to clipboard


H 55.14   S 0.76   L 0.19


C 0%   M 2%   Y 29%   K 66%
Usage of brown The color #56500c is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#56500c Conversion and Usage

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

#56500c to RGB conversion

86% RED
12% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(86, 80, 12); // for text color
background-color: rgb(86, 80, 12); // for background color

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#56500c to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 2.35 % 29.02 % 66.27 %

#56500c to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
55.135 0.76 0.19

CSS code: color: hsl(55.1, 76%, 19%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #56500c

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 #56500c

This shows how text with the hex-color #56500c 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 youre doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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