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Hex #856d03

#856d03 is a great dark yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #856d03 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#856d03 Conversion table


yellow (dark yellow)


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R 133   G 109   B 3   copy to clipboard


H 48.92   S 0.96   L 0.27


C 0%   M 9%   Y 51%   K 48%
Usage of yellow The color #856d03 is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#856d03 Conversion and Usage

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

#856d03 to RGB conversion

133% RED
109% GREEN

CSS code: color: rgb(133, 109, 3); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(133, 109, 3); // for css background-color

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#856d03 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 9.41 % 50.98 % 47.84 %

#856d03 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
48.923 0.96 0.27

CSS code: color: hsl(48.9, 96%, 27%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #856d03

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 yellow Heading in #856d03

This shows how text with the hex-color #856d03 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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