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Hex #9ca70c

#9ca70c is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #9ca70c color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#9ca70c Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 156   G 167   B 12   copy to clipboard


H 64.26   S 0.87   L 0.35


C 4%   M 0%   Y 61%   K 35%
Usage of yellow The color #9ca70c is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#9ca70c Conversion and Usage

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

#9ca70c to RGB conversion

156% RED
167% GREEN
12% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(156, 167, 12); // for text color
background-color: rgb(156, 167, 12); // for background color

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#9ca70c to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
4.31 % 0 % 60.78 % 34.51 %

#9ca70c to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
64.258 0.87 0.35

CSS code: color: hsl(64.3, 87%, 35%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #9ca70c

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 #9ca70c

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #9ca70c

This shows how text with the hex-color #9ca70c 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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