|yellow (light yellow)|
|#A3842A copy to clipboard|
|R 163 G 132 B 42 copy to clipboard|
|H 44.63 S 0.59 L 0.4|
|C 0% M 12% Y 47% K 36%|
|Usage of yellow||The color #A3842A is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...|
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Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.
42); // for css text color
42); // for css background-color
|0 %||12.16 %||47.45 %||36.08 %|
HSL is supported in all major browsers!
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 #A3842A
This shows how text with the hex-color #A3842A 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 you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!
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