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Hex #FCE5A6

#FCE5A6 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #FCE5A6 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#FCE5A6 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 252   G 229   B 166   copy to clipboard


H 43.95   S 0.93   L 0.82


C 0%   M 9%   Y 34%   K 1%
Usage of yellow The color #FCE5A6 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#FCE5A6 Conversion and Usage

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

#FCE5A6 to RGB conversion

252% RED
229% GREEN
166% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(252, 229, 166); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(252, 229, 166); // for css background-color

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#FCE5A6 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 9.02 % 33.73 % 1.18 %

#FCE5A6 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
43.953 0.93 0.82

CSS code: color: hsl(44, 93%, 82%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #FCE5A6

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 #FCE5A6

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #FCE5A6

This shows how text with the hex-color #FCE5A6 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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