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Hex #a5c79c

#a5c79c is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #a5c79c color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#a5c79c Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 165   G 199   B 156   copy to clipboard


H 107.44   S 0.28   L 0.7


C 13%   M 0%   Y 17%   K 22%
Usage of green The color #a5c79c is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#a5c79c Conversion and Usage

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

#a5c79c to RGB conversion

165% RED
199% GREEN
156% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(165, 199, 156); // for text color
background-color: rgb(165, 199, 156); // for background color

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#a5c79c to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
13.33 % 0 % 16.86 % 21.96 %

#a5c79c to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
107.442 0.28 0.7

CSS code: color: hsl(107.4, 28%, 70%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #a5c79c

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 #a5c79c

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #a5c79c

This shows how text with the hex-color #a5c79c 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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