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Hex #a9b873

#a9b873 is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #a9b873 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#a9b873 Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 169   G 184   B 115   copy to clipboard


H 73.04   S 0.33   L 0.59


C 6%   M 0%   Y 27%   K 28%
Usage of green The color #a9b873 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#a9b873 Conversion and Usage

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

#a9b873 to RGB conversion

169% RED
184% GREEN
115% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(169, 184, 115); // for text color
background-color: rgb(169, 184, 115); // for background color

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#a9b873 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
5.88 % 0 % 27.06 % 27.84 %

#a9b873 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
73.043 0.33 0.59

CSS code: color: hsl(73, 33%, 59%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #a9b873

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 #a9b873

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #a9b873

This shows how text with the hex-color #a9b873 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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