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Hex #aa9a69

#aa9a69 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #aa9a69 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#aa9a69 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 170   G 154   B 105   copy to clipboard


H 45.23   S 0.28   L 0.54


C 0%   M 6%   Y 25%   K 33%
Usage of yellow The color #aa9a69 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#aa9a69 Conversion and Usage

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

#aa9a69 to RGB conversion

170% RED
154% GREEN
105% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(170, 154, 105); // for text color
background-color: rgb(170, 154, 105); // for background color

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#aa9a69 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 6.27 % 25.49 % 33.33 %

#aa9a69 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
45.231 0.28 0.54

CSS code: color: hsl(45.2, 28%, 54%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #aa9a69

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 #aa9a69

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #aa9a69

This shows how text with the hex-color #aa9a69 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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