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Hex #acd809

#acd809 is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #acd809 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#acd809 Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 172   G 216   B 9   copy to clipboard


H 72.75   S 0.92   L 0.44


C 17%   M 0%   Y 81%   K 15%
Usage of green The color #acd809 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#acd809 Conversion and Usage

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

#acd809 to RGB conversion

172% RED
216% GREEN

CSS code: color: rgb(172, 216, 9); // for text color
background-color: rgb(172, 216, 9); // for background color

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#acd809 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
17.25 % 0 % 81.18 % 15.29 %

#acd809 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
72.754 0.92 0.44

CSS code: color: hsl(72.8, 92%, 44%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #acd809

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 #acd809

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #acd809

This shows how text with the hex-color #acd809 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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