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Hex #b38c3d

#b38c3d is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #b38c3d color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#b38c3d Conversion table

Category

yellow (light yellow)

HEX

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 RGB

R 179   G 140   B 61   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 40.17   S 0.49   L 0.47

 CYMK

C 0%   M 15%   Y 46%   K 30%
Usage of yellow The color #b38c3d is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#b38c3d Conversion and Usage

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

#b38c3d to RGB conversion

Red179
179% RED
Green140
140% GREEN
Blue61
61% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(179, 140, 61); // for text color
background-color: rgb(179, 140, 61); // for background color

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#b38c3d to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 15.29 % 46.27 % 29.8 %

#b38c3d to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
40.169 0.49 0.47

CSS code: color: hsl(40.2, 49%, 47%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #b38c3d

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 #b38c3d

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #b38c3d

This shows how text with the hex-color #b38c3d 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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