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Hex #b99a5e

#b99a5e is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #b99a5e color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#b99a5e Conversion table


orange (light orange)


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R 185   G 154   B 94   copy to clipboard


H 39.56   S 0.39   L 0.55


C 0%   M 12%   Y 36%   K 27%
Usage of orange The color #b99a5e is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#b99a5e Conversion and Usage

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

#b99a5e to RGB conversion

185% RED
154% GREEN
94% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(185, 154, 94); // for text color
background-color: rgb(185, 154, 94); // for background color

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#b99a5e to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 12.16 % 35.69 % 27.45 %

#b99a5e to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
39.56 0.39 0.55

CSS code: color: hsl(39.6, 39%, 55%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #b99a5e

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 #b99a5e

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #b99a5e

This shows how text with the hex-color #b99a5e 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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