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Hex #b9a35d

#b9a35d is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #b9a35d color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#b9a35d Conversion table

Category

yellow (light yellow)

HEX

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 RGB

R 185   G 163   B 93   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 45.65   S 0.4   L 0.55

 CMYK

C 0%   M 9%   Y 36%   K 27%
Usage of yellow The color #b9a35d is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#b9a35d Conversion and Usage

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

#b9a35d to RGB conversion

Red185
185% RED
Green163
163% GREEN
Blue93
93% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(185, 163, 93); // for text color
background-color: rgb(185, 163, 93); // for background color

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#b9a35d to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 8.63 % 36.08 % 27.45 %

#b9a35d to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
45.652 0.4 0.55

CSS code: color: hsl(45.7, 40%, 55%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #b9a35d

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 #b9a35d

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #b9a35d

This shows how text with the hex-color #b9a35d 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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