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Hex #baa617

#baa617 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #baa617 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#baa617 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 186   G 166   B 23   copy to clipboard


H 52.64   S 0.78   L 0.41


C 0%   M 8%   Y 64%   K 27%
Usage of yellow The color #baa617 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#baa617 Conversion and Usage

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

#baa617 to RGB conversion

186% RED
166% GREEN
23% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(186, 166, 23); // for text color
background-color: rgb(186, 166, 23); // for background color

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#baa617 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 7.84 % 63.92 % 27.06 %

#baa617 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
52.638 0.78 0.41

CSS code: color: hsl(52.6, 78%, 41%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #baa617

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 #baa617

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #baa617

This shows how text with the hex-color #baa617 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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