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Hex #babd49

#babd49 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #babd49 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#babd49 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 186   G 189   B 73   copy to clipboard


H 61.55   S 0.47   L 0.51


C 1%   M 0%   Y 45%   K 26%
Usage of yellow The color #babd49 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#babd49 Conversion and Usage

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

#babd49 to RGB conversion

186% RED
189% GREEN
73% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(186, 189, 73); // for text color
background-color: rgb(186, 189, 73); // for background color

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#babd49 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
1.18 % 0 % 45.49 % 25.88 %

#babd49 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
61.552 0.47 0.51

CSS code: color: hsl(61.6, 47%, 51%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #babd49

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 #babd49

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #babd49

This shows how text with the hex-color #babd49 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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