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Hex #bcbb5d

#bcbb5d is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #bcbb5d color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#bcbb5d Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 188   G 187   B 93   copy to clipboard


H 59.37   S 0.41   L 0.55


C 0%   M 0%   Y 37%   K 26%
Usage of yellow The color #bcbb5d is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#bcbb5d Conversion and Usage

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

#bcbb5d to RGB conversion

188% RED
187% GREEN
93% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(188, 187, 93); // for text color
background-color: rgb(188, 187, 93); // for background color

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#bcbb5d to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 0.39 % 37.25 % 26.27 %

#bcbb5d to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
59.368 0.41 0.55

CSS code: color: hsl(59.4, 41%, 55%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #bcbb5d

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 #bcbb5d

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #bcbb5d

This shows how text with the hex-color #bcbb5d 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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