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Hex #bf491c

#bf491c is a great dark orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #bf491c color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#bf491c Conversion table


orange (dark orange)


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R 191   G 73   B 28   copy to clipboard


H 16.56   S 0.74   L 0.43


C 0%   M 46%   Y 64%   K 25%
Usage of orange The color #bf491c is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#bf491c Conversion and Usage

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

#bf491c to RGB conversion

191% RED
28% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(191, 73, 28); // for text color
background-color: rgb(191, 73, 28); // for background color

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#bf491c to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 46.27 % 63.92 % 25.1 %

#bf491c to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
16.564 0.74 0.43

CSS code: color: hsl(16.6, 74%, 43%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #bf491c

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: recommended
Usage for headings: recommended
Usage as fill color: use with caution on large areas
Usage for buttons: recommended

As a rather dark shade, this color can very well be used to color smaller elements (like text and buttons). Due to its darkness it gives good contrast, also if used on white background. Readability of text is perfectly ok.

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #bf491c

This shows how text with the hex-color #bf491c would look on a white background. Because of the darkness of the color this color is 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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