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Hex #c3a16f

#c3a16f is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #c3a16f color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#c3a16f Conversion table


orange (light orange)


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R 195   G 161   B 111   copy to clipboard


H 35.71   S 0.41   L 0.6


C 0%   M 13%   Y 33%   K 24%
Usage of orange The color #c3a16f is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#c3a16f Conversion and Usage

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

#c3a16f to RGB conversion

195% RED
161% GREEN
111% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(195, 161, 111); // for text color
background-color: rgb(195, 161, 111); // for background color

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#c3a16f to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 13.33 % 32.94 % 23.53 %

#c3a16f to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
35.714 0.41 0.6

CSS code: color: hsl(35.7, 41%, 60%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #c3a16f

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 #c3a16f

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #c3a16f

This shows how text with the hex-color #c3a16f 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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