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Hex #c59a13

#c59a13 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #c59a13 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#c59a13 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 197   G 154   B 19   copy to clipboard


H 45.51   S 0.82   L 0.42


C 0%   M 17%   Y 70%   K 23%
Usage of yellow The color #c59a13 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#c59a13 Conversion and Usage

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

#c59a13 to RGB conversion

197% RED
154% GREEN
19% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(197, 154, 19); // for text color
background-color: rgb(197, 154, 19); // for background color

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#c59a13 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 16.86 % 69.8 % 22.75 %

#c59a13 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
45.506 0.82 0.42

CSS code: color: hsl(45.5, 82%, 42%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #c59a13

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 #c59a13

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #c59a13

This shows how text with the hex-color #c59a13 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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