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Hex #c8b4af

#c8b4af is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #c8b4af color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#c8b4af Conversion table


orange (light orange)


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R 200   G 180   B 175   copy to clipboard


H 12   S 0.19   L 0.74


C 0%   M 8%   Y 10%   K 22%
Usage of orange The color #c8b4af is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#c8b4af Conversion and Usage

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

#c8b4af to RGB conversion

200% RED
180% GREEN
175% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(200, 180, 175); // for text color
background-color: rgb(200, 180, 175); // for background color

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#c8b4af to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 7.84 % 9.8 % 21.57 %

#c8b4af to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
12 0.19 0.74

CSS code: color: hsl(12, 19%, 74%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #c8b4af

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 #c8b4af

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #c8b4af

This shows how text with the hex-color #c8b4af 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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