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Hex #c99866

#c99866 is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #c99866 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#c99866 Conversion table


orange (light orange)


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R 201   G 152   B 102   copy to clipboard


H 30.3   S 0.48   L 0.59


C 0%   M 19%   Y 39%   K 21%
Usage of orange The color #c99866 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#c99866 Conversion and Usage

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

#c99866 to RGB conversion

201% RED
152% GREEN
102% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(201, 152, 102); // for text color
background-color: rgb(201, 152, 102); // for background color

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#c99866 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 19.22 % 38.82 % 21.18 %

#c99866 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
30.303 0.48 0.59

CSS code: color: hsl(30.3, 48%, 59%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #c99866

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 #c99866

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #c99866

This shows how text with the hex-color #c99866 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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