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Hex #caae20

#caae20 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #caae20 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#caae20 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 202   G 174   B 32   copy to clipboard


H 50.12   S 0.73   L 0.46


C 0%   M 11%   Y 67%   K 21%
Usage of yellow The color #caae20 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#caae20 Conversion and Usage

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

#caae20 to RGB conversion

202% RED
174% GREEN
32% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(202, 174, 32); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(202, 174, 32); // for css background-color

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#caae20 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 10.98 % 66.67 % 20.78 %

#caae20 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
50.118 0.73 0.46

CSS code: color: hsl(50.1, 73%, 46%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #caae20

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 #caae20

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #caae20

This shows how text with the hex-color #caae20 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 you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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