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Hex #cb8e05

#cb8e05 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #cb8e05 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#cb8e05 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 203   G 142   B 5   copy to clipboard


H 41.52   S 0.95   L 0.41


C 0%   M 24%   Y 78%   K 20%
Usage of yellow The color #cb8e05 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#cb8e05 Conversion and Usage

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

#cb8e05 to RGB conversion

203% RED
142% GREEN

CSS code: color: rgb(203, 142, 5); // for text color
background-color: rgb(203, 142, 5); // for background color

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#cb8e05 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 23.92 % 77.65 % 20.39 %

#cb8e05 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
41.515 0.95 0.41

CSS code: color: hsl(41.5, 95%, 41%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #cb8e05

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 #cb8e05

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #cb8e05

This shows how text with the hex-color #cb8e05 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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