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Hex #cf8c2a

#cf8c2a is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #cf8c2a color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#cf8c2a Conversion table


orange (light orange)


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R 207   G 140   B 42   copy to clipboard


H 35.64   S 0.66   L 0.49


C 0%   M 26%   Y 65%   K 19%
Usage of orange The color #cf8c2a is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#cf8c2a Conversion and Usage

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

#cf8c2a to RGB conversion

207% RED
140% GREEN
42% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(207, 140, 42); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(207, 140, 42); // for css background-color

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#cf8c2a to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 26.27 % 64.71 % 18.82 %

#cf8c2a to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
35.636 0.66 0.49

CSS code: color: hsl(35.6, 66%, 49%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #cf8c2a

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 #cf8c2a

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #cf8c2a

This shows how text with the hex-color #cf8c2a 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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