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Hex #d9a146

#d9a146 is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #d9a146 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#d9a146 Conversion table


orange (light orange)


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R 217   G 161   B 70   copy to clipboard


H 37.14   S 0.66   L 0.56


C 0%   M 22%   Y 58%   K 15%
Usage of orange The color #d9a146 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#d9a146 Conversion and Usage

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

#d9a146 to RGB conversion

217% RED
161% GREEN
70% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(217, 161, 70); // for text color
background-color: rgb(217, 161, 70); // for background color

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#d9a146 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 21.96 % 57.65 % 14.9 %

#d9a146 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
37.143 0.66 0.56

CSS code: color: hsl(37.1, 66%, 56%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #d9a146

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 #d9a146

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #d9a146

This shows how text with the hex-color #d9a146 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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