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Hex #d9de8c

#d9de8c is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #d9de8c color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#d9de8c Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 217   G 222   B 140   copy to clipboard


H 63.66   S 0.55   L 0.71


C 2%   M 0%   Y 32%   K 13%
Usage of yellow The color #d9de8c is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#d9de8c Conversion and Usage

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

#d9de8c to RGB conversion

217% RED
222% GREEN
140% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(217, 222, 140); // for text color
background-color: rgb(217, 222, 140); // for background color

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#d9de8c to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
1.96 % 0 % 32.16 % 12.94 %

#d9de8c to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
63.659 0.55 0.71

CSS code: color: hsl(63.7, 55%, 71%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #d9de8c

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 #d9de8c

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #d9de8c

This shows how text with the hex-color #d9de8c 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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