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Hex #daa85e

#daa85e is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #daa85e color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#daa85e Conversion table


orange (light orange)


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R 218   G 168   B 94   copy to clipboard


H 35.81   S 0.63   L 0.61


C 0%   M 20%   Y 49%   K 15%
Usage of orange The color #daa85e is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#daa85e Conversion and Usage

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

#daa85e to RGB conversion

218% RED
168% GREEN
94% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(218, 168, 94); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(218, 168, 94); // for css background-color

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#daa85e to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 19.61 % 48.63 % 14.51 %

#daa85e to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
35.806 0.63 0.61

CSS code: color: hsl(35.8, 63%, 61%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #daa85e

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 #daa85e

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #daa85e

This shows how text with the hex-color #daa85e 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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