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Hex #dae959

#dae959 is a great light green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #dae959 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#dae959 Conversion table


green (light green)


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R 218   G 233   B 89   copy to clipboard


H 66.25   S 0.77   L 0.63


C 6%   M 0%   Y 56%   K 9%
Usage of green The color #dae959 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#dae959 Conversion and Usage

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

#dae959 to RGB conversion

218% RED
233% GREEN
89% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(218, 233, 89); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(218, 233, 89); // for css background-color

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#dae959 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
5.88 % 0 % 56.47 % 8.63 %

#dae959 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
66.25 0.77 0.63

CSS code: color: hsl(66.3, 77%, 63%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #dae959

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 #dae959

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #dae959

This shows how text with the hex-color #dae959 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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