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Hex #dcaf28

#dcaf28 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #dcaf28 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#dcaf28 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 220   G 175   B 40   copy to clipboard


H 45   S 0.72   L 0.51


C 0%   M 18%   Y 71%   K 14%
Usage of yellow The color #dcaf28 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#dcaf28 Conversion and Usage

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

#dcaf28 to RGB conversion

220% RED
175% GREEN
40% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(220, 175, 40); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(220, 175, 40); // for css background-color

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#dcaf28 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 17.65 % 70.59 % 13.73 %

#dcaf28 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
45 0.72 0.51

CSS code: color: hsl(45, 72%, 51%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #dcaf28

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 #dcaf28

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #dcaf28

This shows how text with the hex-color #dcaf28 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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