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Hex #dcd9b8

#dcd9b8 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #dcd9b8 color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#dcd9b8 Conversion table

Category

yellow (light yellow)

HEX

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 RGB

R 220   G 217   B 184   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 55   S 0.34   L 0.79

 CYMK

C 0%   M 1%   Y 14%   K 14%
Usage of yellow The color #dcd9b8 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#dcd9b8 Conversion and Usage

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

#dcd9b8 to RGB conversion

Red220
220% RED
Green217
217% GREEN
Blue184
184% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(220, 217, 184); // for text color
background-color: rgb(220, 217, 184); // for background color

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#dcd9b8 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 1.18 % 14.12 % 13.73 %

#dcd9b8 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
55 0.34 0.79

CSS code: color: hsl(55, 34%, 79%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #dcd9b8

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 #dcd9b8

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #dcd9b8

This shows how text with the hex-color #dcd9b8 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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