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Hex #ddd2a8

#ddd2a8 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #ddd2a8 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#ddd2a8 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 221   G 210   B 168   copy to clipboard


H 47.55   S 0.44   L 0.76


C 0%   M 4%   Y 21%   K 13%
Usage of yellow The color #ddd2a8 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#ddd2a8 Conversion and Usage

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

#ddd2a8 to RGB conversion

221% RED
210% GREEN
168% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(221, 210, 168); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(221, 210, 168); // for css background-color

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#ddd2a8 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 4.31 % 20.78 % 13.33 %

#ddd2a8 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
47.547 0.44 0.76

CSS code: color: hsl(47.5, 44%, 76%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #ddd2a8

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 #ddd2a8

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #ddd2a8

This shows how text with the hex-color #ddd2a8 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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