|yellow (light yellow)|
|#e1a42a copy to clipboard|
|R 225 G 164 B 42 copy to clipboard|
|H 40 S 0.75 L 0.52|
|C 0% M 24% Y 72% K 12%|
|Usage of yellow||The color #e1a42a is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...|
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Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.
42); // for text color
42); // for background color
|0 %||23.92 %||71.76 %||11.76 %|
HSL is supported in all major browsers!
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 #e1a42a
This shows how text with the hex-color #e1a42a 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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