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Hex #e5d52a

#e5d52a is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #e5d52a color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#e5d52a Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 229   G 213   B 42   copy to clipboard


H 54.87   S 0.78   L 0.53


C 0%   M 6%   Y 73%   K 10%
Usage of yellow The color #e5d52a is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#e5d52a Conversion and Usage

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

#e5d52a to RGB conversion

229% RED
213% GREEN
42% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(229, 213, 42); // for text color
background-color: rgb(229, 213, 42); // for background color

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#e5d52a to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 6.27 % 73.33 % 10.2 %

#e5d52a to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
54.866 0.78 0.53

CSS code: color: hsl(54.9, 78%, 53%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #e5d52a

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 #e5d52a

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #e5d52a

This shows how text with the hex-color #e5d52a 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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