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Hex #e9a21d

#e9a21d is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #e9a21d color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#e9a21d Conversion table

Category

orange (light orange)

HEX

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 RGB

R 233   G 162   B 29   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 39.12   S 0.82   L 0.51

 CMYK

C 0%   M 28%   Y 80%   K 9%
Usage of orange The color #e9a21d is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#e9a21d Conversion and Usage

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

#e9a21d to RGB conversion

Red233
233% RED
Green162
162% GREEN
Blue29
29% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(233, 162, 29); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(233, 162, 29); // for css background-color

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#e9a21d to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 27.84 % 80 % 8.63 %

#e9a21d to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
39.118 0.82 0.51

CSS code: color: hsl(39.1, 82%, 51%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #e9a21d

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 #e9a21d

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #e9a21d

This shows how text with the hex-color #e9a21d 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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