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Hex #ebad2a

#ebad2a is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #ebad2a color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#ebad2a Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 235   G 173   B 42   copy to clipboard


H 40.73   S 0.83   L 0.54


C 0%   M 24%   Y 76%   K 8%
Usage of yellow The color #ebad2a is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#ebad2a Conversion and Usage

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

#ebad2a to RGB conversion

235% RED
173% GREEN
42% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(235, 173, 42); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(235, 173, 42); // for css background-color

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#ebad2a to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 24.31 % 75.69 % 7.84 %

#ebad2a to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
40.725 0.83 0.54

CSS code: color: hsl(40.7, 83%, 54%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #ebad2a

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 #ebad2a

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #ebad2a

This shows how text with the hex-color #ebad2a 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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