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Hex #edc36c

#edc36c is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #edc36c color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#edc36c Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 237   G 195   B 108   copy to clipboard


H 40.47   S 0.78   L 0.68


C 0%   M 16%   Y 51%   K 7%
Usage of yellow The color #edc36c is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#edc36c Conversion and Usage

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

#edc36c to RGB conversion

237% RED
195% GREEN
108% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(237, 195, 108); // for text color
background-color: rgb(237, 195, 108); // for background color

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#edc36c to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 16.47 % 50.59 % 7.06 %

#edc36c to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
40.465 0.78 0.68

CSS code: color: hsl(40.5, 78%, 68%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #edc36c

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 #edc36c

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #edc36c

This shows how text with the hex-color #edc36c 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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