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Hex #edcd07

#edcd07 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #edcd07 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#edcd07 Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 237   G 205   B 7   copy to clipboard


H 51.65   S 0.94   L 0.48


C 0%   M 13%   Y 90%   K 7%
Usage of yellow The color #edcd07 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#edcd07 Conversion and Usage

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

#edcd07 to RGB conversion

237% RED
205% GREEN

CSS code: color: rgb(237, 205, 7); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(237, 205, 7); // for css background-color

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#edcd07 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 12.55 % 90.2 % 7.06 %

#edcd07 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
51.652 0.94 0.48

CSS code: color: hsl(51.7, 94%, 48%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #edcd07

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 #edcd07

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #edcd07

This shows how text with the hex-color #edcd07 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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