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Hex #edd8ac

#edd8ac is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #edd8ac color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#edd8ac Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 237   G 216   B 172   copy to clipboard


H 40.62   S 0.64   L 0.8


C 0%   M 8%   Y 25%   K 7%
Usage of yellow The color #edd8ac is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#edd8ac Conversion and Usage

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

#edd8ac to RGB conversion

237% RED
216% GREEN
172% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(237, 216, 172); // for text color
background-color: rgb(237, 216, 172); // for background color

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#edd8ac to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 8.24 % 25.49 % 7.06 %

#edd8ac to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
40.615 0.64 0.8

CSS code: color: hsl(40.6, 64%, 80%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #edd8ac

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 #edd8ac

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #edd8ac

This shows how text with the hex-color #edd8ac 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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