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Hex #eec60b

#eec60b is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #eec60b color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#eec60b Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 238   G 198   B 11   copy to clipboard


H 49.43   S 0.91   L 0.49


C 0%   M 16%   Y 89%   K 7%
Usage of yellow The color #eec60b is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#eec60b Conversion and Usage

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

#eec60b to RGB conversion

238% RED
198% GREEN
11% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(238, 198, 11); // for text color
background-color: rgb(238, 198, 11); // for background color

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#eec60b to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 15.69 % 89.02 % 6.67 %

#eec60b to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
49.427 0.91 0.49

CSS code: color: hsl(49.4, 91%, 49%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #eec60b

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 #eec60b

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #eec60b

This shows how text with the hex-color #eec60b 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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