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Hex #f0e0ac

#f0e0ac is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #f0e0ac color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#f0e0ac Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 240   G 224   B 172   copy to clipboard


H 45.88   S 0.69   L 0.81


C 0%   M 6%   Y 27%   K 6%
Usage of yellow The color #f0e0ac is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#f0e0ac Conversion and Usage

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

#f0e0ac to RGB conversion

240% RED
224% GREEN
172% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(240, 224, 172); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(240, 224, 172); // for css background-color

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#f0e0ac to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 6.27 % 26.67 % 5.88 %

#f0e0ac to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
45.882 0.69 0.81

CSS code: color: hsl(45.9, 69%, 81%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #f0e0ac

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 #f0e0ac

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #f0e0ac

This shows how text with the hex-color #f0e0ac 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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