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Hex #f9f6ec

#f9f6ec is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #f9f6ec color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#f9f6ec Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 249   G 246   B 236   copy to clipboard


H 46.15   S 0.52   L 0.95


C 0%   M 1%   Y 5%   K 2%
Usage of yellow The color #f9f6ec is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#f9f6ec Conversion and Usage

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

#f9f6ec to RGB conversion

249% RED
246% GREEN
236% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(249, 246, 236); // for text color
background-color: rgb(249, 246, 236); // for background color

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#f9f6ec to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 1.18 % 5.1 % 2.35 %

#f9f6ec to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
46.154 0.52 0.95

CSS code: color: hsl(46.2, 52%, 95%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #f9f6ec

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 #f9f6ec

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #f9f6ec

This shows how text with the hex-color #f9f6ec 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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