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Hex #fad165

#fad165 is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #fad165 color information, color shades and color usage information.



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#fad165 Conversion table

Category

yellow (light yellow)

HEX

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 RGB

R 250   G 209   B 101   copy to clipboard

 HSL

H 43.49   S 0.94   L 0.69

 CMYK

C 0%   M 16%   Y 58%   K 2%
Usage of yellow The color #fad165 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#fad165 Conversion and Usage

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

#fad165 to RGB conversion

Red250
250% RED
Green209
209% GREEN
Blue101
101% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(250, 209, 101); // for text color
background-color: rgb(250, 209, 101); // for background color

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#fad165 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 16.08 % 58.43 % 1.96 %

#fad165 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
43.49 0.94 0.69

CSS code: color: hsl(43.5, 94%, 69%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #fad165

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 #fad165

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #fad165

This shows how text with the hex-color #fad165 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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