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Hex #fc9c08

#fc9c08 is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #fc9c08 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#fc9c08 Conversion table


orange (light orange)


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R 252   G 156   B 8   copy to clipboard


H 36.39   S 0.98   L 0.51


C 0%   M 38%   Y 96%   K 1%
Usage of orange The color #fc9c08 is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#fc9c08 Conversion and Usage

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

#fc9c08 to RGB conversion

252% RED
156% GREEN

CSS code: color: rgb(252, 156, 8); // for text color
background-color: rgb(252, 156, 8); // for background color

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#fc9c08 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 37.65 % 95.69 % 1.18 %

#fc9c08 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
36.393 0.98 0.51

CSS code: color: hsl(36.4, 98%, 51%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #fc9c08

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 #fc9c08

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #fc9c08

This shows how text with the hex-color #fc9c08 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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