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Hex #fdd73a

#fdd73a is a great light yellow shade for your next project. Scroll down for #fdd73a color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#fdd73a Conversion table


yellow (light yellow)


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R 253   G 215   B 58   copy to clipboard


H 48.31   S 0.98   L 0.61


C 0%   M 15%   Y 76%   K 1%
Usage of yellow The color #fdd73a is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#fdd73a Conversion and Usage

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

#fdd73a to RGB conversion

253% RED
215% GREEN
58% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(253, 215, 58); // for text color
background-color: rgb(253, 215, 58); // for background color

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#fdd73a to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 14.9 % 76.47 % 0.78 %

#fdd73a to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
48.308 0.98 0.61

CSS code: color: hsl(48.3, 98%, 61%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #fdd73a

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 #fdd73a

Color Examples: This is a yellow Heading in #fdd73a

This shows how text with the hex-color #fdd73a 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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