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Accent Orange Color

HEX #FBB15B / RGB (251, 177, 91)

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What is Accent Orange Color?

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Accent Orange has the hex code #FBB15B. The equivalent RGB values are (251, 177, 91), which means it is composed of 48% red, 34% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:30 Y:64 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Accent Orange has a hue of 32°, 64% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Accent Orange is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Accent Orange CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Accent Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#FBB15B
RGB Values(251, 177, 91)
CMYK Values(0%, 30%, 64%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(32°, 64%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9966
Inverse Color#044EA4 [Cobalt Blue]
Closest Pantone®150 C
Closest RAL1017 [Saffron yellow]
Complementary Color#5BA5FB [Blue Jeans]
Accent Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ADADAD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Luma)#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D7D7D7

Accent Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FBB15B. Complementary color is 5BA5FB

Complementary Palette

The complement of Accent Orange is Blue Jeans with the hex code #5BA5FB. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FBB15B color is offered by #5BA5FB. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (FBB15B, F5FB5B and FB615B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Accent Orange (#FBB15B) are Icterine (#F5FB5B) and Sunset Orange (#FB615B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Accent Orange with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (FBB15B, 5BF5FB and 615BFB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Accent Orange (#FBB15B) are #5BF5FB (Electric Blue) and #615BFB (Very Light Blue). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (FBB15B, 5BFBB1 and B15BFB)

Triadic Palette

Accent Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5BFBB1 (Medium Aquamarine) and #B15BFB (Lavender Indigo) along with #FBB15B create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (FBB15B, 5BFBB1, 5BA5FB and FB5BA5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Accent Orange has four colors - #5BFBB1 (Medium Aquamarine), #5BA5FB (Blue Jeans) and #FB5BA5 (Brilliant Rose) in addition to the base color (#FBB15B). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (FBB15B, 5BFB61, 5BA5FB and FB5BF5)

Square Palette

Accent Orange square color palette has #5BFB61 (Screamin' Green), #5BA5FB (Blue Jeans) and #FB5BF5 (Shocking Pink (Crayola)). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Accent Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Accent Orange rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Accent Orange Color


  • Transparent FCC17CFCC17C
  • Transparent FCC88CFCC88C
  • Transparent FDD09DFDD09D
  • Transparent FDD8ADFDD8AD
  • Transparent FDE0BDFDE0BD
  • Transparent FEE8CEFEE8CE
  • Transparent FEEFDEFEEFDE
  • Transparent FFF7EFFFF7EF


  • Transparent E2A762E2A762
  • Transparent D6A266D6A266
  • Transparent CA9D6ACA9D6A
  • Transparent BE996EBE996E
  • Transparent B19471B19471
  • Transparent A58F75A58F75
  • Transparent 998A79998A79
  • Transparent 8C857C8C857C


  • Transparent C98E49C98E49
  • Transparent B07C40B07C40
  • Transparent 976A37976A37
  • Transparent 7E592E7E592E
  • Transparent 644724644724
  • Transparent 4B351B4B351B
  • Transparent 322312322312
  • Transparent 191209191209

Accent Orange Color Patterns

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    Accent Orange Gingham Checks

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    Accent Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Accent Orange Polka Dots Pattern

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    Accent Orange Honeycomb Pattern

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    Accent Orange Leaves Pattern

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    Accent Orange Houndstooth Pattern

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    Accent Orange Trellis Pattern

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    Accent Orange Plaid Pattern

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