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Amber Orange Color

HEX #F2B046 / RGB (242, 176, 70)

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What is Amber Orange Color?

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Amber Orange has the hex code #F2B046. The equivalent RGB values are (242, 176, 70), which means it is composed of 50% red, 36% green and 14% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:27 Y:71 K:5. In the HSV/HSB scale, Amber Orange has a hue of 37°, 71% saturation and a brightness value of 95%.
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.

Amber Orange color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, amber orange can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Amber Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#F2B046
RGB Values(242, 176, 70)
CMYK Values(0%, 27%, 71%, 5%)
HSV/HSB Values(37°, 71%, 95%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9933
Inverse Color#0D4FB9 [Sapphire]
Closest Pantone®142 C
Closest RAL1017 [Saffron yellow]
Complementary Color#4688F2 [Blueberry]
Amber Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A3A3A3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Luma)#B6B6B6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D5D5D5

Amber Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F2B046. Complementary color is 4688F2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Amber Orange is Blueberry with the hex code #4688F2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F2B046 color is offered by #4688F2. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (F2B046, DEF246 and F25A46)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Amber Orange (#F2B046) are Maximum Green Yellow (#DEF246) and Fire Opal (#F25A46). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Amber 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (F2B046, 46DEF2 and 5A46F2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Amber Orange (#F2B046) are #46DEF2 (Turquoise) and #5A46F2 (Majorelle 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.

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Triadic color palette with (F2B046, 46F2B0 and B046F2)

Triadic Palette

Amber Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #46F2B0 (Eucalyptus) and #B046F2 (Lavender Indigo) along with #F2B046 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (F2B046, 46F2B0, 4688F2 and F24688)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Amber Orange has four colors - #46F2B0 (Eucalyptus), #4688F2 (Blueberry) and #F24688 (French Rose) in addition to the base color (#F2B046). 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.

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Square color palette with (F2B046, 46F25A, 4688F2 and F246DE)

Square Palette

Amber Orange square color palette has #46F25A (Screamin' Green), #4688F2 (Blueberry) and #F246DE (Purple Pizzazz). 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.

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Rainbow color

Amber Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Amber 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Amber Orange Color


  • Transparent F5C06BF5C06B
  • Transparent F6C87EF6C87E
  • Transparent F7D090F7D090
  • Transparent F9D8A3F9D8A3
  • Transparent FADFB5FADFB5
  • Transparent FBE7C8FBE7C8
  • Transparent FCEFDAFCEFDA
  • Transparent FEF7EDFEF7ED


  • Transparent DBA652DBA652
  • Transparent D0A257D0A257
  • Transparent C49D5DC49D5D
  • Transparent B99863B99863
  • Transparent AE9369AE9369
  • Transparent A28E6FA28E6F
  • Transparent 978A74978A74
  • Transparent 8B857A8B857A


  • Transparent C28D38C28D38
  • Transparent A97B31A97B31
  • Transparent 916A2A916A2A
  • Transparent 795823795823
  • Transparent 61461C61461C
  • Transparent 493515493515
  • Transparent 30230E30230E
  • Transparent 181207181207

Amber Orange Color Patterns

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    Amber Orange Gingham Checks

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    Amber Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Amber Orange Polka Dots Pattern

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    Amber Orange Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Amber Orange Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Amber Orange Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Amber Orange Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Amber Orange Plaid Pattern

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