Baby Yellow

HEX #FCEF91 / RGB (252, 239, 145)

What is Baby Yellow Color?

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Baby Yellow has the hex code #FCEF91. The equivalent RGB values are (252, 239, 145), which means it is composed of 40% red, 38% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:5 Y:42 K:1. In the HSV/HSB scale, Baby Yellow has a hue of 53°, 42% saturation and a brightness value of 99%.
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.

Baby Yellow color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, baby yellow 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.

Baby Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#FCEF91
RGB Values(252, 239, 145)
CMYK Values(0%, 5%, 42%, 1%)
HSV/HSB Values(53°, 42%, 99%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFF99
Inverse Color#03106E [Dark Imperial Blue]
Closest Pantone®601 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#919EFC [Jordy Blue]
Baby Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D4D4D4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E9E9E9
Weighted Average (Luma)#EBEBEB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EEEEEE

Baby Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FCEF91. Complementary color is 919EFC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Baby Yellow is Jordy Blue with the hex code #919EFC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FCEF91 color is offered by #919EFC. 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 (FCEF91, D4FC91 and FCBA91)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Baby Yellow (#FCEF91) are Mindaro (#D4FC91) and Macaroni And Cheese (#FCBA91). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Baby Yellow 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 (FCEF91, 91D4FC and BA91FC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Baby Yellow (#FCEF91) are #91D4FC (Pale Cyan) and #BA91FC (Pale Violet). 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 (FCEF91, 91FCEF and EF91FC)

Triadic Palette

Baby Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #91FCEF (Waterspout) and #EF91FC (Lavender Magenta) along with #FCEF91 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 (FCEF91, 91FCEF, 919EFC and FC919E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Baby Yellow has four colors - #91FCEF (Waterspout), #919EFC (Jordy Blue) and #FC919E (Salmon Pink) in addition to the base color (#FCEF91). 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 (FCEF91, 91FCBA, 919EFC and FC91D4)

Square Palette

Baby Yellow square color palette has #91FCBA (Teal Deer), #919EFC (Jordy Blue) and #FC91D4 (Pale Magenta-Pink). 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

Baby Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Baby Yellow 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 Baby Yellow Color


  • Transparent FDF2A7#FDF2A7
  • Transparent FDF4B2#FDF4B2
  • Transparent FDF5BD#FDF5BD
  • Transparent FEF7C8#FEF7C8
  • Transparent FEF9D3#FEF9D3
  • Transparent FEFADE#FEFADE
  • Transparent FEFCE9#FEFCE9
  • Transparent FFFDF4#FFFDF4


  • Transparent E3D98E#E3D98E
  • Transparent D7CE8C#D7CE8C
  • Transparent CAC38A#CAC38A
  • Transparent BEB889#BEB889
  • Transparent B2AC87#B2AC87
  • Transparent A5A185#A5A185
  • Transparent 999683#999683
  • Transparent 8C8B82#8C8B82


  • Transparent CABF74#CABF74
  • Transparent B0A766#B0A766
  • Transparent 978F57#978F57
  • Transparent 7E7849#7E7849
  • Transparent 65603A#65603A
  • Transparent 4C482C#4C482C
  • Transparent 32301D#32301D
  • Transparent 19180F#19180F

Baby Yellow Color Patterns

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    Baby Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Baby Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Baby Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

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    Baby Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

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    Baby Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Baby Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Baby Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Baby Yellow Plaid Pattern