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Calming Yellow Color

HEX #F5E1A2 / RGB (245, 225, 162)

What is Calming Yellow Color?

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Calming Yellow has the hex code #F5E1A2. The equivalent RGB values are (245, 225, 162), which means it is composed of 39% red, 36% green and 26% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:34 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, Calming Yellow has a hue of 46°, 34% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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.

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

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Calming Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#F5E1A2
RGB Values(245, 225, 162)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 34%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(46°, 34%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC99
Inverse Color#0A1E5D [Cool Black]
Closest Pantone®7401 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#A2B6F5 [Baby Blue Eyes]
Calming Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E0E0E0
Weighted Average (Luma)#E1E1E1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E9E9E9

Calming Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F5E1A2. Complementary color is A2B6F5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Calming Yellow is Baby Blue Eyes with the hex code #A2B6F5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F5E1A2 color is offered by #A2B6F5. 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.

F5E1A2 A2B6F5
Analogous color palette with (F5E1A2, E0F5A2 and F5B8A2)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Calming Yellow (#F5E1A2) are Pale Goldenrod (#E0F5A2) and Melon (#F5B8A2). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Calming 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.

F5E1A2 E0F5A2 F5B8A2
Split Complementary color palette with (F5E1A2, A2E0F5 and B8A2F5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Calming Yellow (#F5E1A2) are #A2E0F5 (Non-Photo Blue) and #B8A2F5 (Maximum Blue Purple). 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.

F5E1A2 A2E0F5 B8A2F5
Triadic color palette with (F5E1A2, A2F5E1 and E1A2F5)

Triadic Palette

Calming Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A2F5E1 (Magic Mint) and #E1A2F5 (Mauve) along with #F5E1A2 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

F5E1A2 A2F5E1 E1A2F5
Tetradic color palette with (F5E1A2, A2F5E1, A2B6F5 and F5A2B6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Calming Yellow has four colors - #A2F5E1 (Magic Mint), #A2B6F5 (Baby Blue Eyes) and #F5A2B6 (Amaranth Pink) in addition to the base color (#F5E1A2). 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.

F5E1A2 A2F5E1 A2B6F5 F5A2B6
Square color palette with (F5E1A2, A2F5B8, A2B6F5 and F5A2E0)

Square Palette

Calming Yellow square color palette has #A2F5B8 (Teal Deer), #A2B6F5 (Baby Blue Eyes) and #F5A2E0 (Lavender Rose). 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.

F5E1A2 A2F5B8 A2B6F5 F5A2E0
Rainbow color

Calming Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Calming 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.

F5E2A2 C1F5A2 A2F5CA A2D9F5 B2A2F5 F5A2F1 F5A2AA

Tints, Tones & Shades of Calming Yellow Color


  • Transparent F7E7B5F7E7B5
  • Transparent F8EABEF8EABE
  • Transparent F9EDC7F9EDC7
  • Transparent FAF0D1FAF0D1
  • Transparent FBF3DAFBF3DA
  • Transparent FCF6E3FCF6E3
  • Transparent FDF9ECFDF9EC
  • Transparent FEFCF6FEFCF6


  • Transparent DECE9BDECE9B
  • Transparent D2C498D2C498
  • Transparent C6BA94C6BA94
  • Transparent BBB191BBB191
  • Transparent AFA78EAFA78E
  • Transparent A39D8AA39D8A
  • Transparent 979387979387
  • Transparent 8C8A838C8A83


  • Transparent C4B482C4B482
  • Transparent AC9E71AC9E71
  • Transparent 938761938761
  • Transparent 7B71517B7151
  • Transparent 625A41625A41
  • Transparent 4A44314A4431
  • Transparent 312D20312D20
  • Transparent 191710191710

Calming Yellow Color Patterns

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    Calming Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Calming Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Calming Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

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    Calming Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

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    Calming Yellow Leaves Pattern

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    Calming Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

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    Calming Yellow Trellis Pattern

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    Calming Yellow Plaid Pattern

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