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Caramel Popcorn Color

HEX #F9B856 / RGB (249, 184, 86)

Tasty caramel popcorn

What is Caramel Popcorn Color?

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Caramel Popcorn has the hex code #F9B856. The equivalent RGB values are (249, 184, 86), which means it is composed of 48% red, 35% green and 17% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:26 Y:65 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Caramel Popcorn has a hue of 36°, 65% 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.

Caramel Popcorn 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 Caramel Popcorn 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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Caramel Popcorn Color Codes

Hex Code#F9B856
RGB Values(249, 184, 86)
CMYK Values(0%, 26%, 65%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(36°, 65%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#0647A9 [Cobalt Blue]
Closest Pantone®150 C
Closest RAL1017 [Saffron yellow]
Complementary Color#5697F9 [Blueberry]
Caramel Popcorn Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ADADAD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C1C1C1
Weighted Average (Luma)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D9D9D9

Caramel Popcorn Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F9B856. Complementary color is 5697F9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Caramel Popcorn is Blueberry with the hex code #5697F9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9B856 color is offered by #5697F9. 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 (F9B856, E9F956 and F96756)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Caramel Popcorn (#F9B856) are Icterine (#E9F956) and Sunset Orange (#F96756). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Caramel Popcorn 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 (F9B856, 56E9F9 and 6756F9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Caramel Popcorn (#F9B856) are #56E9F9 (Sky Blue (Crayola)) and #6756F9 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (F9B856, 56F9B8 and B856F9)

Triadic Palette

Caramel Popcorn triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #56F9B8 (Medium Aquamarine) and #B856F9 (Medium Orchid) along with #F9B856 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 (F9B856, 56F9B8, 5697F9 and F95697)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Caramel Popcorn has four colors - #56F9B8 (Medium Aquamarine), #5697F9 (Blueberry) and #F95697 (Strawberry) in addition to the base color (#F9B856). 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 (F9B856, 56F967, 5697F9 and F956E9)

Square Palette

Caramel Popcorn square color palette has #56F967 (Screamin' Green), #5697F9 (Blueberry) and #F956E9 (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

Caramel Popcorn Color Rainbow Palette

Our Caramel Popcorn 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 Caramel Popcorn Color


  • Transparent FAC678FAC678
  • Transparent FBCD89FBCD89
  • Transparent FBD49AFBD49A
  • Transparent FCDCABFCDCAB
  • Transparent FDE3BBFDE3BB
  • Transparent FDEACCFDEACC
  • Transparent FEF1DDFEF1DD
  • Transparent FEF8EEFEF8EE


  • Transparent E1AD5EE1AD5E
  • Transparent D5A763D5A763
  • Transparent C9A267C9A267
  • Transparent BD9C6BBD9C6B
  • Transparent B0966FB0966F
  • Transparent A49173A49173
  • Transparent 988B78988B78
  • Transparent 8C867C8C867C


  • Transparent C79345C79345
  • Transparent AE813CAE813C
  • Transparent 956E34956E34
  • Transparent 7D5C2B7D5C2B
  • Transparent 644A22644A22
  • Transparent 4B371A4B371A
  • Transparent 322511322511
  • Transparent 191209191209

Caramel Popcorn Color Patterns

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    Caramel Popcorn Gingham Checks

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    Caramel Popcorn Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caramel Popcorn Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caramel Popcorn Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caramel Popcorn Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caramel Popcorn Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caramel Popcorn Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caramel Popcorn Plaid Pattern

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