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Caution Yellow Color

HEX #EBC106 / RGB (235, 193, 6)

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What is Caution Yellow Color?

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Caution Yellow has the hex code #EBC106. The equivalent RGB values are (235, 193, 6), which means it is composed of 54% red, 44% green and 1% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:18 Y:97 K:8. In the HSV/HSB scale, Caution Yellow has a hue of 49°, 97% saturation and a brightness value of 92%.
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.

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

Hex Code#EBC106
RGB Values(235, 193, 6)
CMYK Values(0%, 18%, 97%, 8%)
HSV/HSB Values(49°, 97%, 92%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC00
Inverse Color#143EF9 [Blue (RYB)]
Closest Pantone®7406 C
Closest RAL1021 [Rape yellow]
Complementary Color#0630EB [Blue (RYB)]
Caution Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#919191
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B9B9B9
Weighted Average (Luma)#BCBCBC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D8D8D8

Caution Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EBC106. Complementary color is 0630EB

Complementary Palette

The complement of Caution Yellow is Blue (RYB) with the hex code #0630EB. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EBC106 color is offered by #0630EB. 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 (EBC106, A3EB06 and EB4F06)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Caution Yellow (#EBC106) are Spring Bud (#A3EB06) and Persimmon (#EB4F06). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Caution 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (EBC106, 06A3EB and 4F06EB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Caution Yellow (#EBC106) are #06A3EB (Vivid Cerulean) and #4F06EB (Han 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.

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Triadic color palette with (EBC106, 06EBC1 and C106EB)

Triadic Palette

Caution Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #06EBC1 (Sea Green (Crayola)) and #C106EB (Vivid Mulberry) along with #EBC106 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 (EBC106, 06EBC1, 0630EB and EB0630)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Caution Yellow has four colors - #06EBC1 (Sea Green (Crayola)), #0630EB (Blue (RYB)) and #EB0630 (Medium Candy Apple Red) in addition to the base color (#EBC106). 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 (EBC106, 06EB4F, 0630EB and EB06A3)

Square Palette

Caution Yellow square color palette has #06EB4F (Malachite), #0630EB (Blue (RYB)) and #EB06A3 (Fashion Fuchsia). 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

Caution Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Caution 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Caution Yellow Color


  • Transparent EFCD38EFCD38
  • Transparent F1D451F1D451
  • Transparent F3DA6AF3DA6A
  • Transparent F5E083F5E083
  • Transparent F7E69BF7E69B
  • Transparent F9ECB4F9ECB4
  • Transparent FBF3CDFBF3CD
  • Transparent FDF9E6FDF9E6


  • Transparent D6B41ED6B41E
  • Transparent CBAE2BCBAE2B
  • Transparent C0A737C0A737
  • Transparent B6A143B6A143
  • Transparent AB9A4FAB9A4F
  • Transparent A0945BA0945B
  • Transparent 958D68958D68
  • Transparent 8B87748B8774


  • Transparent BC9A05BC9A05
  • Transparent A58704A58704
  • Transparent 8D74048D7404
  • Transparent 766103766103
  • Transparent 5E4D025E4D02
  • Transparent 473A02473A02
  • Transparent 2F27012F2701
  • Transparent 181301181301

Caution Yellow Color Patterns

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    Caution Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Caution Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caution Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caution Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caution Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caution Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caution Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Caution Yellow Plaid Pattern

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