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Chalk Yellow Color

HEX #FFDEBE / RGB (255, 222, 190)

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What is Chalk Yellow Color?

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Chalk Yellow has the hex code #FFDEBE. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 222, 190), which means it is composed of 38% red, 33% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:13 Y:26 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Chalk Yellow has a hue of 30°, 25% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Chalk Yellow is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 070 90 20. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Chalk Yellow color hex code is #FFDEBE which can be used along with RGB (255, 222, 190) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Chalk Yellow Color Codes

RGB Values(255, 222, 190)
CMYK Values(0%, 13%, 26%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 25%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCCCC
Inverse Color#002141 [Oxford Blue]
Closest Pantone®7499 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#BEDFFF [Diamond]
Chalk Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DEDEDE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E4E4E4
Weighted Average (Luma)#E3E3E3
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EAEAEA

Chalk Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFDEBE. Complementary color is BEDFFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Chalk Yellow is Diamond with the hex code #BEDFFF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFDEBE color is offered by #BEDFFF. 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 (FFDEBE, FFFFBE and FFBEBF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Chalk Yellow (#FFDEBE) are Very Pale Yellow (#FFFFBE) and Spanish Pink (#FFBEBF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Chalk 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 (FFDEBE, BEFFFF and BEBFFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Chalk Yellow (#FFDEBE) are #BEFFFF (Celeste) and #BEBFFF (Vodka). 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 (FFDEBE, BEFFDE and DEBEFF)

Triadic Palette

Chalk Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BEFFDE (Aero Blue) and #DEBEFF (Mauve) along with #FFDEBE 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 (FFDEBE, BEFFDE, BEDFFF and FFBEDF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Chalk Yellow has four colors - #BEFFDE (Aero Blue), #BEDFFF (Diamond) and #FFBEDF (Cotton Candy) in addition to the base color (#FFDEBE). 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 (FFDEBE, BFFFBE, BEDFFF and FFBEFF)

Square Palette

Chalk Yellow square color palette has #BFFFBE (Tea Green), #BEDFFF (Diamond) and #FFBEFF (Brilliant Lavender). 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

Chalk Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Chalk 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 Chalk Yellow Color


  • Transparent FFE5CBFFE5CB
  • Transparent FFE8D2FFE8D2
  • Transparent FFEBD8FFEBD8
  • Transparent FFEFDFFFEFDF
  • Transparent FFF2E5FFF2E5
  • Transparent FFF5ECFFF5EC
  • Transparent FFF8F2FFF8F2
  • Transparent FFFCF9FFFCF9


  • Transparent E6CBB2E6CBB2
  • Transparent D9C2ABD9C2AB
  • Transparent CCB8A5CCB8A5
  • Transparent C0AF9FC0AF9F
  • Transparent B3A699B3A699
  • Transparent A69C93A69C93
  • Transparent 99938C99938C
  • Transparent 8D89868D8986


  • Transparent CCB298CCB298
  • Transparent B39B85B39B85
  • Transparent 998572998572
  • Transparent 806F5F806F5F
  • Transparent 66594C66594C
  • Transparent 4D43394D4339
  • Transparent 332C26332C26
  • Transparent 1A16131A1613

Chalk Yellow Color Patterns

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    Chalk Yellow Leaves Pattern

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    Chalk Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

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    Chalk Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chalk Yellow Plaid Pattern

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