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Diamond Yellow Color

HEX #CEA461 / RGB (206, 164, 97)

Dazzling diamond yellow

What is Diamond Yellow Color?

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Diamond Yellow has the hex code #CEA461. The equivalent RGB values are (206, 164, 97), which means it is composed of 44% red, 35% green and 21% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:20 Y:53 K:19. In the HSV/HSB scale, Diamond Yellow has a hue of 37°, 53% saturation and a brightness value of 81%.
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.

Diamond Yellow is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 080 70 40. 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.

Diamond Yellow color hex code is #CEA461 which can be used along with RGB (206, 164, 97) 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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Diamond Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#CEA461
RGB Values(206, 164, 97)
CMYK Values(0%, 20%, 53%, 19%)
HSV/HSB Values(37°, 53%, 81%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#315B9E [Cyan Cobalt Blue]
Closest Pantone®7509 C
Closest RAL1002 [Sand yellow]
Complementary Color#618BCE [Blue-Gray]
Diamond Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9C9C9C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A9A9A9
Weighted Average (Luma)#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CDCDCD

Diamond Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CEA461. Complementary color is 618BCE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Diamond Yellow is Blue-Gray with the hex code #618BCE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CEA461 color is offered by #618BCE. 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 (CEA461, C2CE61 and CE6E61)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Diamond Yellow (#CEA461) are June Bud (#C2CE61) and Fuzzy Wuzzy (#CE6E61). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Diamond 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 (CEA461, 61C2CE and 6E61CE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Diamond Yellow (#CEA461) are #61C2CE (Sea Serpent) and #6E61CE (Slate 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 (CEA461, 61CEA4 and A461CE)

Triadic Palette

Diamond Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #61CEA4 (Medium Aquamarine) and #A461CE (Rich Lavender) along with #CEA461 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 (CEA461, 61CEA4, 618BCE and CE618B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Diamond Yellow has four colors - #61CEA4 (Medium Aquamarine), #618BCE (Blue-Gray) and #CE618B (Cinnamon Satin) in addition to the base color (#CEA461). 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 (CEA461, 61CE6E, 618BCE and CE61C2)

Square Palette

Diamond Yellow square color palette has #61CE6E (Emerald), #618BCE (Blue-Gray) and #CE61C2 (Deep 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

Diamond Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Diamond 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 Diamond Yellow Color


  • Transparent D8B681D8B681
  • Transparent DDBF90DDBF90
  • Transparent E2C8A0E2C8A0
  • Transparent E7D2B0E7D2B0
  • Transparent EBDBC0EBDBC0
  • Transparent F0E4D0F0E4D0
  • Transparent F5EDDFF5EDDF
  • Transparent FAF6EFFAF6EF


  • Transparent BE9D67BE9D67
  • Transparent B7996AB7996A
  • Transparent AF966DAF966D
  • Transparent A79271A79271
  • Transparent 9F8E749F8E74
  • Transparent 978B77978B77
  • Transparent 90877A90877A
  • Transparent 88847D88847D


  • Transparent A5834EA5834E
  • Transparent 907344907344
  • Transparent 7C623A7C623A
  • Transparent 675231675231
  • Transparent 524227524227
  • Transparent 3E311D3E311D
  • Transparent 292113292113
  • Transparent 15100A15100A

Diamond Yellow Color Patterns

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    Diamond Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Diamond Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Diamond Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

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    Diamond Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

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    Diamond Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Diamond Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Diamond Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Diamond Yellow Plaid Pattern

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