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Elegant Yellow Color

HEX #EFCF50 / RGB (239, 207, 80)

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What is Elegant Yellow Color?

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Elegant Yellow has the hex code #EFCF50. The equivalent RGB values are (239, 207, 80), which means it is composed of 45% red, 39% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:13 Y:67 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Elegant Yellow has a hue of 48°, 67% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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.

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

Hex Code#EFCF50
RGB Values(239, 207, 80)
CMYK Values(0%, 13%, 67%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(48°, 67%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#1030AF [Egyptian Blue]
Closest Pantone®128 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#5070EF [Ultramarine Blue]
Elegant Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#AFAFAF
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Luma)#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E0E0E0

Elegant Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EFCF50. Complementary color is 5070EF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Elegant Yellow is Ultramarine Blue with the hex code #5070EF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EFCF50 color is offered by #5070EF. 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 (EFCF50, C0EF50 and EF8050)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Elegant Yellow (#EFCF50) are Inchworm (#C0EF50) and Mandarin (#EF8050). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Elegant 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 (EFCF50, 50C0EF and 8050EF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Elegant Yellow (#EFCF50) are #50C0EF (Picton Blue) and #8050EF (Lavender Indigo). 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 (EFCF50, 50EFCF and CF50EF)

Triadic Palette

Elegant Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #50EFCF (Turquoise) and #CF50EF (Medium Orchid) along with #EFCF50 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 (EFCF50, 50EFCF, 5070EF and EF5070)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Elegant Yellow has four colors - #50EFCF (Turquoise), #5070EF (Ultramarine Blue) and #EF5070 (Fiery Rose) in addition to the base color (#EFCF50). 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 (EFCF50, 50EF80, 5070EF and EF50C0)

Square Palette

Elegant Yellow square color palette has #50EF80 (Very Light Malachite Green), #5070EF (Ultramarine Blue) and #EF50C0 (Light Deep Pink). 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

Elegant Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Elegant 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 Elegant Yellow Color


  • Transparent F2D973F2D973
  • Transparent F4DD85F4DD85
  • Transparent F5E296F5E296
  • Transparent F7E7A8F7E7A8
  • Transparent F9ECB9F9ECB9
  • Transparent FAF1CBFAF1CB
  • Transparent FCF5DCFCF5DC
  • Transparent FDFAEEFDFAEE


  • Transparent D9BF5AD9BF5A
  • Transparent CEB75ECEB75E
  • Transparent C3AF63C3AF63
  • Transparent B8A868B8A868
  • Transparent ACA06DACA06D
  • Transparent A19872A19872
  • Transparent 969076969076
  • Transparent 8B887B8B887B


  • Transparent BFA640BFA640
  • Transparent A79138A79138
  • Transparent 8F7C308F7C30
  • Transparent 786828786828
  • Transparent 605320605320
  • Transparent 483E18483E18
  • Transparent 302910302910
  • Transparent 181508181508

Elegant Yellow Color Patterns

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    Elegant Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

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    Elegant Yellow Trellis Pattern

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    Elegant Yellow Plaid Pattern

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