Happy Yellow Color

HEX #FFE263 / RGB (255, 226, 99)

What is Happy Yellow Color?

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Happy Yellow has the hex code #FFE263. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 226, 99), which means it is composed of 44% red, 39% green and 17% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:11 Y:61 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Happy Yellow has a hue of 49°, 61% 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.

Happy Yellow 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Happy Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#FFE263
RGB Values(255, 226, 99)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 61%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(49°, 61%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#001D9C [Imperial Blue]
Closest Pantone®120 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#6380FF [Blueberry]
Happy Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C1C1C1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DDDDDD
Weighted Average (Luma)#DFDFDF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E9E9E9

Happy Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFE263. Complementary color is 6380FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Happy Yellow is Blueberry with the hex code #6380FF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFE263 color is offered by #6380FF. 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 (FFE263, CEFF63 and FF9463)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Happy Yellow (#FFE263) are Maximum Green Yellow (#CEFF63) and Atomic Tangerine (#FF9463). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Happy 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 (FFE263, 63CEFF and 9463FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Happy Yellow (#FFE263) are #63CEFF (Maya Blue) and #9463FF (Violets Are 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 (FFE263, 63FFE2 and E263FF)

Triadic Palette

Happy Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #63FFE2 (Aquamarine) and #E263FF (Heliotrope) along with #FFE263 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 (FFE263, 63FFE2, 6380FF and FF6380)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Happy Yellow has four colors - #63FFE2 (Aquamarine), #6380FF (Blueberry) and #FF6380 (Brink Pink) in addition to the base color (#FFE263). 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 (FFE263, 63FF94, 6380FF and FF63CE)

Square Palette

Happy Yellow square color palette has #63FF94 (Very Light Malachite Green), #6380FF (Blueberry) and #FF63CE (Rose 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

Happy Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Happy 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 Happy Yellow Color


  • Transparent FFE882FFE882
  • Transparent FFEB92FFEB92
  • Transparent FFEEA1FFEEA1
  • Transparent FFF1B1FFF1B1
  • Transparent FFF3C1FFF3C1
  • Transparent FFF6D0FFF6D0
  • Transparent FFF9E0FFF9E0
  • Transparent FFFCEFFFFCEF


  • Transparent E6CE69E6CE69
  • Transparent D9C56CD9C56C
  • Transparent CCBB6FCCBB6F
  • Transparent C0B172C0B172
  • Transparent B3A774B3A774
  • Transparent A69D77A69D77
  • Transparent 99947A99947A
  • Transparent 8D8A7D8D8A7D


  • Transparent CCB54FCCB54F
  • Transparent B39E45B39E45
  • Transparent 99883B99883B
  • Transparent 807132807132
  • Transparent 665A28665A28
  • Transparent 4D441E4D441E
  • Transparent 332D14332D14
  • Transparent 1A170A1A170A

Happy Yellow Color Patterns

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    Happy Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Happy Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Happy Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Happy Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Happy Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Happy Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Happy Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Happy Yellow Plaid Pattern

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