#F7C04F Hex Code

Color Name: Maize (Crayola)

What is hex #F7C04F Color?

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The color name of hex code #F7C04F is Maize (Crayola). The RGB values are (247, 192, 79) which means it is composed of 48% red, 37% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:22 Y:68 K:3. In the HSV/HSB scale, #F7C04F has a hue of 40°, 68% saturation and a brightness value of 97%.
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.

Hex #F7C04F Color Codes

Color NameMaize (Crayola)
RGB Values(247, 192, 79)
CMYK Values(0%, 22%, 68%, 3%)
HSV/HSB Values(40°, 68%, 97%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#083FB0 [Cobalt Blue]
Closest Pantone®142 C
Closest RAL1017 [Saffron yellow]
Complementary Color#4F86F7 [Blueberry]
#F7C04F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ADADAD
Desaturated#A3A3A3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Luma)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DBDBDB

Hex #F7C04F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F7C04F. Complementary color is 4F86F7

Complementary Palette

The complement of #F7C04F is #4F86F7 which is called Blueberry. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F7C04F color is offered by #4F86F7. 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 (F7C04F, DAF74F and F76C4F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #F7C04F are #DAF74F and #F76C4F, called Maximum Green Yellow and Outrageous Orange, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #F7C04F with a 30° separation. 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 (F7C04F, 4FDAF7 and 6C4FF7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #F7C04F are #4FDAF7 (Sky Blue (Crayola)) and #6C4FF7 (Very Light 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.

Triadic color palette with (F7C04F, 4FF7C0 and C04FF7)

Triadic Palette

#F7C04F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4FF7C0 (Turquoise) and #C04FF7 (Medium Orchid) along with #F7C04F, our main color, 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 (F7C04F, 4FF7C0, 4F86F7 and F74F86)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #F7C04F has #4FF7C0 (Turquoise), #4F86F7 (Blueberry) and #F74F86 (French Rose). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (F7C04F, 4FF76C, 4F86F7 and F74FDA)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #F7C04F contains #4FF76C (Screamin' Green), #4F86F7 (Blueberry) and #F74FDA (Purple Pizzazz). 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

Hex #F7C04F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #F7C04F rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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.

#F7C04F Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - F7C04F

    Maize (Crayola) gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - F7C04F

    Maize (Crayola) vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - F7C04F

    Maize (Crayola) polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - F7C04F

    Maize (Crayola) honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - F7C04F

    Maize (Crayola) leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - F7C04F

    Maize (Crayola) houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - F7C04F

    Maize (Crayola) trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - F7C04F

    Maize (Crayola) plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.