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#FFE06A Hex Code

Color Name: Dandelion (Crayola)

What is hex #FFE06A Color?

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The color name of hex code #FFE06A is Dandelion (Crayola). The RGB values are (255, 224, 106) which means it is composed of 44% red, 38% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:12 Y:58 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #FFE06A has a hue of 48°, 58% 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.

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Hex #FFE06A Color Codes

Color NameDandelion (Crayola)
RGB Values(255, 224, 106)
CMYK Values(0%, 12%, 58%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(48°, 58%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#001F95 [Imperial Blue]
Closest Pantone®120 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#6A89FF [Cornflower Blue]
#FFE06A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C3C3C3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Luma)#DEDEDE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E8E8E8

Hex #FFE06A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFE06A. Complementary color is 6A89FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #FFE06A is #6A89FF which is called Cornflower Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFE06A color is offered by #6A89FF. 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 (FFE06A, D4FF6A and FF966A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #FFE06A are #D4FF6A and #FF966A, called Booger Buster and Atomic Tangerine, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #FFE06A 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 (FFE06A, 6AD4FF and 966AFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #FFE06A are #6AD4FF (Maya Blue) and #966AFF (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.

Triadic color palette with (FFE06A, 6AFFE0 and E06AFF)

Triadic Palette

#FFE06A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6AFFE0 (Aquamarine) and #E06AFF (Heliotrope) along with #FFE06A, 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 (FFE06A, 6AFFE0, 6A89FF and FF6A89)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #FFE06A has #6AFFE0 (Aquamarine), #6A89FF (Cornflower Blue) and #FF6A89 (Ultra Red). 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 (FFE06A, 6AFF96, 6A89FF and FF6AD4)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #FFE06A contains #6AFF96 (Very Light Malachite Green), #6A89FF (Cornflower Blue) and #FF6AD4 (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #FFE06A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #FFE06A 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of FFE06A Color


  • Transparent FFE688FFE688
  • Transparent FFE997FFE997
  • Transparent FFECA6FFECA6
  • Transparent FFF0B5FFF0B5
  • Transparent FFF3C3FFF3C3
  • Transparent FFF6D2FFF6D2
  • Transparent FFF9E1FFF9E1
  • Transparent FFFCF0FFFCF0


  • Transparent E6CD6EE6CD6E
  • Transparent D9C371D9C371
  • Transparent CCBA73CCBA73
  • Transparent C0B075C0B075
  • Transparent B3A677B3A677
  • Transparent A69D79A69D79
  • Transparent 99937C99937C
  • Transparent 8D8A7E8D8A7E


  • Transparent CCB355CCB355
  • Transparent B39D4AB39D4A
  • Transparent 998640998640
  • Transparent 807035807035
  • Transparent 665A2A665A2A
  • Transparent 4D43204D4320
  • Transparent 332D15332D15
  • Transparent 1A160B1A160B

#FFE06A Color Patterns

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    #FFE06A Houndstooth Pattern

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    #FFE06A Trellis Pattern

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    #FFE06A Plaid Pattern

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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.