#F4E04D Hex Code

Color Name: Minion Yellow

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What is hex #F4E04D Color?

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The color name of hex code #F4E04D is Minion Yellow. The RGB values are (244, 224, 77) which means it is composed of 45% red, 41% green and 14% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:68 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, #F4E04D has a hue of 53°, 68% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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 #F4E04D Color Codes

Color NameMinion Yellow
RGB Values(244, 224, 77)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 68%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(53°, 68%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#0B1FB2 [Blue (Pantone)]
Closest Pantone®603 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#4D61F4 [Ultramarine Blue]
#F4E04D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B6B6B6
Desaturated#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Luma)#DADADA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E6E6E6

Hex #F4E04D Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F4E04D. Complementary color is 4D61F4

Complementary Palette

The complement of #F4E04D is #4D61F4 which is called Ultramarine Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F4E04D color is offered by #4D61F4. 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 (F4E04D, B5F44D and F48D4D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #F4E04D are #B5F44D and #F48D4D, called Inchworm and Royal Orange, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #F4E04D 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 (F4E04D, 4DB5F4 and 8D4DF4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #F4E04D are #4DB5F4 (Picton Blue) and #8D4DF4 (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.

Triadic color palette with (F4E04D, 4DF4E0 and E04DF4)

Triadic Palette

#F4E04D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4DF4E0 (Turquoise) and #E04DF4 (Heliotrope) along with #F4E04D, 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 (F4E04D, 4DF4E0, 4D61F4 and F44D61)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #F4E04D has #4DF4E0 (Turquoise), #4D61F4 (Ultramarine Blue) and #F44D61 (Magic Potion). 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 (F4E04D, 4DF48D, 4D61F4 and F44DB5)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #F4E04D contains #4DF48D (Very Light Malachite Green), #4D61F4 (Ultramarine Blue) and #F44DB5 (Brilliant Rose). 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 #F4E04D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #F4E04D 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.

#F4E04D Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - F4E04D

    Minion Yellow gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - F4E04D

    Minion Yellow vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - F4E04D

    Minion Yellow polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - F4E04D

    Minion Yellow honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - F4E04D

    Minion Yellow leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - F4E04D

    Minion Yellow houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - F4E04D

    Minion Yellow trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - F4E04D

    Minion Yellow 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.