#FEF685 Hex Code

Color Name: Yellow (Crayola)

What is hex #FEF685 Color?

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The color name of hex code #FEF685 is Yellow (Crayola). The RGB values are (254, 246, 133) which means it is composed of 40% red, 39% green and 21% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:48 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #FEF685 has a hue of 56°, 48% 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.

Hex #FEF685 Color Codes

Color NameYellow (Crayola)
RGB Values(254, 246, 133)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 48%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(56°, 48%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFF99
Inverse Color#01097A [Navy Blue]
Closest Pantone®602 C
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#858DFE [Cornflower Blue]
#FEF685 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#D3D3D3
Desaturated#C2C2C2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ECECEC
Weighted Average (Luma)#F0F0F0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F0F0F0

Hex #FEF685 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FEF685. Complementary color is 858DFE

Complementary Palette

The complement of #FEF685 is #858DFE 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 #FEF685 color is offered by #858DFE. 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 (FEF685, CAFE85 and FEBA85)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #FEF685 are #CAFE85 and #FEBA85, called Mindaro and Macaroni And Cheese, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #FEF685 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 (FEF685, 85CAFE and BA85FE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #FEF685 are #85CAFE (Light Sky Blue) and #BA85FE (Pale Violet). 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 (FEF685, 85FEF6 and F685FE)

Triadic Palette

#FEF685 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #85FEF6 (Electric Blue) and #F685FE (Light Fuchsia Pink) along with #FEF685, 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 (FEF685, 85FEF6, 858DFE and FE858D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #FEF685 has #85FEF6 (Electric Blue), #858DFE (Cornflower Blue) and #FE858D (Tulip). 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 (FEF685, 85FEBA, 858DFE and FE85CA)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #FEF685 contains #85FEBA (Aquamarine), #858DFE (Cornflower Blue) and #FE85CA (Princess Perfume). 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 #FEF685 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #FEF685 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.

#FEF685 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - FEF685

    Yellow (Crayola) gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - FEF685

    Yellow (Crayola) vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - FEF685

    Yellow (Crayola) polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - FEF685

    Yellow (Crayola) honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - FEF685

    Yellow (Crayola) leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - FEF685

    Yellow (Crayola) houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - FEF685

    Yellow (Crayola) trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - FEF685

    Yellow (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.