#FFFAB9 Hex Code

Color Name: Very Pale Yellow

What is hex #FFFAB9 Color?

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The color name of hex code #FFFAB9 is Very Pale Yellow. The RGB values are (255, 250, 185) which means it is composed of 37% red, 36% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:2 Y:28 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #FFFAB9 has a hue of 56°, 27% 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 #FFFAB9 Color Codes

Color NameVery Pale Yellow
RGB Values(255, 250, 185)
CMYK Values(0%, 2%, 28%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(56°, 27%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFCC
Inverse Color#000546 [Cetacean Blue]
Closest Pantone®7499 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#B9BEFF [Vodka]
#FFFAB9 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E6E6E6
Desaturated#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#F4F4F4
Weighted Average (Luma)#F6F6F6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F3F3F3

Hex #FFFAB9 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFFAB9. Complementary color is B9BEFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #FFFAB9 is #B9BEFF which is called Vodka. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFFAB9 color is offered by #B9BEFF. 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 (FFFAB9, E1FFB9 and FFD7B9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #FFFAB9 are #E1FFB9 and #FFD7B9, called Pale Spring Bud and Peach Puff, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #FFFAB9 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 (FFFAB9, B9E1FF and D7B9FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #FFFAB9 are #B9E1FF (Diamond) and #D7B9FF (Mauve). 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 (FFFAB9, B9FFFA and FAB9FF)

Triadic Palette

#FFFAB9 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B9FFFA (Celeste) and #FAB9FF (Brilliant Lavender) along with #FFFAB9, 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 (FFFAB9, B9FFFA, B9BEFF and FFB9BE)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #FFFAB9 has #B9FFFA (Celeste), #B9BEFF (Vodka) and #FFB9BE (Light Pink). 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 (FFFAB9, B9FFD7, B9BEFF and FFB9E1)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #FFFAB9 contains #B9FFD7 (Aero Blue), #B9BEFF (Vodka) and #FFB9E1 (Light Hot 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 #FFFAB9 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #FFFAB9 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.

#FFFAB9 Color Patterns

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    Very Pale Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Very Pale Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Very Pale Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

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    Very Pale Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

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    Very Pale Yellow Leaves Pattern

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    Very Pale Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

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    Very Pale Yellow Trellis Pattern

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    Very Pale 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.