Honey Yellow

HEX #C58F00 / RGB (197, 143, 0)

Honeycomb on plate

What is Honey Yellow Color?

Honey Yellow (Hex code: C58F00) Thumbnail

Honey Yellow color hex code is #C58F00 and RGB (197, 143, 0). As per HSB/HSV model, the color has a hue of 44°, saturation of 100% and a brightness of 77%. The CMYK values of Honey Yellow are C:0 M:28 Y:100 K:23.

Honey yellow from RAL Classic list has the number 1005. It is not a web color and can only be used in HTML and CSS with its hex, RGB, HSB or CMYK values.

Please note: RAL colors displayed on the screen are close approximates to the actual color because of the variations in brightness and contrast. The same hold true for these colors printed out on standard printers where the variations in the quality of paper, ink and the device may produce different results.

Honey Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#C58F00
RGB Values(197, 143, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 28%, 100%, 23%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 100%, 77%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9900
Inverse Color#3A70FF [Ultramarine Blue]
Closest Pantone®131 C
Complementary Color#0036C5 [Absolute Zero (Crayola)]
Honey Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Luma)#909090
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C0C0C0

Honey Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C58F00. Complementary color is 0036C5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Honey Yellow is Absolute Zero (Crayola) with the hex code #0036C5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C58F00 color is offered by #0036C5. 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 (C58F00, 99C500 and C52D00)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Honey Yellow (#C58F00) are Limerick (#99C500) and Mahogany (#C52D00). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Honey Yellow with a 30° separation on either side. 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 (C58F00, 0099C5 and 2C00C5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Honey Yellow (#C58F00) are #0099C5 (Rich Electric Blue) and #2C00C5 (Interdimensional 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 (C58F00, 00C58F and 8F00C5)

Triadic Palette

Honey Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00C58F (Caribbean Green) and #8F00C5 (French Violet) along with #C58F00 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 (C58F00, 00C58F, 0036C5 and C50036)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Honey Yellow has four colors - #00C58F (Caribbean Green), #0036C5 (Absolute Zero (Crayola)) and #C50036 (Red (NCS)) in addition to the base color (#C58F00). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (C58F00, 00C52D, 0036C5 and C50099)

Square Palette

Honey Yellow square color palette has #00C52D (Vivid Malachite), #0036C5 (Absolute Zero (Crayola)) and #C50099 (Medium Violet-Red). 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

Honey Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Honey Yellow rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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 Honey Yellow Color


  • Transparent D1A533#D1A533
  • Transparent D6B14D#D6B14D
  • Transparent DCBC66#DCBC66
  • Transparent E2C780#E2C780
  • Transparent E8D299#E8D299
  • Transparent EEDDB3#EEDDB3
  • Transparent F3E9CC#F3E9CC
  • Transparent F9F4E6#F9F4E6


  • Transparent B78C1A#B78C1A
  • Transparent B08B26#B08B26
  • Transparent A98933#A98933
  • Transparent A38840#A38840
  • Transparent 9C864D#9C864D
  • Transparent 95855A#95855A
  • Transparent 8E8366#8E8366
  • Transparent 878273#878273


  • Transparent 9E7200#9E7200
  • Transparent 8A6400#8A6400
  • Transparent 765600#765600
  • Transparent 634800#634800
  • Transparent 4F3900#4F3900
  • Transparent 3B2B00#3B2B00
  • Transparent 271D00#271D00
  • Transparent 140E00#140E00

Honey Yellow Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Honey Yellow Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Honey Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Yellow Plaid Pattern

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