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Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Color

HEX #FC8C35 / RGB (252, 140, 53)

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What is Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Color?

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Indian Yellow (RAL Design) has the hex code #FC8C35. The equivalent RGB values are (252, 140, 53), which means it is composed of 57% red, 31% green and 12% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:44 Y:79 K:1. In the HSV/HSB scale, Indian Yellow (RAL Design) has a hue of 26°, 79% saturation and a brightness value of 99%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 060 70 70, Indian Yellow (RAL Design) hex code is #FC8C35 with equivalent RGB (252, 140, 53). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Indian Yellow (RAL Design)'s CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Color Codes

Hex Code#FC8C35
RGB Values(252, 140, 53)
CMYK Values(0%, 44%, 79%, 1%)
HSV/HSB Values(26°, 79%, 99%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9933
Inverse Color#0373CA [True Blue]
Closest Pantone®715 C
Closest RAL2003 [Pastel orange]
Complementary Color#35A5FC [Brilliant Azure]
Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#949494
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Luma)#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C7C7C7

Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FC8C35. Complementary color is 35A5FC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Indian Yellow (RAL Design) is Brilliant Azure with the hex code #35A5FC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FC8C35 color is offered by #35A5FC. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (FC8C35, FCF035 and FC3542)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Indian Yellow (RAL Design) (#FC8C35) are Maximum Yellow (#FCF035) and Red Salsa (#FC3542). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Indian Yellow (RAL Design) 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.

FC8C35 FCF035 FC3542
Split Complementary color palette with (FC8C35, 35FCF0 and 3542FC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Indian Yellow (RAL Design) (#FC8C35) are #35FCF0 (Fluorescent Blue) and #3542FC (Palatinate 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.

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Triadic color palette with (FC8C35, 35FC8C and 8C35FC)

Triadic Palette

Indian Yellow (RAL Design) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #35FC8C (Eucalyptus) and #8C35FC (Blue-Violet) along with #FC8C35 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (FC8C35, 35FC8C, 35A5FC and FC35A5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Indian Yellow (RAL Design) has four colors - #35FC8C (Eucalyptus), #35A5FC (Brilliant Azure) and #FC35A5 (Persian Rose) in addition to the base color (#FC8C35). 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.

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Square color palette with (FC8C35, 42FC35, 35A5FC and F035FC)

Square Palette

Indian Yellow (RAL Design) square color palette has #42FC35 (Neon Green), #35A5FC (Brilliant Azure) and #F035FC (Purple Pizzazz). 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.

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Rainbow color

Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Indian Yellow (RAL Design) 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Color


  • Transparent FDA35DFDA35D
  • Transparent FDAF72FDAF72
  • Transparent FDBA86FDBA86
  • Transparent FEC69AFEC69A
  • Transparent FED1AEFED1AE
  • Transparent FEDDC2FEDDC2
  • Transparent FEE8D7FEE8D7
  • Transparent FFF4EBFFF4EB


  • Transparent E38A44E38A44
  • Transparent D7884CD7884C
  • Transparent CA8753CA8753
  • Transparent BE865BBE865B
  • Transparent B28562B28562
  • Transparent A5846AA5846A
  • Transparent 998271998271
  • Transparent 8C81798C8179


  • Transparent CA702ACA702A
  • Transparent B06225B06225
  • Transparent 975420975420
  • Transparent 7E461B7E461B
  • Transparent 653815653815
  • Transparent 4C2A104C2A10
  • Transparent 321C0B321C0B
  • Transparent 190E05190E05

Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Color Patterns

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    Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Gingham Checks

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    Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Leaves Pattern

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    Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Trellis Pattern

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    Indian Yellow (RAL Design) Plaid Pattern

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