What is Orange Yellow Color?
Orange Yellow has the hex code #D8794C. The equivalent RGB values are (216, 121, 76), which means it is composed of
52% red, 29% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:44 Y:65 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, Orange Yellow has a hue of 19°, 65% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
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.
Orange Yellow is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 050 60 50. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.
Orange Yellow color hex code is #D8794C which can be used along with RGB (216, 121, 76) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.
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Orange Yellow Color Codes
|RGB Values||(216, 121, 76)|
|CMYK Values||(0%, 44%, 65%, 15%)|
|HSV/HSB Values||(19°, 65%, 85%)|
|Closest Web Safe||#CC6633|
|Inverse Color||#2786B3 [Cyan Cornflower Blue]|
|Closest Pantone®||7576 C|
|Closest RAL||2012 [Salmon orange]|
|Complementary Color||#4CABD8 [Maximum Blue]|
|Orange Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes|
|Weighted Average (Most Common)||#919191|
|Weighted Average (Luma)||#8A8A8A|
|Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)||#BCBCBC|
Orange Yellow Color Palettes
The complement of Orange Yellow is Maximum Blue with the hex code #4CABD8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D8794C color is offered by #4CABD8. 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.
The analogous colors of Orange Yellow (#D8794C) are Old Gold (#D8BF4C) and Dark Terra Cotta (#D84C65). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Orange 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Orange Yellow (#D8794C) are #4CD8BF (Medium Turquoise) and #4C65D8 (Han 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.
Orange Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4CD879 (Emerald) and #794CD8 (Slate Blue) along with #D8794C create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Orange Yellow has four colors - #4CD879 (Emerald), #4CABD8 (Maximum Blue) and #D84CAB (Raspberry Pink) in addition to the base color (#D8794C). 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.
Orange Yellow square color palette has #65D84C (Mantis), #4CABD8 (Maximum Blue) and #BF4CD8 (Medium Orchid). 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.
Orange Yellow Color Rainbow Palette
Our Orange 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.
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