Pastel Orange

HEX #FBBB62 / RGB (251, 187, 98)

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What is Pastel Orange Color?

Pastel Orange (Hex code: FBBB62) Thumbnail

Pastel Orange has the hex code #FBBB62. The equivalent RGB values are (251, 187, 98), which means it is composed of 47% red, 35% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:26 Y:61 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pastel Orange has a hue of 35°, 61% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
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.

Pastel orange is a weak orange color that can be applied to web pages with the help of HTML and/or CSS via its hex, RGB and/or HSL codes. Please note that the pastel orange CMYK values displayed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Pastel Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#FBBB62
RGB Values(251, 187, 98)
CMYK Values(0%, 26%, 61%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(35°, 61%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#04449D [USAFA Blue]
Closest Pantone®150 C
Closest RAL1017 [Saffron yellow]
Complementary Color#62A2FB [Cornflower Blue]
Pastel Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Luma)#C2C2C2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DBDBDB

Pastel Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FBBB62. Complementary color is 62A2FB

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pastel Orange is Cornflower Blue with the hex code #62A2FB. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FBBB62 color is offered by #62A2FB. 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 (FBBB62, EFFB62 and FB6F62)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pastel Orange (#FBBB62) are Icterine (#EFFB62) and Bittersweet (#FB6F62). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pastel Orange 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 (FBBB62, 62EFFB and 6F62FB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pastel Orange (#FBBB62) are #62EFFB (Electric Blue) and #6F62FB (Very Light 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 (FBBB62, 62FBBB and BB62FB)

Triadic Palette

Pastel Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #62FBBB (Medium Aquamarine) and #BB62FB (Heliotrope) along with #FBBB62 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 (FBBB62, 62FBBB, 62A2FB and FB62A2)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pastel Orange has four colors - #62FBBB (Medium Aquamarine), #62A2FB (Cornflower Blue) and #FB62A2 (French Pink) in addition to the base color (#FBBB62). 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 (FBBB62, 62FB6F, 62A2FB and FB62EF)

Square Palette

Pastel Orange square color palette has #62FB6F (Screamin' Green), #62A2FB (Cornflower Blue) and #FB62EF (Shocking Pink (Crayola)). 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

Pastel Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pastel Orange 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 Pastel Orange Color


  • Transparent FCC981#FCC981
  • Transparent FCCF91#FCCF91
  • Transparent FDD6A1#FDD6A1
  • Transparent FDDDB1#FDDDB1
  • Transparent FDE4C0#FDE4C0
  • Transparent FEEBD0#FEEBD0
  • Transparent FEF1E0#FEF1E0
  • Transparent FFF8EF#FFF8EF


  • Transparent E2AF68#E2AF68
  • Transparent D6A96B#D6A96B
  • Transparent CAA36E#CAA36E
  • Transparent BE9E71#BE9E71
  • Transparent B19874#B19874
  • Transparent A59277#A59277
  • Transparent 998C7A#998C7A
  • Transparent 8C867D#8C867D


  • Transparent C9964E#C9964E
  • Transparent B08345#B08345
  • Transparent 97703B#97703B
  • Transparent 7E5E31#7E5E31
  • Transparent 644B27#644B27
  • Transparent 4B381D#4B381D
  • Transparent 322514#322514
  • Transparent 19130A#19130A

Pastel Orange Color Patterns

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    Pastel Orange Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Pastel Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Orange Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Orange Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Orange Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Orange Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Orange Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Orange Plaid Pattern

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