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Pear Yellow Color

HEX #FCB937 / RGB (252, 185, 55)

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What is Pear Yellow Color?

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Pear Yellow has the hex code #FCB937. The equivalent RGB values are (252, 185, 55), which means it is composed of 51% red, 38% green and 11% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:27 Y:78 K:1. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pear Yellow has a hue of 40°, 78% 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.

Pear Yellow is an RAL Design color with the number 080 80 70. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Pear Yellow hex code is #FCB937 with equivalent RGB (252, 185, 55). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Pear Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#FCB937
RGB Values(252, 185, 55)
CMYK Values(0%, 27%, 78%, 1%)
HSV/HSB Values(40°, 78%, 99%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC33
Inverse Color#0346C8 [Absolute Zero (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®136 C
Closest RAL1018 [Zinc yellow]
Complementary Color#377AFC [Ultramarine Blue]
Pear Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Luma)#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D9D9D9

Pear Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FCB937. Complementary color is 377AFC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pear Yellow is Ultramarine Blue with the hex code #377AFC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FCB937 color is offered by #377AFC. 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 (FCB937, DDFC37 and FC5737)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pear Yellow (#FCB937) are Maximum Yellow (#DDFC37) and Portland Orange (#FC5737). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pear 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (FCB937, 37DDFC and 5637FC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pear Yellow (#FCB937) are #37DDFC (Fluorescent Blue) and #5637FC (Han Purple). 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 (FCB937, 37FCB9 and B937FC)

Triadic Palette

Pear Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #37FCB9 (Turquoise) and #B937FC (Purple (X11)) along with #FCB937 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 (FCB937, 37FCB9, 377AFC and FC377A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pear Yellow has four colors - #37FCB9 (Turquoise), #377AFC (Ultramarine Blue) and #FC377A (Sasquatch Socks) in addition to the base color (#FCB937). 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 (FCB937, 37FC57, 377AFC and FC37DD)

Square Palette

Pear Yellow square color palette has #37FC57 (Screamin' Green), #377AFC (Ultramarine Blue) and #FC37DD (Razzle Dazzle Rose). 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

Pear Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pear 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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Tints, Tones & Shades of Pear Yellow Color


  • Transparent FDC75FFDC75F
  • Transparent FDCE73FDCE73
  • Transparent FDD587FDD587
  • Transparent FEDC9BFEDC9B
  • Transparent FEE3AFFEE3AF
  • Transparent FEEAC3FEEAC3
  • Transparent FEF1D7FEF1D7
  • Transparent FFF8EBFFF8EB


  • Transparent E3AE46E3AE46
  • Transparent D7A84DD7A84D
  • Transparent CAA254CAA254
  • Transparent BE9D5CBE9D5C
  • Transparent B29763B29763
  • Transparent A5916AA5916A
  • Transparent 998B71998B71
  • Transparent 8C86798C8679


  • Transparent CA942CCA942C
  • Transparent B08227B08227
  • Transparent 976F21976F21
  • Transparent 7E5D1C7E5D1C
  • Transparent 654A16654A16
  • Transparent 4C38114C3811
  • Transparent 32250B32250B
  • Transparent 191306191306

Pear Yellow Color Patterns

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    Pear Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Pear Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Pear Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

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    Pear Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

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    Pear Yellow Leaves Pattern

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    Pear Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

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    Pear Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pear Yellow Plaid Pattern

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