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Shiny Yellow Color

HEX #F9F018 / RGB (249, 240, 24)

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What is Shiny Yellow Color?

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Shiny Yellow has the hex code #F9F018. The equivalent RGB values are (249, 240, 24), which means it is composed of 49% red, 47% green and 5% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:4 Y:90 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Shiny Yellow has a hue of 58°, 90% 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.

Shiny Yellow is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the shiny yellow CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Shiny Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#F9F018
RGB Values(249, 240, 24)
CMYK Values(0%, 4%, 90%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(58°, 90%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFF00
Inverse Color#060FE7 [Bluebonnet]
Closest Pantone®395 C
Closest RAL1026 [Luminous yellow]
Complementary Color#1821F9 [Bluebonnet]
Shiny Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DBDBDB
Weighted Average (Luma)#E2E2E2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EAEAEA

Shiny Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F9F018. Complementary color is 1821F9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Shiny Yellow is Bluebonnet with the hex code #1821F9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9F018 color is offered by #1821F9. 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 (F9F018, 92F918 and F98018)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Shiny Yellow (#F9F018) are Spring Frost (#92F918) and Pumpkin (#F98018). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Shiny 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 (F9F018, 1892F9 and 8018F9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Shiny Yellow (#F9F018) are #1892F9 (Dodger Blue) and #8018F9 (Violet (Color Wheel)). 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 (F9F018, 18F9F0 and F018F9)

Triadic Palette

Shiny Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #18F9F0 (Fluorescent Blue) and #F018F9 (Fuchsia) along with #F9F018 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 (F9F018, 18F9F0, 1821F9 and F91821)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Shiny Yellow has four colors - #18F9F0 (Fluorescent Blue), #1821F9 (Bluebonnet) and #F91821 (Red (Pigment)) in addition to the base color (#F9F018). 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 (F9F018, 18F980, 1821F9 and F91892)

Square Palette

Shiny Yellow square color palette has #18F980 (Guppie Green), #1821F9 (Bluebonnet) and #F91892 (Philippine Pink). 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

Shiny Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Shiny 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 Shiny Yellow Color


  • Transparent FAF346FAF346
  • Transparent FBF55DFBF55D
  • Transparent FBF674FBF674
  • Transparent FCF88CFCF88C
  • Transparent FDF9A3FDF9A3
  • Transparent FDFBBAFDFBBA
  • Transparent FEFCD1FEFCD1
  • Transparent FEFEE8FEFEE8


  • Transparent E1DA2DE1DA2D
  • Transparent D5CE37D5CE37
  • Transparent C9C342C9C342
  • Transparent BDB84CBDB84C
  • Transparent B0AD56B0AD56
  • Transparent A4A261A4A261
  • Transparent 98966B98966B
  • Transparent 8C8B768C8B76


  • Transparent C7C013C7C013
  • Transparent AEA811AEA811
  • Transparent 95900E95900E
  • Transparent 7D780C7D780C
  • Transparent 64600A64600A
  • Transparent 4B48074B4807
  • Transparent 323005323005
  • Transparent 191802191802

Shiny Yellow Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Shiny Yellow Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Shiny Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Yellow Plaid Pattern

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