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Simple Yellow Color

HEX #F9E353 / RGB (249, 227, 83)

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What is Simple Yellow Color?

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Simple Yellow has the hex code #F9E353. The equivalent RGB values are (249, 227, 83), which means it is composed of 45% red, 41% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:9 Y:67 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Simple Yellow has a hue of 52°, 67% 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.

Simple 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 Simple 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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Simple Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#F9E353
RGB Values(249, 227, 83)
CMYK Values(0%, 9%, 67%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(52°, 67%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#061CAC [Blue (Pantone)]
Closest Pantone®113 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#5369F9 [Ultramarine Blue]
Simple Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BABABA
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DADADA
Weighted Average (Luma)#DDDDDD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E8E8E8

Simple Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F9E353. Complementary color is 5369F9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Simple Yellow is Ultramarine Blue with the hex code #5369F9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9E353 color is offered by #5369F9. 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 (F9E353, BCF953 and F99053)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Simple Yellow (#F9E353) are Inchworm (#BCF953) and Royal Orange (#F99053). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Simple 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 (F9E353, 53BCF9 and 9053F9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Simple Yellow (#F9E353) are #53BCF9 (Blue Jeans) and #9053F9 (Lavender Indigo). 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 (F9E353, 53F9E3 and E353F9)

Triadic Palette

Simple Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #53F9E3 (Turquoise) and #E353F9 (Heliotrope) along with #F9E353 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 (F9E353, 53F9E3, 5369F9 and F95369)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Simple Yellow has four colors - #53F9E3 (Turquoise), #5369F9 (Ultramarine Blue) and #F95369 (Fiery Rose) in addition to the base color (#F9E353). 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 (F9E353, 53F990, 5369F9 and F953BC)

Square Palette

Simple Yellow square color palette has #53F990 (Very Light Malachite Green), #5369F9 (Ultramarine Blue) and #F953BC (Light Deep 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

Simple Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Simple 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 Simple Yellow Color


  • Transparent FAE975FAE975
  • Transparent FBEB87FBEB87
  • Transparent FBEE98FBEE98
  • Transparent FCF1A9FCF1A9
  • Transparent FDF4BAFDF4BA
  • Transparent FDF7CBFDF7CB
  • Transparent FEF9DDFEF9DD
  • Transparent FEFCEEFEFCEE


  • Transparent E1CF5CE1CF5C
  • Transparent D5C561D5C561
  • Transparent C9BB65C9BB65
  • Transparent BDB26ABDB26A
  • Transparent B0A86EB0A86E
  • Transparent A49E73A49E73
  • Transparent 989477989477
  • Transparent 8C8A7C8C8A7C


  • Transparent C7B642C7B642
  • Transparent AE9F3AAE9F3A
  • Transparent 958832958832
  • Transparent 7D722A7D722A
  • Transparent 645B21645B21
  • Transparent 4B44194B4419
  • Transparent 322D11322D11
  • Transparent 191708191708

Simple Yellow Color Patterns

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    Simple Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Simple Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Simple Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

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    Simple Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

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    Simple Yellow Leaves Pattern

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    Simple Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

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    Simple Yellow Trellis Pattern

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    Simple Yellow Plaid Pattern

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