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Sky Yellow Color

HEX #F6CE8A / RGB (246, 206, 138)

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What is Sky Yellow Color?

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Sky Yellow has the hex code #F6CE8A. The equivalent RGB values are (246, 206, 138), which means it is composed of 42% red, 35% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:16 Y:44 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, Sky Yellow has a hue of 38°, 44% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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.

Sky 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Sky Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#F6CE8A
RGB Values(246, 206, 138)
CMYK Values(0%, 16%, 44%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(38°, 44%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC99
Inverse Color#093175 [Catalina Blue]
Closest Pantone®1345 C
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#8AB2F6 [Jordy Blue]
Sky Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C5C5C5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Luma)#D2D2D2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E2E2E2

Sky Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F6CE8A. Complementary color is 8AB2F6

Complementary Palette

The complement of Sky Yellow is Jordy Blue with the hex code #8AB2F6. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F6CE8A color is offered by #8AB2F6. 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 (F6CE8A, E8F68A and F6988A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Sky Yellow (#F6CE8A) are Key Lime (#E8F68A) and Vivid Tangerine (#F6988A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Sky 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 (F6CE8A, 8AE8F6 and 988AF6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Sky Yellow (#F6CE8A) are #8AE8F6 (Medium Sky Blue) and #988AF6 (Medium 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 (F6CE8A, 8AF6CE and CE8AF6)

Triadic Palette

Sky Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8AF6CE (Aquamarine) and #CE8AF6 (Bright Lilac) along with #F6CE8A 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 (F6CE8A, 8AF6CE, 8AB2F6 and F68AB2)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Sky Yellow has four colors - #8AF6CE (Aquamarine), #8AB2F6 (Jordy Blue) and #F68AB2 (Tickle Me Pink) in addition to the base color (#F6CE8A). 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 (F6CE8A, 8AF698, 8AB2F6 and F68AE8)

Square Palette

Sky Yellow square color palette has #8AF698 (Light Green), #8AB2F6 (Jordy Blue) and #F68AE8 (Pale Magenta). 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

Sky Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Sky 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 Sky Yellow Color


  • Transparent F8D8A1F8D8A1
  • Transparent F9DDADF9DDAD
  • Transparent FAE2B9FAE2B9
  • Transparent FBE7C5FBE7C5
  • Transparent FBEBD0FBEBD0
  • Transparent FCF0DCFCF0DC
  • Transparent FDF5E8FDF5E8
  • Transparent FEFAF3FEFAF3


  • Transparent DEBE88DEBE88
  • Transparent D3B787D3B787
  • Transparent C7AF86C7AF86
  • Transparent BBA785BBA785
  • Transparent AF9F84AF9F84
  • Transparent A39783A39783
  • Transparent 989082989082
  • Transparent 8C88818C8881


  • Transparent C5A56EC5A56E
  • Transparent AC9061AC9061
  • Transparent 947C53947C53
  • Transparent 7B67457B6745
  • Transparent 625237625237
  • Transparent 4A3E294A3E29
  • Transparent 31291C31291C
  • Transparent 19150E19150E

Sky Yellow Color Patterns

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    Sky Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Sky Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Sky Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

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    Sky Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

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    Sky Yellow Leaves Pattern

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    Sky Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sky Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sky Yellow Plaid Pattern

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