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Smiley Face Yellow Color

HEX #F2D705 / RGB (242, 215, 5)

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What is Smiley Face Yellow Color?

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Smiley Face Yellow has the hex code #F2D705. The equivalent RGB values are (242, 215, 5), which means it is composed of 52% red, 47% green and 1% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:11 Y:98 K:5. In the HSV/HSB scale, Smiley Face Yellow has a hue of 53°, 98% saturation and a brightness value of 95%.
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.

Smiley Face 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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Smiley Face Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#F2D705
RGB Values(242, 215, 5)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 98%, 5%)
HSV/HSB Values(53°, 98%, 95%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC00
Inverse Color#0D28FA [Bluebonnet]
Closest Pantone®3965 C
Closest RAL1023 [Traffic yellow]
Complementary Color#0520F2 [Bluebonnet]
Smiley Face Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C8C8C8
Weighted Average (Luma)#CECECE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E0E0E0

Smiley Face Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F2D705. Complementary color is 0520F2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Smiley Face Yellow is Bluebonnet with the hex code #0520F2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F2D705 color is offered by #0520F2. 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 (F2D705, 97F205 and F26005)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Smiley Face Yellow (#F2D705) are Mango Green (#97F205) and Persimmon (#F26005). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Smiley Face 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 (F2D705, 0597F2 and 6005F2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Smiley Face Yellow (#F2D705) are #0597F2 (Vivid Cerulean) and #6005F2 (Electric 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 (F2D705, 05F2D7 and D705F2)

Triadic Palette

Smiley Face Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #05F2D7 (Bright Turquoise) and #D705F2 (Phlox) along with #F2D705 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 (F2D705, 05F2D7, 0520F2 and F20520)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Smiley Face Yellow has four colors - #05F2D7 (Bright Turquoise), #0520F2 (Bluebonnet) and #F20520 (Vivid Red) in addition to the base color (#F2D705). 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 (F2D705, 05F261, 0520F2 and F20597)

Square Palette

Smiley Face Yellow square color palette has #05F261 (Malachite), #0520F2 (Bluebonnet) and #F20597 (Fashion Fuchsia). 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

Smiley Face Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Smiley Face 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 Smiley Face Yellow Color


  • Transparent F5DF37F5DF37
  • Transparent F6E350F6E350
  • Transparent F7E769F7E769
  • Transparent F9EB82F9EB82
  • Transparent FAEF9BFAEF9B
  • Transparent FBF3B4FBF3B4
  • Transparent FCF7CDFCF7CD
  • Transparent FEFBE6FEFBE6


  • Transparent DBC61EDBC61E
  • Transparent D0BD2AD0BD2A
  • Transparent C4B436C4B436
  • Transparent B9AC43B9AC43
  • Transparent AEA34FAEA34F
  • Transparent A29A5BA29A5B
  • Transparent 979167979167
  • Transparent 8B89748B8974


  • Transparent C2AC04C2AC04
  • Transparent A99704A99704
  • Transparent 918103918103
  • Transparent 796C03796C03
  • Transparent 615602615602
  • Transparent 494102494102
  • Transparent 302B01302B01
  • Transparent 181601181601

Smiley Face Yellow Color Patterns

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    Smiley Face Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Smiley Face Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Smiley Face Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Smiley Face Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Smiley Face Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Smiley Face Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Smiley Face Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Smiley Face Yellow Plaid Pattern

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