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Straw Yellow Color

HEX #ECBF7A / RGB (236, 191, 122)

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What is Straw Yellow Color?

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Straw Yellow has the hex code #ECBF7A. The equivalent RGB values are (236, 191, 122), which means it is composed of 43% red, 35% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:19 Y:48 K:8. In the HSV/HSB scale, Straw Yellow has a hue of 36°, 48% saturation and a brightness value of 93%.
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.

Straw Yellow is an RAL Design color with the number 080 80 40. 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.

Straw Yellow hex code is #ECBF7A with equivalent RGB (236, 191, 122). 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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Straw Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#ECBF7A
RGB Values(236, 191, 122)
CMYK Values(0%, 19%, 48%, 8%)
HSV/HSB Values(36°, 48%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#134085 [Dark Cerulean]
Closest Pantone®156 C
Closest RAL1001 [Beige]
Complementary Color#7AA7EC [Aero]
Straw Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C5C5C5
Weighted Average (Luma)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DBDBDB

Straw Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of ECBF7A. Complementary color is 7AA7EC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Straw Yellow is Aero with the hex code #7AA7EC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #ECBF7A color is offered by #7AA7EC. 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 (ECBF7A, E0EC7A and EC867A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Straw Yellow (#ECBF7A) are Sunny (#E0EC7A) and Light Coral (#EC867A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Straw 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (ECBF7A, 7AE0EC and 867AEC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Straw Yellow (#ECBF7A) are #7AE0EC (Medium Sky Blue) and #867AEC (Medium Slate Blue). 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.

Triadic color palette with (ECBF7A, 7AECBF and BF7AEC)

Triadic Palette

Straw Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7AECBF (Pearl Aqua) and #BF7AEC (Lavender (Floral)) along with #ECBF7A 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 (ECBF7A, 7AECBF, 7AA7EC and EC7AA7)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Straw Yellow has four colors - #7AECBF (Pearl Aqua), #7AA7EC (Aero) and #EC7AA7 (Cyclamen) in addition to the base color (#ECBF7A). 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 (ECBF7A, 7AEC86, 7AA7EC and EC7AE0)

Square Palette

Straw Yellow square color palette has #7AEC86 (Pastel Green), #7AA7EC (Aero) and #EC7AE0 (Lavender 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.

Rainbow color

Straw Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Straw 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Straw Yellow Color


  • Transparent F0CC95F0CC95
  • Transparent F2D2A2F2D2A2
  • Transparent F4D9AFF4D9AF
  • Transparent F6DFBDF6DFBD
  • Transparent F7E5CAF7E5CA
  • Transparent F9ECD7F9ECD7
  • Transparent FBF2E4FBF2E4
  • Transparent FDF9F2FDF9F2


  • Transparent D6B27BD6B27B
  • Transparent CCAC7CCCAC7C
  • Transparent C1A67CC1A67C
  • Transparent B6A07DB6A07D
  • Transparent AB997EAB997E
  • Transparent A0937EA0937E
  • Transparent 968D7F968D7F
  • Transparent 8B867F8B867F


  • Transparent BD9962BD9962
  • Transparent A58655A58655
  • Transparent 8E73498E7349
  • Transparent 76603D76603D
  • Transparent 5E4C315E4C31
  • Transparent 473925473925
  • Transparent 2F26182F2618
  • Transparent 18130C18130C

Straw Yellow Color Patterns

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    Straw Yellow Gingham Checks

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    Straw Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Straw Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Straw Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Straw Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Straw Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Straw Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Straw Yellow Plaid Pattern

Straw Yellow Color Interior Ideas

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