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Sweet Yellow Color

HEX #FCD63B / RGB (252, 214, 59)

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What is Sweet Yellow Color?

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Sweet Yellow has the hex code #FCD63B. The equivalent RGB values are (252, 214, 59), which means it is composed of 48% red, 41% green and 11% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:15 Y:77 K:1. In the HSV/HSB scale, Sweet Yellow has a hue of 48°, 77% saturation and a brightness value of 99%.
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.

Sweet 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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Sweet Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#FCD63B
RGB Values(252, 214, 59)
CMYK Values(0%, 15%, 77%, 1%)
HSV/HSB Values(48°, 77%, 99%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC33
Inverse Color#0329C4 [UA Blue]
Closest Pantone®810 C
Closest RAL1018 [Zinc yellow]
Complementary Color#3B61FC [Ultramarine Blue]
Sweet Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#AFAFAF
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D0D0D0
Weighted Average (Luma)#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E3E3E3

Sweet Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FCD63B. Complementary color is 3B61FC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Sweet Yellow is Ultramarine Blue with the hex code #3B61FC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FCD63B color is offered by #3B61FC. 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 (FCD63B, C2FC3B and FC763B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Sweet Yellow (#FCD63B) are Green-Yellow (#C2FC3B) and Orange (Crayola) (#FC763B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Sweet 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 (FCD63B, 3BC2FC and 763BFC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Sweet Yellow (#FCD63B) are #3BC2FC (Picton Blue) and #763BFC (Blue-Violet). 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 (FCD63B, 3BFCD6 and D63BFC)

Triadic Palette

Sweet Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3BFCD6 (Turquoise) and #D63BFC (Steel Pink) along with #FCD63B 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 (FCD63B, 3BFCD6, 3B61FC and FC3B61)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Sweet Yellow has four colors - #3BFCD6 (Turquoise), #3B61FC (Ultramarine Blue) and #FC3B61 (Radical Red) in addition to the base color (#FCD63B). 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 (FCD63B, 3BFC76, 3B61FC and FC3BC2)

Square Palette

Sweet Yellow square color palette has #3BFC76 (UFO Green), #3B61FC (Ultramarine Blue) and #FC3BC2 (Razzle Dazzle Rose). 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

Sweet Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Sweet 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 Sweet Yellow Color


  • Transparent FDDE62FDDE62
  • Transparent FDE276FDE276
  • Transparent FDE689FDE689
  • Transparent FEEB9DFEEB9D
  • Transparent FEEFB1FEEFB1
  • Transparent FEF3C4FEF3C4
  • Transparent FEF7D8FEF7D8
  • Transparent FFFBEBFFFBEB


  • Transparent E3C549E3C549
  • Transparent D7BC50D7BC50
  • Transparent CAB457CAB457
  • Transparent BEAB5EBEAB5E
  • Transparent B2A264B2A264
  • Transparent A59A6BA59A6B
  • Transparent 999172999172
  • Transparent 8C89798C8979


  • Transparent CAAB2FCAAB2F
  • Transparent B09629B09629
  • Transparent 978023978023
  • Transparent 7E6B1E7E6B1E
  • Transparent 655618655618
  • Transparent 4C40124C4012
  • Transparent 322B0C322B0C
  • Transparent 191506191506

Sweet Yellow Color Patterns

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    Sweet Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

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    Sweet Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

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    Sweet Yellow Leaves Pattern

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    Sweet Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

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    Sweet Yellow Trellis Pattern

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    Sweet Yellow Plaid Pattern

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