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Texas Yellow Color

HEX #F9D94E / RGB (249, 217, 78)

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What is Texas Yellow Color?

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Texas Yellow has the hex code #F9D94E. The equivalent RGB values are (249, 217, 78), which means it is composed of 46% red, 40% green and 14% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:13 Y:69 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Texas Yellow has a hue of 49°, 69% 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.

Texas Yellow color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Texas Yellow can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Texas Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#F9D94E
RGB Values(249, 217, 78)
CMYK Values(0%, 13%, 69%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(49°, 69%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#0626B1 [International Klein Blue]
Closest Pantone®128 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#4E6EF9 [Ultramarine Blue]
Texas Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B5B5B5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Luma)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E4E4E4

Texas Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F9D94E. Complementary color is 4E6EF9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Texas Yellow is Ultramarine Blue with the hex code #4E6EF9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9D94E color is offered by #4E6EF9. 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 (F9D94E, C4F94E and F9844E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Texas Yellow (#F9D94E) are Inchworm (#C4F94E) and Coral (#F9844E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Texas 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 (F9D94E, 4EC4F9 and 844EF9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Texas Yellow (#F9D94E) are #4EC4F9 (Picton Blue) and #844EF9 (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 (F9D94E, 4EF9D9 and D94EF9)

Triadic Palette

Texas Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4EF9D9 (Turquoise) and #D94EF9 (Heliotrope) along with #F9D94E 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 (F9D94E, 4EF9D9, 4E6EF9 and F94E6E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Texas Yellow has four colors - #4EF9D9 (Turquoise), #4E6EF9 (Ultramarine Blue) and #F94E6E (Infra Red) in addition to the base color (#F9D94E). 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 (F9D94E, 4EF984, 4E6EF9 and F94EC4)

Square Palette

Texas Yellow square color palette has #4EF984 (Very Light Malachite Green), #4E6EF9 (Ultramarine Blue) and #F94EC4 (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

Texas Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Texas 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 Texas Yellow Color


  • Transparent FAE171FAE171
  • Transparent FBE483FBE483
  • Transparent FBE895FBE895
  • Transparent FCECA7FCECA7
  • Transparent FDF0B8FDF0B8
  • Transparent FDF4CAFDF4CA
  • Transparent FEF7DCFEF7DC
  • Transparent FEFBEDFEFBED


  • Transparent E1C758E1C758
  • Transparent D5BE5DD5BE5D
  • Transparent C9B562C9B562
  • Transparent BDAD67BDAD67
  • Transparent B0A46CB0A46C
  • Transparent A49B71A49B71
  • Transparent 989276989276
  • Transparent 8C897B8C897B


  • Transparent C7AE3EC7AE3E
  • Transparent AE9837AE9837
  • Transparent 95822F95822F
  • Transparent 7D6D277D6D27
  • Transparent 64571F64571F
  • Transparent 4B41174B4117
  • Transparent 322B10322B10
  • Transparent 191608191608

Texas Yellow Color Patterns

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    Texas Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

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    Texas Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

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    Texas Yellow Leaves Pattern

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    Texas Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

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    Texas Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Texas Yellow Plaid Pattern

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