Very Pale Yellow

HEX #FFFACA / RGB (255, 250, 202)

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What is Very Pale Yellow Color?

Very Pale Yellow (Hex code: FFFACA) Thumbnail

Very Pale Yellow has the hex code #FFFACA. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 250, 202), which means it is composed of 36% red, 35% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:2 Y:21 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Very Pale Yellow has a hue of 54°, 21% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Very Pale Yellow color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, very pale 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.

Very Pale Yellow Color Codes

RGB Values(255, 250, 202)
CMYK Values(0%, 2%, 21%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(54°, 21%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFCC
Inverse Color#000535 [Cetacean Blue]
Closest Pantone®7499 C
Closest RAL9010 [Pure white]
Complementary Color#CACFFF [Lavender Blue]
Very Pale Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ECECEC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#F6F6F6
Weighted Average (Luma)#F8F8F8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#F4F4F4

Very Pale Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFFACA. Complementary color is CACFFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Very Pale Yellow is Lavender Blue with the hex code #CACFFF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFFACA color is offered by #CACFFF. 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 (FFFACA, EAFFCA and FFE0CA)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Very Pale Yellow (#FFFACA) are Nyanza (#EAFFCA) and Unbleached Silk (#FFE0CA). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Very Pale 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 (FFFACA, CAEAFF and E0CAFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Very Pale Yellow (#FFFACA) are #CAEAFF (Water) and #E0CAFF (Pale Lavender). 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 (FFFACA, CAFFFA and FACAFF)

Triadic Palette

Very Pale Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CAFFFA (Water) and #FACAFF (Shampoo) along with #FFFACA 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 (FFFACA, CAFFFA, CACFFF and FFCACF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Very Pale Yellow has four colors - #CAFFFA (Water), #CACFFF (Lavender Blue) and #FFCACF (Light Red) in addition to the base color (#FFFACA). 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 (FFFACA, CAFFE0, CACFFF and FFCAEA)

Square Palette

Very Pale Yellow square color palette has #CAFFE0 (Aero Blue), #CACFFF (Lavender Blue) and #FFCAEA (Classic 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

Very Pale Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Very Pale 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 Very Pale Yellow Color


  • Transparent FFFBD5#FFFBD5
  • Transparent FFFCDA#FFFCDA
  • Transparent FFFCDF#FFFCDF
  • Transparent FFFDE5#FFFDE5
  • Transparent FFFDEA#FFFDEA
  • Transparent FFFEEF#FFFEEF
  • Transparent FFFEF4#FFFEF4
  • Transparent FFFFFA#FFFFFA


  • Transparent E6E2BB#E6E2BB
  • Transparent D9D5B4#D9D5B4
  • Transparent CCC9AC#CCC9AC
  • Transparent C0BDA5#C0BDA5
  • Transparent B3B19E#B3B19E
  • Transparent A6A596#A6A596
  • Transparent 99988F#99988F
  • Transparent 8D8C87#8D8C87


  • Transparent CCC8A2#CCC8A2
  • Transparent B3AF8D#B3AF8D
  • Transparent 999679#999679
  • Transparent 807D65#807D65
  • Transparent 666451#666451
  • Transparent 4D4B3D#4D4B3D
  • Transparent 333228#333228
  • Transparent 1A1914#1A1914

Very Pale Yellow Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Very Pale Yellow Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Very Pale Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Very Pale Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Very Pale Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Very Pale Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Very Pale Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Very Pale Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Very Pale Yellow Plaid Pattern

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