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Yellow CMYK Color

HEX #FFF200 / RGB (255, 242, 0)

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What is Yellow CMYK Color?

Yellow CMYK (Hex code: FFF200) Thumbnail

One of the primary colors of the subtractive CMYK color model with the values (0, 0, 100, 0). It can be used in HTML and CSS with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

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Yellow CMYK Color Codes

Hex Code#FFF200
RGB Values(255, 242, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 100%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(57°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFF00
Inverse Color#000DFF [Blue]
Closest Pantone®803 C
Closest RAL1026 [Luminous yellow]
Complementary Color#000DFF [Blue]
Yellow CMYK Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A6A6A6
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DBDBDB
Weighted Average (Luma)#E3E3E3
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EBEBEB

Yellow CMYK Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFF200. Complementary color is 000DFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Yellow CMYK is Blue with the hex code #000DFF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFF200 color is offered by #000DFF. 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.

FFF200 000DFF
Analogous color palette with (FFF200, 8DFF00 and FF7300)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Yellow CMYK (#FFF200) are Mango Green (#8DFF00) and Philippine Orange (#FF7300). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Yellow CMYK 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.

FFF200 8DFF00 FF7300
Split Complementary color palette with (FFF200, 008DFF and 7300FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Yellow CMYK (#FFF200) are #008DFF (Azure) and #7300FF (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.

FFF200 008DFF 7300FF
Triadic color palette with (FFF200, 00FFF2 and F200FF)

Triadic Palette

Yellow CMYK triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00FFF2 (Turquoise Blue) and #F200FF (Fuchsia) along with #FFF200 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

FFF200 00FFF2 F200FF
Tetradic color palette with (FFF200, 00FFF2, 000DFF and FF000D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Yellow CMYK has four colors - #00FFF2 (Turquoise Blue), #000DFF (Blue) and #FF000D (Red) in addition to the base color (#FFF200). 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.

FFF200 00FFF2 000DFF FF000D
Square color palette with (FFF200, 00FF73, 000DFF and FF008D)

Square Palette

Yellow CMYK square color palette has #00FF73 (Guppie Green), #000DFF (Blue) and #FF008D (Magenta (Process)). 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.

FFF200 00FF73 000DFF FF008D
Rainbow color

Yellow CMYK Color Rainbow Palette

Our Yellow CMYK 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.

FFF200 31FF00 00FFA9 007AFF 6100FF FF00C3 FF1800

Tints, Tones & Shades of Yellow CMYK Color


  • Transparent FFF533FFF533
  • Transparent FFF64DFFF64D
  • Transparent FFF766FFF766
  • Transparent FFF980FFF980
  • Transparent FFFA99FFFA99
  • Transparent FFFBB3FFFBB3
  • Transparent FFFCCCFFFCCC
  • Transparent FFFEE6FFFEE6


  • Transparent E6DB1AE6DB1A
  • Transparent D9D026D9D026
  • Transparent CCC433CCC433
  • Transparent C0B940C0B940
  • Transparent B3AE4DB3AE4D
  • Transparent A6A25AA6A25A
  • Transparent 999766999766
  • Transparent 8D8B738D8B73


  • Transparent CCC200CCC200
  • Transparent B3A900B3A900
  • Transparent 999100999100
  • Transparent 807900807900
  • Transparent 666100666100
  • Transparent 4D49004D4900
  • Transparent 333000333000
  • Transparent 1A18001A1800

Yellow CMYK Color Patterns

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  • Transparent

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  • Transparent

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  • Transparent

    Yellow CMYK Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow CMYK Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow CMYK Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow CMYK Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow CMYK Plaid Pattern

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