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Yellow-Green (Crayola) Color

HEX #C5E17A / RGB (197, 225, 122)

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What is Yellow-Green (Crayola) Color?

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Yellow-Green (Crayola) has the hex code #C5E17A. The equivalent RGB values are (197, 225, 122), which means it is composed of 36% red, 41% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:12 M:0 Y:46 K:12. In the HSV/HSB scale, Yellow-Green (Crayola) has a hue of 76°, 46% saturation and a brightness value of 88%.
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.

Crayola's Yellow-Green color hex code is #C5E17A with RGB equivalent (197, 225, 122). It can be applied to web pages through HTML or CSS code with its hex, RGB or HSL values. As you can understand, Yellow-Green (Crayola) is a crayon color and the hexadecimal code associated with it is only an approximation. Also, the Yellow-Green PantoneĀ® and CMYK color values mentioned in the table below have been calculated from this imprecise hex value using known formulae and are, thus, approximates themselves.

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Yellow-Green (Crayola) Color Codes

Hex Code#C5E17A
RGB Values(197, 225, 122)
CMYK Values(12%, 0%, 46%, 12%)
HSV/HSB Values(76°, 46%, 88%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC66
Inverse Color#3A1E85 [Pixie Powder]
Closest Pantone®373 C
Closest RAL1000 [Green beige]
Complementary Color#967AE1 [Medium Purple]
Yellow-Green (Crayola) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B5B5B5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Luma)#D4D4D4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E3E3E3

Yellow-Green (Crayola) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C5E17A. Complementary color is 967AE1

Complementary Palette

The complement of Yellow-Green (Crayola) is Medium Purple with the hex code #967AE1. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C5E17A color is offered by #967AE1. 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 (C5E17A, 92E17A and E1CA7A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Yellow-Green (Crayola) (#C5E17A) are Light Green (#92E17A) and Straw (#E1CA7A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Yellow-Green (Crayola) 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 (C5E17A, 7A92E1 and CA7AE1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Yellow-Green (Crayola) (#C5E17A) are #7A92E1 (Vista Blue) and #CA7AE1 (Deep Mauve). 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 (C5E17A, 7AC5E1 and E17AC5)

Triadic Palette

Yellow-Green (Crayola) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7AC5E1 (Aero) and #E17AC5 (Middle Purple) along with #C5E17A 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 (C5E17A, 7AC5E1, 967AE1 and E1967A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Yellow-Green (Crayola) has four colors - #7AC5E1 (Aero), #967AE1 (Medium Purple) and #E1967A (Dark Salmon) in addition to the base color (#C5E17A). 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 (C5E17A, 7AE1CA, 967AE1 and E17A92)

Square Palette

Yellow-Green (Crayola) square color palette has #7AE1CA (Pearl Aqua), #967AE1 (Medium Purple) and #E17A92 (Pale Red-Violet). 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

Yellow-Green (Crayola) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Yellow-Green (Crayola) 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 Yellow-Green (Crayola) Color


  • Transparent D1E795D1E795
  • Transparent D6EAA2D6EAA2
  • Transparent DCEDAFDCEDAF
  • Transparent E2F0BDE2F0BD
  • Transparent E8F3CAE8F3CA
  • Transparent EEF6D7EEF6D7
  • Transparent F3F9E4F3F9E4
  • Transparent F9FCF2F9FCF2


  • Transparent B7CE7BB7CE7B
  • Transparent B0C47CB0C47C
  • Transparent A9BA7CA9BA7C
  • Transparent A3B17DA3B17D
  • Transparent 9CA77E9CA77E
  • Transparent 959D7E959D7E
  • Transparent 8E937F8E937F
  • Transparent 878A7F878A7F


  • Transparent 9EB4629EB462
  • Transparent 8A9E558A9E55
  • Transparent 768749768749
  • Transparent 63713D63713D
  • Transparent 4F5A314F5A31
  • Transparent 3B44253B4425
  • Transparent 272D18272D18
  • Transparent 14170C14170C

Yellow-Green (Crayola) Color Patterns

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    Yellow-Green (Crayola) Gingham Checks

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    Yellow-Green (Crayola) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Yellow-Green (Crayola) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow-Green (Crayola) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Yellow-Green (Crayola) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow-Green (Crayola) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow-Green (Crayola) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow-Green (Crayola) Plaid Pattern

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