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Yellow Iris Color

HEX #EEE78E / RGB (238, 231, 142)

Iris flower

What is Yellow Iris Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 11-0622-TCX, Yellow Iris color hex code is #EEE78E with RGB equivalent (238, 231, 142). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Yellow Iris can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Yellow Iris Color Codes

Hex Code#EEE78E
RGB Values(238, 231, 142)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 40%, 7%)
HSV/HSB Values(56°, 40%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFF99
Inverse Color#111871 [Dark Imperial Blue]
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#8E95EE [Light Cobalt Blue]
Yellow Iris Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CCCCCC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DFDFDF
Weighted Average (Luma)#E2E2E2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EAEAEA

Yellow Iris Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EEE78E. Complementary color is 8E95EE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Yellow Iris is Light Cobalt Blue with the hex code #8E95EE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EEE78E color is offered by #8E95EE. 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 (EEE78E, C5EE8E and EEB78E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Yellow Iris (#EEE78E) are Yellow-Green (Crayola) (#C5EE8E) and Gold (Crayola) (#EEB78E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Yellow Iris 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 (EEE78E, 8EC5EE and B78EEE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Yellow Iris (#EEE78E) are #8EC5EE (Cornflower) and #B78EEE (Bright 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 (EEE78E, 8EEEE7 and E78EEE)

Triadic Palette

Yellow Iris triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8EEEE7 (Medium Sky Blue) and #E78EEE (Lavender Magenta) along with #EEE78E 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 (EEE78E, 8EEEE7, 8E95EE and EE8E95)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Yellow Iris has four colors - #8EEEE7 (Medium Sky Blue), #8E95EE (Light Cobalt Blue) and #EE8E95 (Ruddy Pink) in addition to the base color (#EEE78E). 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 (EEE78E, 8EEEB7, 8E95EE and EE8EC5)

Square Palette

Yellow Iris square color palette has #8EEEB7 (Teal Deer), #8E95EE (Light Cobalt Blue) and #EE8EC5 (Pastel Magenta). 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

Yellow Iris Color Rainbow Palette

Our Yellow Iris 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 Yellow Iris Color


  • Transparent F1ECA5F1ECA5
  • Transparent F3EEB0F3EEB0
  • Transparent F5F1BBF5F1BB
  • Transparent F7F3C7F7F3C7
  • Transparent F8F5D2F8F5D2
  • Transparent FAF8DDFAF8DD
  • Transparent FCFAE8FCFAE8
  • Transparent FDFDF4FDFDF4


  • Transparent D8D28BD8D28B
  • Transparent CDC88ACDC88A
  • Transparent C2BE88C2BE88
  • Transparent B7B487B7B487
  • Transparent ACA986ACA986
  • Transparent A19F84A19F84
  • Transparent 969583969583
  • Transparent 8B8A818B8A81


  • Transparent BEB972BEB972
  • Transparent A7A263A7A263
  • Transparent 8F8B558F8B55
  • Transparent 777447777447
  • Transparent 5F5C395F5C39
  • Transparent 47452B47452B
  • Transparent 302E1C302E1C
  • Transparent 18170E18170E

Yellow Iris Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Yellow Iris Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Yellow Iris Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Iris Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Iris Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Iris Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Iris Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Iris Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Iris Plaid Pattern

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