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Yellow Orange Color

HEX #F2AF13 / RGB (242, 175, 19)

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What is Yellow Orange Color?

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Yellow Orange has the hex code #F2AF13. The equivalent RGB values are (242, 175, 19), which means it is composed of 56% red, 40% green and 4% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:28 Y:92 K:5. In the HSV/HSB scale, Yellow Orange has a hue of 42°, 92% saturation and a brightness value of 95%.
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.

Yellow Orange color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Yellow Orange 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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Yellow Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#F2AF13
RGB Values(242, 175, 19)
CMYK Values(0%, 28%, 92%, 5%)
HSV/HSB Values(42°, 92%, 95%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9900
Inverse Color#0D50EC [Blue (RYB)]
Closest Pantone®7409 C
Closest RAL1003 [Signal yellow]
Complementary Color#1356F2 [Blue (RYB)]
Yellow Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#919191
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B2B2B2
Weighted Average (Luma)#B2B2B2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D2D2D2

Yellow Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F2AF13. Complementary color is 1356F2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Yellow Orange is Blue (RYB) with the hex code #1356F2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F2AF13 color is offered by #1356F2. 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 (F2AF13, C6F213 and F24013)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Yellow Orange (#F2AF13) are Arctic Lime (#C6F213) and Orioles Orange (#F24013). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Yellow Orange 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 (F2AF13, 13C6F2 and 4013F2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Yellow Orange (#F2AF13) are #13C6F2 (Spiro Disco Ball) and #4013F2 (Han Purple). 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 (F2AF13, 13F2AF and AF13F2)

Triadic Palette

Yellow Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #13F2AF (Medium Spring Green) and #AF13F2 (Vivid Mulberry) along with #F2AF13 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 (F2AF13, 13F2AF, 1356F2 and F21356)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Yellow Orange has four colors - #13F2AF (Medium Spring Green), #1356F2 (Blue (RYB)) and #F21356 (Red (Crayola)) in addition to the base color (#F2AF13). 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 (F2AF13, 13F23F, 1356F2 and F213C6)

Square Palette

Yellow Orange square color palette has #13F23F (Malachite), #1356F2 (Blue (RYB)) and #F213C6 (Shocking 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

Yellow Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Yellow Orange 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 Orange Color


  • Transparent F5BF42F5BF42
  • Transparent F6C75AF6C75A
  • Transparent F7CF71F7CF71
  • Transparent F9D789F9D789
  • Transparent FADFA1FADFA1
  • Transparent FBE7B8FBE7B8
  • Transparent FCEFD0FCEFD0
  • Transparent FEF7E7FEF7E7


  • Transparent DBA629DBA629
  • Transparent D0A134D0A134
  • Transparent C49C3FC49C3F
  • Transparent B9984AB9984A
  • Transparent AE9354AE9354
  • Transparent A28E5FA28E5F
  • Transparent 97896A97896A
  • Transparent 8B85758B8575


  • Transparent C28C0FC28C0F
  • Transparent A97B0DA97B0D
  • Transparent 91690B91690B
  • Transparent 79580A79580A
  • Transparent 614608614608
  • Transparent 493506493506
  • Transparent 302304302304
  • Transparent 181202181202

Yellow Orange Color Patterns

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    Yellow Orange Houndstooth Pattern

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    Yellow Orange Trellis Pattern

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    Yellow Orange Plaid Pattern

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