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Yellow Plum Color

HEX #D5D859 / RGB (213, 216, 89)

Fresh yellow plum

What is Yellow Plum Color?

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Yellow Plum is a Pantone textile Cotton eXtended color with the PMS number 13-0643 TCX. It is not a web color and cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. However, it can be applied to web pages and digital works with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
Yellow Plum color hex code is #D5D859 with RGB (213, 216, 89). Please note that the equivalent RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code and are only approximates.

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Yellow Plum Color Codes

Hex Code#D5D859
RGB Values(213, 216, 89)
CMYK Values(1%, 0%, 59%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(61°, 59%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC66
Inverse Color#2A27A6 [Blue (Pigment)]
Pantone®13-0643 TCX
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#5C59D8 [Majorelle Blue]
Yellow Plum Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ADADAD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C9C9C9
Weighted Average (Luma)#CECECE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E1E1E1

Yellow Plum Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D5D859. Complementary color is 5C59D8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Yellow Plum is Majorelle Blue with the hex code #5C59D8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D5D859 color is offered by #5C59D8. 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 (D5D859, 96D859 and D89C59)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Yellow Plum (#D5D859) are Kiwi (#96D859) and Persian Orange (#D89C59). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Yellow Plum 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 (D5D859, 5996D8 and 9C59D8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Yellow Plum (#D5D859) are #5996D8 (Carolina Blue) and #9C59D8 (Amethyst). 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 (D5D859, 59D5D8 and D859D5)

Triadic Palette

Yellow Plum triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #59D5D8 (Medium Turquoise) and #D859D5 (Orchid) along with #D5D859 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 (D5D859, 59D5D8, 5C59D8 and D85C59)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Yellow Plum has four colors - #59D5D8 (Medium Turquoise), #5C59D8 (Majorelle Blue) and #D85C59 (Indian Red) in addition to the base color (#D5D859). 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 (D5D859, 59D89C, 5C59D8 and D85996)

Square Palette

Yellow Plum square color palette has #59D89C (Medium Aquamarine), #5C59D8 (Majorelle Blue) and #D85996 (Raspberry 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 Plum Color Rainbow Palette

Our Yellow Plum 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 Plum Color


  • Transparent DDE07ADDE07A
  • Transparent E2E48BE2E48B
  • Transparent E6E89BE6E89B
  • Transparent EAECACEAECAC
  • Transparent EEEFBDEEEFBD
  • Transparent F2F3CDF2F3CD
  • Transparent F7F7DEF7F7DE
  • Transparent FBFBEEFBFBEE


  • Transparent C4C661C4C661
  • Transparent BCBE65BCBE65
  • Transparent B3B569B3B569
  • Transparent ABAC6DABAC6D
  • Transparent A2A370A2A370
  • Transparent 9A9A749A9A74
  • Transparent 919278919278
  • Transparent 89897C89897C


  • Transparent AAAD47AAAD47
  • Transparent 95973E95973E
  • Transparent 808235808235
  • Transparent 6B6C2D6B6C2D
  • Transparent 555624555624
  • Transparent 40411B40411B
  • Transparent 2B2B122B2B12
  • Transparent 151609151609

Yellow Plum Color Patterns

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    Yellow Plum Gingham Checks

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    Yellow Plum Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Plum Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Plum Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Plum Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Plum Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Plum Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Plum Plaid Pattern

Yellow Plum Color Interior Ideas

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