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Yellowish Color

HEX #F8DE90 / RGB (248, 222, 144)

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What is Yellowish Color?

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Yellowish has the hex code #F8DE90. The equivalent RGB values are (248, 222, 144), which means it is composed of 40% red, 36% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:11 Y:42 K:3. In the HSV/HSB scale, Yellowish has a hue of 45°, 42% saturation and a brightness value of 97%.
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.

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

Hex Code#F8DE90
RGB Values(248, 222, 144)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 42%, 3%)
HSV/HSB Values(45°, 42%, 97%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC99
Inverse Color#07216F [Catalina Blue]
Closest Pantone®1205 C
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#90AAF8 [Jordy Blue]
Yellowish Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#DDDDDD
Weighted Average (Luma)#DEDEDE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E8E8E8

Yellowish Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F8DE90. Complementary color is 90AAF8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Yellowish is Jordy Blue with the hex code #90AAF8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F8DE90 color is offered by #90AAF8. 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 (F8DE90, DEF890 and F8AA90)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Yellowish (#F8DE90) are Mindaro (#DEF890) and Vivid Tangerine (#F8AA90). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Yellowish 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 (F8DE90, 90DEF8 and AA90F8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Yellowish (#F8DE90) are #90DEF8 (Pale Cyan) and #AA90F8 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (F8DE90, 90F8DE and DE90F8)

Triadic Palette

Yellowish triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #90F8DE (Aquamarine) and #DE90F8 (Bright Lilac) along with #F8DE90 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 (F8DE90, 90F8DE, 90AAF8 and F890AA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Yellowish has four colors - #90F8DE (Aquamarine), #90AAF8 (Jordy Blue) and #F890AA (Pink Sherbet) in addition to the base color (#F8DE90). 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 (F8DE90, 90F8AA, 90AAF8 and F890DE)

Square Palette

Yellowish square color palette has #90F8AA (Pale Green), #90AAF8 (Jordy Blue) and #F890DE (Pale 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.

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Rainbow color

Yellowish Color Rainbow Palette

Our Yellowish 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 Yellowish Color


  • Transparent F9E5A6F9E5A6
  • Transparent FAE8B1FAE8B1
  • Transparent FBEBBCFBEBBC
  • Transparent FCEFC8FCEFC8
  • Transparent FCF2D3FCF2D3
  • Transparent FDF5DEFDF5DE
  • Transparent FEF8E9FEF8E9
  • Transparent FEFCF4FEFCF4


  • Transparent E0CB8DE0CB8D
  • Transparent D4C28BD4C28B
  • Transparent C8B88AC8B88A
  • Transparent BCAF88BCAF88
  • Transparent B0A686B0A686
  • Transparent A49C85A49C85
  • Transparent 989383989383
  • Transparent 8C89828C8982


  • Transparent C6B273C6B273
  • Transparent AE9B65AE9B65
  • Transparent 958556958556
  • Transparent 7C6F487C6F48
  • Transparent 63593A63593A
  • Transparent 4A432B4A432B
  • Transparent 322C1D322C1D
  • Transparent 19160E19160E

Yellowish Color Patterns

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    Yellowish Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellowish Houndstooth Pattern

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    Yellowish Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellowish Plaid Pattern

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