Faux-Pastel yellow (#f1f69a) color information

#f1f69a is the hex color code that is related to "Pastel yellow" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "light yellow". When people from western culture see this color, Pastel yellow (#f1f69a), used in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: a sense of warmth, optimism, personal motivation and power, food and restaurants, and sunshine. Colors labeled as "light yellow" are rarely tied to clothing.

#f1f69a Breakdown

#f1f69a is made up of (241, 246, 154) in RGB colorspace and (2.03, 0.00, 37.40, 3.53) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15857306 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffff99. Black should be used ontop of #f1f69a to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f1f69a. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f1f69a luma #233.86
Websafe hex #ffff99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(241, 246, 154) Adobe RGB (243.00, 244.00, 157.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(95%, 96%, 60%) Closest named color Pastel yellow
rgba rgba(241.0, 246.0, 154.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (92.74, -13.18, 33.62)
cmyk cmyk(2.03, 0.00, 37.40, 3.53) CIE-L*ab (94.31, -13.45, 43.46)
hsv hsv(61.69, 81.82, 78.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (94.31, 45.49, 107.20)
hsb hsb(61.69, 37.50, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (94.31, 3.63, 60.98)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Pastel yellow (#f1f69a)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #f1f69a and the second color is called the "compliment" #9a99f4.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pastel yellow (#f1f69a)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #f1f69a is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #9a99f4.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pastel yellow (#f1f69a)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Pastel yellow (#f1f69a)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Pastel yellow (#f1f69a)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #f1f69a

Lighter shades of #f1f69a can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Pastel yellow (#f1f69a)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #f1f69a with black

Tones of #f1f69a

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f1f69a, tones are produced.

Gradients including #f1f69a

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #f1f69a as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f1f69a → #9a99f4
#f1f69a → #f5f8b8
#f1f69a → #000000
#f1f69a → #c5f499
#f1f69a → #90935c
#f1f69a → #f4c899

#f1f69a in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f1f69a on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #f1f69a could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#f1f69a popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#f1f69amight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #f1f69a

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f1f69a. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #f1f69a

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #f1f69a
Java new Color(241, 246, 154);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 241, 246, 154);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:241 green:246 blue:154 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(241f, 246f, 154f);
Swift UIColor(red:241, green:246, blue:154, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $9af6f1
Python Color('#f1f69a')

Base Conversions of hex color #f1f69a

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f1f69a. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15857306 while the individual RGB conversions are: 241, 246, 154.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110001 11110110 10011010
Hex f1 f6 9a
Octal 361 366 232
Decimal 241 246 154

#f1f69a Icons

If you're considering using #f1f69a in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Pastel yellow (#f1f69a) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f1f69a colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #f1f69a on a solid black (#000000) background.
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This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f1f69a background.
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This text is hex color #f1f69a on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f1f69a and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f1f69a and white (#ffffff) background.