Color Name: Bright Yellow
Hex Color Code: #FFAA1D
RGB Color Code: RGB(255, 170, 29)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 33.3%, 88.6%, 0.0%





Bright Yellow is a strong orange-yellow color formulated by Crayola.


What color is Bright Yellow?

Bright Yellow color belongs to the Orange color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Bright Yellow is #FFAA1D, and the RGB color code is RGB(255, 170, 29).

In the RGB color model, Bright Yellow has a red value of 255, a green value of 170, and a blue value of 29. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 88.6% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 37.4° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 55.7 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Bright Yellow has a hue of 37.4° (degrees), 88.6 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.


Bright Yellow is cool or warm?

The color Bright Yellow is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Bright Yellow?

Bright Yellow has an LRV of nearly 50. By LRV value, it is a medium light color.

Light Reflectance Value (LRV) is a measure of how much visible light is reflected off a surface. It is a number on a scale of 0 to 100, with 0 being pure black and 100 being pure white. The higher the LRV, the more light the color reflects and the lighter it will appear.






Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Bright Yellow (Color - Crayola Crayons) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(255, 170, 29)
Red
255 (100.0%)
Green
170 (66.7%)
Blue
29 (11.4%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
33.33%
Yellow
88.63%
Key
0.00%

HSL

HSL(37.43deg, 100.0 %, 55.7 %)

Hue
37.43°
Saturation
100.00 %.
Lightness
55.69 %.

RYB

RYB(78, 151, 5)
Red
78 (30.7%)
Yellow
151 (59.1%)
Blue
5 (1.8%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
37.43°
Saturation
88.63 %.
Brightness / Value
100.00 %.

HWB

H: 37.43°

W: 11.37 %

B: 0.00 %

XYZ

X : 55.84

Y : 50.1

Z : 7.89

YXY

Y1 : 50.1

X : 0.49

Y2 : 0.44

CMY

C : 0.00%

M : 33.33%

Y : 88.63%


LRV

~ 50.1 %

Munsell Color System

10YR 7.5/13.4

CIE-Lab

L : 76.13

A : 21.65

B : 75.46

CIE-Lch

L : 76.13

C : 78.51

H : 73.99

CIE-Luv

L : 76.13

U : 70.2

V : 73.49

Hunter-Lab

L : 70.78

A : 16.95

B : 42.94






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Bright Yellow (Color - Crayola Crayons)


Here are the colors similar to Bright Yellow (Color - Crayola Crayons). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.



#FFA700
Chrome Yellow
ΔE - 1.02 (99.0% similar)
#FFA500
Orange (Web)
ΔE - 1.42 (98.6% similar)
#F5A400
School Bus Yellow
ΔE - 2.23 (97.8% similar)





Similar colors from Pantone, RAL, and other color matching system


British Standard 4800


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Bright Yellow to British Standard 4800


#FFAC30
BS 06-E-50 - Apricot
ΔE - 1.26 (98.7% similar)
#FFAF15
BS 08-E-53 - Yellow
ΔE - 2.13 (97.9% similar)
#FCAF3D
BS 08-D-41 - Yellow
ΔE - 2.37 (97.6% similar)
#F2AA4C
BS 06-D-41 - Orange
ΔE - 4.67 (95.3% similar)


Pantone TCX


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Bright Yellow to Pantone TCX




RAL Classic


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Bright Yellow to RAL Classic


#F9A800
RAL 1003 - Signal Yellow
ΔE - 1.84 (98.2% similar)
#FF9B00
RAL 1028 - Melon Yellow
ΔE - 4.65 (95.4% similar)
#F99A1C
RAL 1033 - Dahlia Yellow
ΔE - 5.09 (94.9% similar)


Pantone PMS


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Bright Yellow to Pantone PMS


#FFA300
PANTONE 137 C
ΔE - 1.99 (98.0% similar)
#FFAD00
PANTONE 2010 C
ΔE - 2.04 (98.0% similar)
#F2A900
PANTONE 130 C
ΔE - 3.64 (96.4% similar)
#FFB549
PANTONE 1365 C
ΔE - 3.67 (96.3% similar)


RAL Design


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Bright Yellow to RAL Design




Similar colors from Brand, Business, School, Organization, Sports, Flag



#FFA812
Dark Tangerine
ΔE - 0.59 (99.4% similar)
#F79E1B
Mastercard Yellow
ΔE - 3.49 (96.5% similar)





Paint similar to Bright Yellow (Color - Crayola Crayons)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Bright Yellow (Color - Crayola Crayons). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Bright Yellow to Benjamin Moore


#FFA706
Mandarin Orange (2018-20)
ΔE - 0.93 (99.1% similar)
#FFB229
Citrus Blast (2018-30)
ΔE - 2.50 (97.5% similar)
#FFAF00
Mardi Gras Gold (2019-10)
ΔE - 2.69 (97.3% similar)
#FFB000
Bumble Bee Yellow (2020-10)
ΔE - 3.02 (97.0% similar)


Valspar


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Bright Yellow to Valspar


#FFA901
Kernel of Truth (V015-3)
ΔE - 1.01 (99.0% similar)
#FFA501
Orange Glow (3001-1A)
ΔE - 1.41 (98.6% similar)
#FFAA3E
Pumpkin Butter (2007-1B)
ΔE - 3.29 (96.7% similar)
#FFB64A
Just Ducky (V014-2)
ΔE - 3.88 (96.1% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Bright Yellow to Dunn-Edwards


#FFAA00
Flash of Orange (DEA 116)
ΔE - 1.21 (98.8% similar)
#FFAF37
Ripe Pumpkin (DE 5307)
ΔE - 1.82 (98.2% similar)
#EDA740
Acorn Squash (DE 5292)
ΔE - 4.14 (95.9% similar)
#F3A347
O'Brien Orange (DET 460)
ΔE - 5.63 (94.4% similar)





Behr


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Bright Yellow to Behr


#F9AB1D
Sunny Side Up (P270-7)
ΔE - 1.72 (98.3% similar)
#FFB737
Soft Boiled (P270-6)
ΔE - 3.89 (96.1% similar)
#FFB14E
Splendor Gold (P250-6)
ΔE - 4.18 (95.8% similar)
#FFB729
Extreme Yellow (P260-7)
ΔE - 4.33 (95.7% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Bright Yellow to Sherwin Williams


#F8AC1D
Gusto Gold (SW 6904)
ΔE - 2.26 (97.7% similar)
#F2AF46
Goldenrod (SW 6677)
ΔE - 4.12 (95.9% similar)
#EAAE47
Brittlebush (SW 6684)
ΔE - 5.57 (94.4% similar)
#FDB702
Goldfinch (SW 6905)
ΔE - 5.73 (94.3% similar)


PPG Paints


Bright Yellow color similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Bright Yellow to PPG Paints


#F7B74E
Mango Margarita (PPG1204-7)
ΔE - 5.18 (94.8% similar)
#FFBC35
Fall Gold (PPG1205-7)
ΔE - 5.74 (94.3% similar)
#E1A84B
Brass Mesh (PPG1209-6)
ΔE - 6.82 (93.2% similar)
#EBB454
Oro De Maya (PPG17-19)
ΔE - 6.92 (93.1% similar)








Color Combinations


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Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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