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Canary Color

Color Name: Canary
Hex Color Code: #FFFF99
RGB Color Code: RGB(255, 255, 153)
CMYK Values *: 0.00%, 0.00%, 40.00%, 0.00%

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Crayola formulated the color Canary in 1998, and the color is part of the Crayola Crayon's list.

What color is Canary?

Canary color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Canary is #FFFF99, and the RGB color code is RGB(255, 255, 153).

In the RGB color model, Canary has a red value of 255, a green value of 255, and a blue value of 153. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 40.0% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 60° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 80.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Canary has a hue of 60° (degrees), 40.0 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

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

RGBA - RGB(255, 255, 153)

Red 255 (100.0%)
Green 255 (100.0%)
Blue 153 (60.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Hue 60°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 80.00 %.
LRV ~ 95.1 %
Munsell Color System 2.5GY 9.7/7.1
XYZ X : 82.75
Y : 95.08
Z : 44.13
YXY Y1 : 95.08
X : 0.37
Y2 : 0.43
CMY C : 0.00%
M : 0.00%
Y : 40.00%


Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 0.00%
Yellow 40.00%
Key 0.00%


Hue 60°
Saturation 40.00 %.
Brightness / Value 100.00 %.
CIE-Lab L : 98.07
A : -14.23
B : 48.66
CIE-Lch L : 98.07
C : 50.7
H : 106.3
CIE-Luv L : 98.07
U : 4.88
V : 67.59
Hunter-Lab L : 97.51
A : -19.16
B : 41.42

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Color Combinations

Canary - #FFFF99 Color Schemes and Palettes

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.

Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Canary. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

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Canary - #FFFF99 Opposite Color


Canary - #FFFF99 Tints and Shades

Canary #ffff99 Shades

Canary #ffff99 Tints

Color Images

Canary - #FFFF99 Color Images and Patterns

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