Color Name: School Bus Yellow
Hex Color Code: #F5A400
RGB Color Code: RGB(245, 164, 0)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 33.1%, 100.0%, 3.9%




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School Bus Yellow is a color specifically formulated for school buses in North America and Canada. This color is also called National School Bus Glossy Yellow.

What color is School Bus Yellow?

School Bus Yellow color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for School Bus Yellow is #F5A400, and the RGB color code is RGB(245, 164, 0).

In the RGB color model, School Bus Yellow has a red value of 245, a green value of 164, and a blue value of 0. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 33.1% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 3.9% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 40.2° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 48.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, School Bus Yellow has a hue of 40.2° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 96.1 % brightness/value.

School Bus Yellow is cool or warm?

School Bus Yellow is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


School Bus Yellow color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(245, 164, 0)

Red 245 (96.1%)
Green 164 (64.3%)
Blue 0 (0.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 40.16°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 48.04 %.
HWB H: 40.16°
W: 0.00 %
B: 3.92 %
LRV ~ 46 %
Munsell Color System 0.2Y 7.2/18.7
XYZ X : 50.93
Y : 45.96
Z : 6.19
YXY Y1 : 45.96
X : 0.49
Y2 : 0.45
CMY C : 3.92%
M : 35.69%
Y : 100.00%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 33.06%
Yellow 100.00%
Key 3.92%

HSV/HSB

Hue 40.16°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 96.08 %.
CIE-Lab L : 73.52
A : 20.25
B : 77.46
CIE-Lch L : 73.52
C : 80.06
H : 75.35
CIE-Luv L : 73.52
U : 67.47
V : 73.33
Hunter-Lab L : 67.8
A : 15.45
B : 42.05








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to School Bus Yellow


Here are the colors similar to School Bus Yellow . 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 - 1.90 (98.1% similar)
#FFA500
Orange (Web)
ΔE - 2.18 (97.8% similar)
#FFAA1D
Bright Yellow
ΔE - 2.23 (97.8% similar)


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


#F9A800
RAL 1003 - Signal Yellow
ΔE - 1.12 (98.9% similar)
#E49E00
RAL 1004 Golden Yellow
ΔE - 3.33 (96.7% similar)
#FFA812
Dark Tangerine
ΔE - 2.05 (98.0% similar)
#F2A900
Bitcoin Orange
ΔE - 2.38 (97.6% similar)
#F79E1B
Mastercard Yellow
ΔE - 3.44 (96.6% similar)




Paint similar to School Bus Yellow


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to School Bus Yellow . 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.


Behr

#F9AB1D
Sunny Side Up (P270-7)
ΔE - 1.80 (98.2% similar)
#FFB737
Soft Boiled (P270-6)
ΔE - 4.84 (95.2% similar)
#FFB729
Extreme Yellow (P260-7)
ΔE - 4.93 (95.1% similar)
#EAB034
Midsummer Gold (P280-7)
ΔE - 5.64 (94.4% similar)

Benjamin Moore

#FFA706
Mandarin Orange (2018-20)
ΔE - 1.96 (98.0% similar)
#FFAF00
Mardi Gras Gold (2019-10)
ΔE - 3.04 (97.0% similar)
#EAA731
Yellow Marigold (2155-30)
ΔE - 3.24 (96.8% similar)
#FFB000
Bumble Bee Yellow (2020-10)
ΔE - 3.33 (96.7% similar)

Sherwin Williams

#F8AC1D
Gusto Gold (SW 6904)
ΔE - 2.13 (97.9% similar)
#F2AF46
Goldenrod (SW 6677)
ΔE - 4.53 (95.5% similar)
#E39A33
Sunflower (SW 6678)
ΔE - 5.25 (94.7% similar)
#EAAE47
Brittlebush (SW 6684)
ΔE - 5.36 (94.6% similar)

PPG Paints

#F7B74E
Mango Margarita (PPG1204-7)
ΔE - 5.94 (94.1% similar)
#E1A84B
Brass Mesh (PPG1209-6)
ΔE - 6.27 (93.7% similar)
#FFBC35
Fall Gold (PPG1205-7)
ΔE - 6.34 (93.7% similar)
#EBB454
Oro De Maya (PPG17-19)
ΔE - 7.04 (93.0% similar)







Color Combinations


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School Bus Yellow f5a400 Monochromatic Color Palette
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.

School Bus Yellow f5a400 Analogous Color Palette
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.

School Bus Yellow f5a400 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

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

School Bus Yellow f5a400 tetradic Color Palette
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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