Light yellow is a warm, cheerful color that can evoke feelings of happiness and optimism. Its hex code is #fffe7a.
This shade of yellow often has associations with sunshine and summer days. Light yellow can be used in interior design to help create an airy atmosphere or make small spaces appear more prominent. It is also seen as a calming color that helps to reduce stress and anxiety.
In the world of fashion, light yellow is often seen as playful and flirty, while in the business world, it can represent energy and enthusiasm. Shades of light yellow are widely used by charities associated with happiness or hope, such as mental health organizations or cancer awareness groups.
In the RGB color space, the color Light Yellow has the values (255, 254, 122), being composed of 100.0% Red (R), 99.6% Green (G), and 47.8% Blue (B).
In the HSL color space, the color Light Yellow has a hue of 59 degrees, a saturation of 100.0% and a lightness of 73.9%.
In the CMYK color space, Light Yellow is composed of 0 parts of Cyan (C), 0 parts of Magenta (M), 52 parts of Yellow (Y), and 0 parts of Black (K).
|RGB||255, 254, 122||rgb(255, 254, 122)|
|RGB Percent||100.0%, 99.6%, 47.8%||rgb(100.0%, 99.6%, 47.8%)|
|RGB 0-1||1.0000, 0.9961, 0.4784||color(srgb 1.0000 0.9961 0.4784)CSS 4|
|HSL||59°, 100.0%, 73.9%||hsl(59, 100.0%, 73.9%)|
|CMYK||0, 0, 52, 0|
|LAB (D50)||97.83, -12.04, 62.08||lab(97.83 -12.04 62.08)CSS 4|
|LCH (D50)||97.83, 63.23, 100.97°||lch(97.83 63.23 100.97)CSS 4|
|OKLAB||0.9723, -0.0489, 0.1457||oklab(0.9723 -0.0489 0.1457)CSS 4|
|OKLCH||0.9723, 0.1537, 108.55°||oklch(0.9723 0.1537 108.55)CSS 4|
|XYZ (D50)||0.8456, 0.9448, 0.2491||color(xyz-d50 0.8456 0.9448 0.2491)CSS 4|
|XYZ (D65)||0.8019, 0.9355, 0.3225||color(xyz-d65 0.8019 0.9355 0.3225)CSS 4|
Analogous color harmonies are created using three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel. For Light Yellow (#ffff7a) the analogous colors are Buff Orange (#ffbd7a) and Lime Lightning (#bdff7a). These harmonies often have a calm, relaxed feeling and can be used to create a sense of unity in a design.
One of the most popular color schemes in art and design is the complementary color scheme. This color scheme makes use of two colors that sit opposite of each other on the color wheel, such as blue and orange, red and green, or purple and yellow. The color opposite to Light Yellow (#ffff7a) is Stargate Shimmer (#7a7aff). By using contrasting colors, this scheme can create a dynamic and eye-catching look.
Split-complementary color harmony is created when one color is combined with the two colors on either side of its complementary color. The two split-complementary colors forLight Yellow (#ffff7a) are Cooler Than Ever (#7abdff) and Illicit Purple (#bd7aff). This type of color scheme is often used in interior design because it is both visually appealing and harmonious.
Double split-complementary color harmony is a color scheme that consists of two pairs of colors that are complementary to each other. The first pair consists of the main colorBuff Orange (#ffbd7a) and its complement Lime Lightning (#bdff7a), while the second pair consists of the two colors adjacent to the main color's complement: Cooler Than Ever (#7abdff) and Illicit Purple (#bd7aff). This type of color harmony is often used in art and design to create a sense of balance and visual interest.
Rectangle color harmony is a color scheme based on the rectangular shape. It is made up of four colors: two complementary colors: Light Yellow (#ffff7a) and Stargate Shimmer (#7a7aff), a split-complementary color: Light Green (#7aff7a), and an analogous color: Fuchsia Pink (#ff7aff). This type of color scheme is often used in web design and advertising. The rectangular shape helps to create a sense of balance and stability, while the four colors provide a wide range of options for creating an eye-catching design.
Triadic color harmony is a color scheme that uses three colors that are evenly spaced around the color wheel. For Light Yellow (#ffff7a) the two colors that form a triadic color scheme are Aggressive Baby Blue (#7affff) and Fuchsia Pink (#ff7aff). To create a triadic color scheme, you can either choose three colors that are evenly spaced on the color wheel or you can choose two colors and then find the third color that is equidistant from them. Triadic color schemes are often used in art and design because they are both visually pleasing and harmonious.
Tetradic color harmony is created when four colors that are equidistant from each other on the color wheel are used together. For Light Yellow (#ffff7a) the three colors that form a tetradic color scheme are Green Epiphany (#7affbd), Stargate Shimmer (#7a7aff) andDream Setting (#ff7abd). This type of harmony is often used in menswear, as it can create a strong and masculine look. Done well, tetradic color harmony can create a bold and stylish look.
Tints, shades, and tones can be used to create unique effects in art and design. By using tints, shades, and tones, you can add depth and dimension to your work.
A tint is a lightened color, achieved by adding white. This can create a softer, more delicate look.
A shade is a darkened color, achieved by adding black. This can create a richer, more dramatic look.
A tone is a muted color, achieved by adding gray. This can create a more subtle, sophisticated look.