High Hopes Color


High Hopes is pale, warm-toned shade of mid yellow. It is better contrasting with black. This color combines beautifully with mid blue, red magenta or mid cyan

Inverse Color #211555
Complementary Color #b5aaea
Color Shade: mid yellow (71.25° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 79.22% (better contrasting with black)
High Hopes Color Sample
High Hopes Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #deeaaa

If you're looking for a similar mid yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to High Hopes Color. The Cool Yellow color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a warm yellow bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Bling Bling (#eef0ce) for more calm effect. Try Screaming Skull as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#b5aaea is the best complementary color to High Hopes. Mid blue shades generally complement the mid yellow hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #deeaaa complementary color is Biloba Flower, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of orange, mid yellow, and yellow green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Caper are #ead5aa and #beeaaa. Thus found on the left and right of #deeaaa on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Chamois and Tea Green colors as they work well with High Hopes.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary High Hopes palette consists of #d5aaea and #aabdea colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#b5aaea). Try Biloba Flower and Spindle colors in combination with #deeaaa, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #deeaaa offers a combination of mid magenta and mid cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the High Hopes. Thus Light Orchid and Regent St Blue giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of High Hopes contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Biloba Flower, Cruise, and Kobi split by 90° on the color wheel. #deeaaa square combo is a palette of mid yellow, green cyan, mid blue and red magenta shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. High Hopes tetradic combo consists of mid blue complementary color (#b5aaea) and two others. The Regent St Blue is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Zinnwaldite – 120° from the complementary Biloba Flower. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #aaddea and #eab5aa.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #deeaaa is made of 35% red, 37% green and 27% blue. In a HSL mode High Hopes has a hue angle of 71.25°, a saturation of 60.38% and a lightness of 79.22%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #deeaaa is made of 4.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 25.09% yellow and 8.24% black ink.

HEX #deeaaa
RGB Decimal rgb(222,234,170)
RGB Percentage 35%, 37%, 27%
CMYK 4.7, 0, 25.09, 8.24
HSL hsl(71.25,60.38%,79.22%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(71.25,27.35%,91.76%)
CIE-LAB lab(90.4492,-14.2814,29.8262)
XYZ xyz(66.8027,77.2775,49.4254)