Shades of yellow

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The shades of yellow come in different colors, like yellow.

Tints of yellow[change | change source]

Here are a few shades of yellow.

Light yellow[change | change source]

Main article: Light yellow

Light yellow is a light shade of yellow.

Bright yellow[change | change source]

Main article: Yellow

Bright yellow is identical to yellow, but with a lighter shade.

Dark yellow[change | change source]

Main article: Dark yellow

Dark yellow is a dark shade of yellow.

Pastel yellow[change | change source]

Main article: Light yellow

Pastel yellow is a light shade of yellow.

Very pale yellow[change | change source]

Main article: Very pale yellow

Very pale yellow is a light shade of yellow.

Additional definitions of yellow[change | change source]

Flax[change | change source]

Main article: Flax (color)

Flax or flaxen is a pale yellowish-gray, the color of straw or unspun dressed flax. The first recorded use of flax as a color name in English was in 1915.

Buff[change | change source]

Main article: Buff (colour)

Buff, also known as bubalinus or yellow-brown, is a light brownish-yellow, ochreous color, typical of buff leather. Buff is a mixture of yellow ochre and white.

Gold[change | change source]

Main article: Gold (color)

Gold, also called golden, is a color tone resembling the gold chemical element.

Other shades of yellow[change | change source]

Gamboge[change | change source]

Main article: Gamboge

Gamboge is a shade of yellow.

Mustard[change | change source]

Main article: Mustard (color)

Mustard is a dull shade of yellow.

Lemon chiffon[change | change source]

Main article: Lemon chiffon

Lemon chiffon is a shade of yellow. It is reminiscent of the color of lemon chiffon.

Cosmic latte[change | change source]

Main article: Cosmic latte

Cosmic latte is the average color of the universe. Due to flawed calculations, the average color of the universe was originally thought to be turquoise.