#E6BD27 Hex Code

Color Name: Orange-Yellow

What is hex #E6BD27 Color?

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The color name of hex code #E6BD27 is Orange-Yellow. The RGB values are (230, 189, 39) which means it is composed of 50% red, 41% green and 9% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:18 Y:83 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, #E6BD27 has a hue of 47°, 83% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #E6BD27 Color Codes

Color NameOrange-Yellow
RGB Values(230, 189, 39)
CMYK Values(0%, 18%, 83%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 83%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC33
Inverse Color#1942D8 [Palatinate Blue]
Closest Pantone®7409 C
Closest RAL1018 [Zinc yellow]
Complementary Color#2750E6 [Palatinate Blue]
#E6BD27 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#999999
Desaturated#878787
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B9B9B9
Weighted Average (Luma)#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D7D7D7

Hex #E6BD27 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E6BD27. Complementary color is 2750E6

Complementary Palette

The complement of #E6BD27 is #2750E6 which is called Palatinate Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E6BD27 color is offered by #2750E6. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (E6BD27, B0E627 and E65E27)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #E6BD27 are #B0E627 and #E65E27, called Green Lizard and Vivid Vermilion, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #E6BD27 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (E6BD27, 27B0E6 and 5E27E6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #E6BD27 are #27B0E6 (Button Blue) and #5E27E6 (Han Purple). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (E6BD27, 27E6BD and BD27E6)

Triadic Palette

#E6BD27 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #27E6BD (Turquoise) and #BD27E6 (Vivid Mulberry) along with #E6BD27, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (E6BD27, 27E6BD, 2750E6 and E62750)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #E6BD27 has #27E6BD (Turquoise), #2750E6 (Palatinate Blue) and #E62750 (Amaranth). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (E6BD27, 27E65E, 2750E6 and E627B0)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #E6BD27 contains #27E65E (Malachite), #2750E6 (Palatinate Blue) and #E627B0 (Frostbite). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #E6BD27 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #E6BD27 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

#E6BD27 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - E6BD27

    Orange-Yellow gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - E6BD27

    Orange-Yellow vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - E6BD27

    Orange-Yellow polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - E6BD27

    Orange-Yellow honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - E6BD27

    Orange-Yellow leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - E6BD27

    Orange-Yellow houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - E6BD27

    Orange-Yellow trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - E6BD27

    Orange-Yellow plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.