Faux-Lemon curry (#cb9423) color information

The hexidecimal color, #cb9423, should not to be confused with "Lemon curry" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark yellow". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Lemon curry (#cb9423), in designs, the following may come to mind: being encouraged to communicate, youthfulness, will power, the home, and affordability. This color isn't popular for finance and wealth.

Breakdown of #cb9423

#cb9423 is made up of (203, 148, 35) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 27.09, 82.76, 20.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13341731 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9933. White should be used ontop of #cb9423 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cb9423. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cb9423 luma #151.53
Websafe hex #cc9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(203, 148, 35) Adobe RGB (190.00, 146.00, 48.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 58%, 14%) Closest named color Lemon curry
rgba rgba(203.0, 148.0, 35.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (58.31, 11.46, 32.75)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 27.09, 82.76, 20.39) CIE-L*ab (64.96, 12.79, 63.48)
hsv hsv(40.00, 70.21, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (64.96, 64.76, 78.61)
hsb hsb(40.00, 82.50, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (64.96, 48.54, 62.68)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lemon curry (#cb9423)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #cb9423 and the second color is called the "compliment" #235bcc.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lemon curry (#cb9423)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #cb9423 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #235bcc.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Lemon curry (#cb9423)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Lemon curry (#cb9423)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Lemon curry (#cb9423)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Faux-Lemon curry (#cb9423)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #cb9423 with white

Darker variations of #cb9423

When you combine pure black with this color, #cb9423, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #cb9423

Tones of #cb9423 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#cb9423 in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #cb9423 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cb9423 → #235bcc
#cb9423 → #dab465
#cb9423 → #ffffff
#cb9423 → #afcc23
#cb9423 → #795815
#cb9423 → #cc3f23

Faux-Lemon curry (#cb9423) in different environments

Seeing #cb9423 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #cb9423 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #cb9423

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#cb9423might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Lemon curry (#cb9423)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#cb9423. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cb9423 in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #cb9423
Java new Color(203, 148, 35);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 203, 148, 35);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:203 green:148 blue:35 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(203f, 148f, 35f);
Swift UIColor(red:203, green:148, blue:35, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2394cb
Python Color('#cb9423')

Base Conversions of hex color #cb9423

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cb9423. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13341731 while the individual RGB conversions are: 203, 148, 35.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001011 10010100 00100011
Hex cb 94 23
Octal 313 224 43
Decimal 203 148 35

Icons incorporating the color #cb9423

If you're considering using #cb9423 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #cb9423 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #cb9423 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #cb9423 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cb9423 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cb9423 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cb9423 background.
This text is hex color #cb9423 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cb9423 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cb9423 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cb9423 and white (#ffffff) background.