Satin sheen gold (#cba135) color information

The hexidecimal color, #cba135, can simply be referred to as "Satin sheen gold". The color is categorized as "dark yellow". When people spot this color, Satin sheen gold (#cba135), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: feelings of cheerfulness, youthfulness, personal motivation and power, energy, and affordability. Shades of "dark yellow". typically aren't associated with clothing.

#cba135 Breakdown

#cba135 is made up of (203, 161, 53) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 20.69, 73.89, 20.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13345077 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9933. White should be used ontop of #cba135 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cba135. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cba135 luma #161.19
Websafe hex #cc9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(203, 161, 53) Adobe RGB (191.00, 158.00, 66.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 63%, 21%) Closest named color Satin sheen gold
rgba rgba(203.0, 161.0, 53.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (61.64, 5.54, 32.34)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 20.69, 73.89, 20.39) CIE-L*ab (68.02, 6.18, 57.74)
hsv hsv(42.71, 59.60, 50.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (68.02, 58.07, 83.89)
hsb hsb(42.71, 73.75, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (68.02, 36.72, 62.12)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Satin sheen gold (#cba135)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #cba135 while the second is the "compliment" #3562cc.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Satin sheen gold (#cba135)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #cba135 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #3562cc.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Satin sheen gold (#cba135)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Satin sheen gold (#cba135)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Satin sheen gold (#cba135)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Satin sheen gold (#cba135)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #cba135 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #cba135

When you combine pure black with this color, #cba135, darker shades are produced.

Satin sheen gold (#cba135)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #cba135 with gray

#cba135 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 #cba135 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cba135 → #3562cc
#cba135 → #dabd71
#cba135 → #ffffff
#cba135 → #adcc35
#cba135 → #79601f
#cba135 → #cc5335

How #cba135 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #cba135 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 #cba135 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#cba135 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#cba135might 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 Satin sheen gold (#cba135)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#cba135. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cba135 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 #cba135
Java new Color(203, 161, 53);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 203, 161, 53);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:203 green:161 blue:53 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(203f, 161f, 53f);
Swift UIColor(red:203, green:161, blue:53, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $35a1cb
Python Color('#cba135')

Base Conversions of hex color #cba135

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cba135. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13345077 while the individual RGB conversions are: 203, 161, 53.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001011 10100001 00110101
Hex cb a1 35
Octal 313 241 65
Decimal 203 161 53

Icons incorporating the color #cba135

If you're considering using #cba135 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #cba135 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #cba135 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 #cba135 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cba135 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cba135 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cba135 background.
This text is hex color #cba135 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cba135 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cba135 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cba135 and white (#ffffff) background.