Urobilin (#e1ad21) color information

Hex color #e1ad21 is named "Urobilin". It's labeled as "generic orange". When people from western culture see this color, Urobilin (#e1ad21), used in brand logos, they might associate it with warmth, having confidence, pleasure, technology, and health care. Shades of "generic orange". typically aren't associated with travel. Olympus and NBC are a couple of companies using this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of Urobilin (#e1ad21)

#e1ad21 is made up of (225, 173, 33) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 23.11, 85.33, 11.76) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14789921 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9933. White should be used ontop of #e1ad21 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e1ad21. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e1ad21 luma #172.56
Websafe hex #cc9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(225, 173, 33) Adobe RGB (210.00, 172.00, 54.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(88%, 68%, 13%) Closest named color Urobilin
rgba rgba(225.0, 173.0, 33.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (67.82, 6.09, 38.21)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 23.11, 85.33, 11.76) CIE-L*ab (73.55, 6.59, 70.62)
hsv hsv(44.00, 75.76, 50.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (73.55, 70.93, 84.67)
hsb hsb(44.00, 85.23, 88.00) CIE-L*uv (73.55, 42.32, 73.05)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Urobilin (#e1ad21)

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" #e1ad21 and the second color is called the "compliment" #2154e0.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Urobilin (#e1ad21)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #e1ad21 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2154e0.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Urobilin (#e1ad21)

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

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Urobilin (#e1ad21)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Urobilin (#e1ad21)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Urobilin (#e1ad21)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #e1ad21, lighter shades are produced.

Urobilin (#e1ad21)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #e1ad21, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #e1ad21

When you combine pure gray with this color, #e1ad21, tones are produced.

#e1ad21 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 #e1ad21 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e1ad21 → #2154e0
#e1ad21 → #eac563
#e1ad21 → #ffffff
#e1ad21 → #b3e021
#e1ad21 → #876713
#e1ad21 → #e04d21

#e1ad21 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #e1ad21 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 #e1ad21 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Urobilin (#e1ad21)

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

#e1ad21might 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 Urobilin (#e1ad21)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e1ad21. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

NBC
Olympus

#e1ad21 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 #e1ad21
Java new Color(225, 173, 33);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 225, 173, 33);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:225 green:173 blue:33 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(225f, 173f, 33f);
Swift UIColor(red:225, green:173, blue:33, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $21ade1
Python Color('#e1ad21')

Base Conversions of hex color #e1ad21

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e1ad21. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14789921 while the individual RGB conversions are: 225, 173, 33.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100001 10101101 00100001
Hex e1 ad 21
Octal 341 255 41
Decimal 225 173 33

Icons incorporating the color #e1ad21

If you're considering using #e1ad21 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #e1ad21 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #e1ad21 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 #e1ad21 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e1ad21 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e1ad21 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e1ad21 background.
This text is hex color #e1ad21 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e1ad21 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e1ad21 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e1ad21 and white (#ffffff) background.