Bandicoot Color


Bandicoot is pale, warm-toned shade of warm yellow. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool blue, warm magenta or warm cyan

Inverse Color #7a7b8f
Complementary Color #707085
Color Shade: warm yellow (57.14° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 48.04% (better contrasting with white)
Bandicoot Color Sample
Bandicoot Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #858470

If you're looking for a similar warm yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Bandicoot Color. The Bonsai Trunk color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a orange bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called River God (#6c6c5f) for more calm effect. Try Ironside Grey as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#707085 is the best complementary color to Bandicoot. Cool blue shades generally complement the warm yellow hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #858470 complementary color is Storm Gray, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm red, warm yellow, and cool yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Bandicoot are #857970 and #7b8570. Thus found on the left and right of #858470 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Americano and Camouflage Green colors as they work well with Bandicoot.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Bandicoot palette consists of #797085 and #707b85 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#707085). Try Mobster and Pale Sky colors in combination with #858470, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #858470 offers a combination of cool magenta and warm cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Bandicoot. Thus Mobster and Sirocco giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Bandicoot contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Storm Gray, Xanadu, and Empress split by 90° on the color wheel. #858470 square combo is a palette of warm yellow, cool green, cool blue and warm magenta shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Bandicoot tetradic combo consists of cool blue complementary color (#707085) and two others. The Sirocco is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Spicy Pink – 120° from the complementary Storm Gray. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #708584 and #857070.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #858470 is made of 35% red, 35% green and 30% blue. In a HSL mode Bandicoot has a hue angle of 57.14°, a saturation of 8.57% and a lightness of 48.04%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #858470 is made of 0% cyan, 0.4% magenta, 8.24% yellow and 47.84% black ink.

HEX #858470
RGB Decimal rgb(133,132,112)
RGB Percentage 35%, 35%, 30%
CMYK 0, 0.4, 8.24, 47.84
HSL hsl(57.14,8.57%,48.04%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(57.14,15.79%,52.16%)
CIE-LAB lab(54.7193,-3.2805,10.9496)
XYZ xyz(20.8488,22.6589,18.604)