Adolescent Rodent Color


Adolescent Rodent is pale, warm-toned shade of orange. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with blue cyan, mid magenta or green cyan

Inverse Color #56697e
Complementary Color #8193a8
Color Shade: orange (31.5° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 58.43% (better contrasting with white)
Adolescent Rodent Color Sample
Adolescent Rodent Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #a99681

If you're looking for a similar orange shade, there are some better alternatives to Adolescent Rodent Color. The Velddrif color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a warm red bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Inca Temple (#8c7b6c) for more calm effect. Try Cowgirl Boots as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#8193a8 is the best complementary color to Adolescent Rodent. Blue cyan shades generally complement the orange hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #a99681 complementary color is Bali Hai, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid red, orange, and mid yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Donkey Brown are #a88281 and #a7a881. Thus found on the left and right of #a99681 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Pharlap and Hillary colors as they work well with Adolescent Rodent.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Adolescent Rodent palette consists of #8281a8 and #81a7a8 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#8193a8). Try Kimberly and Gumbo colors in combination with #a99681, 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 #a99681 offers a combination of violet and green cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Adolescent Rodent. Thus Amethyst Smoke and Bay Leaf giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Adolescent Rodent contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Bali Hai, Amulet, and Bouquet split by 90° on the color wheel. #a99681 square combo is a palette of orange, mid green, blue cyan and mid 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. Adolescent Rodent tetradic combo consists of blue cyan complementary color (#8193a8) and two others. The Bay Leaf is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Bouquet – 120° from the complementary Bali Hai. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #81a895 and #a88193.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #a99681 is made of 38% red, 33% green and 29% blue. In a HSL mode Adolescent Rodent has a hue angle of 31.5°, a saturation of 18.87% and a lightness of 58.43%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #a99681 is made of 0% cyan, 7.45% magenta, 15.68% yellow and 33.73% black ink.

HEX #a99681
RGB Decimal rgb(169,150,129)
RGB Percentage 38%, 33%, 29%
CMYK 0, 7.45, 15.68, 33.73
HSL hsl(31.5,18.87%,58.43%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(31.5,23.67%,66.27%)
CIE-LAB lab(63.2044,3.6284,13.6564)
XYZ xyz(31.231,31.8327,25.2672)