Rain Slicker Color


Rain Slicker is soft, 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 #4357b6
Complementary Color #485cbc
Color Shade: warm yellow (49.57° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 51.18% (better contrasting with white)
Rain Slicker Color Sample
Rain Slicker Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #bca849

If you're looking for a similar warm yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Rain Slicker Color. The Oro color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a orange bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Jalapeño (#9a8d3f) for more calm effect. Try Siskin Green as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#485cbc is the best complementary color to Rain Slicker. 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 #bca849 complementary color is Indigo, 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 Roti are #bc6e48 and #96bc48. Thus found on the left and right of #bca849 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Brown Rust and Sushi colors as they work well with Rain Slicker.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Rain Slicker palette consists of #6e48bc and #4896bc colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#485cbc). Try Studio and Steel Blue colors in combination with #bca849, 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 #bca849 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 Rain Slicker. Thus Amethyst and Puerto Rico giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Rain Slicker contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Indigo, Emerald, and Mulberry split by 90° on the color wheel. #bca849 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. Rain Slicker tetradic combo consists of cool blue complementary color (#485cbc) and two others. The Puerto Rico is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Blush – 120° from the complementary Indigo. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #48bca8 and #bc485c.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #bca849 is made of 44% red, 39% green and 17% blue. In a HSL mode Rain Slicker has a hue angle of 49.57°, a saturation of 46.18% and a lightness of 51.18%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #bca849 is made of 0% cyan, 7.85% magenta, 45.1% yellow and 26.27% black ink.

HEX #bca849
RGB Decimal rgb(188,168,73)
RGB Percentage 44%, 39%, 17%
CMYK 0, 7.85, 45.1, 26.27
HSL hsl(49.57,46.18%,51.18%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(49.57,61.17%,73.73%)
CIE-LAB lab(68.8798,-4.2844,50.5326)
XYZ xyz(35.9443,39.1777,11.9709)