Lobster Butter Sauce Color


Lobster Butter Sauce is soft, 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 #37e
Complementary Color #1054cc
Color Shade: orange (38.18° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 43.33% (better contrasting with white)
Lobster Butter Sauce Color Sample
Lobster Butter Sauce Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #cc8811

If you're looking for a similar orange shade, there are some better alternatives to Lobster Butter Sauce Color. The Dried Goldenrod color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a warm red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Manticore Wing (#dd7711) for more energetic effect. Try Yellow Brown as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#1054cc is the best complementary color to Lobster Butter Sauce. Blue cyan shades generally complement the orange hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #c81 complementary color is Denim, 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 White are #cc2a10 and #b2cc10. Thus found on the left and right of #c81 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Thunderbird and La Rioja colors as they work well with Lobster Butter Sauce.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Lobster Butter Sauce palette consists of #2a10cc and #10b2cc colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#1054cc). Try Persian Blue and Cerulean colors in combination with #c81, 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 #c81 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 Lobster Butter Sauce. Thus Electric Violet and Mountain Meadow giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Lobster Butter Sauce contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Denim, Malachite, and Red Violet split by 90° on the color wheel. #c81 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. Lobster Butter Sauce tetradic combo consists of blue cyan complementary color (#1054cc) and two others. The Mountain Meadow is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Razzmatazz – 120° from the complementary Denim. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #10cc88 and #cc1054.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #cc8811 is made of 57% red, 38% green and 5% blue. In a HSL mode Lobster Butter Sauce has a hue angle of 38.18°, a saturation of 84.62% and a lightness of 43.33%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #cc8811 is made of 0% cyan, 26.67% magenta, 73.33% yellow and 20% black ink.

HEX #cc8811
RGB Decimal rgb(204,136,17)
RGB Percentage 57%, 38%, 5%
CMYK 0, 26.67, 73.33, 20
HSL hsl(38.18,84.62%,43.33%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(38.18,91.67%,80%)
CIE-LAB lab(62.0714,17.749,64.7836)
XYZ xyz(33.8072,30.4862,4.6329)