Tacha Color


Tacha is calm, 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 #293a9d
Complementary Color #6173d6
Color Shade: warm yellow (51.21° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 61.18% (better contrasting with white)
Tacha Color Sample
Tacha Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #d6c562

If you're looking for a similar warm yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Tacha Color. The Golden Rule 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 Creed (#c1a44a) for more calm effect. Try Aniseed as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#6173d6 is the best complementary color to Tacha. 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 #d6c562 complementary color is Danube, 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 Tacha are #d68b61 and #add661. Thus found on the left and right of #d6c562 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Copperfield and Conifer colors as they work well with Tacha.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Tacha palette consists of #8b61d6 and #61add6 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#6173d6). Try Medium Purple and Shakespeare colors in combination with #d6c562, 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 #d6c562 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 Tacha. Thus Lavender and Viking giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Tacha contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Danube, Emerald, and Hopbush split by 90° on the color wheel. #d6c562 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. Tacha tetradic combo consists of cool blue complementary color (#6173d6) and two others. The Viking is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Cranberry – 120° from the complementary Danube. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #61d6c5 and #d66173.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #d6c562 is made of 42% red, 39% green and 19% blue. In a HSL mode Tacha has a hue angle of 51.21°, a saturation of 58.59% and a lightness of 61.18%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #d6c562 is made of 0% cyan, 6.67% magenta, 45.49% yellow and 16.08% black ink.

HEX #d6c562
RGB Decimal rgb(214,197,98)
RGB Percentage 42%, 39%, 19%
CMYK 0, 6.67, 45.49, 16.08
HSL hsl(51.21,58.59%,61.18%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(51.21,54.21%,83.92%)
CIE-LAB lab(79.1049,-6.5702,51.1196)
XYZ xyz(49.9024,55.1105,19.5625)