Themeda Japonica Color


Themeda Japonica 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 #1d4ec3
Complementary Color #3b6ce2
Color Shade: orange (42.29° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 56.08% (better contrasting with white)
Themeda Japonica Color Sample
Themeda Japonica Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #e2b13c

If you're looking for a similar orange shade, there are some better alternatives to Themeda Japonica Color. The Fire Bush color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a warm red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Culpeo (#e69b3a) for more energetic effect. Try Citrus Spice as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#3b6ce2 is the best complementary color to Themeda Japonica. Blue cyan shades generally complement the orange hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #e2b13c complementary color is Royal Blue, 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 Anzac are #e25e3b and #c0e23b. Thus found on the left and right of #e2b13c on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Flame Pea and Pear colors as they work well with Themeda Japonica.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Themeda Japonica palette consists of #5d3be2 and #3bbfe2 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#3b6ce2). Try Royal Blue and Picton Blue colors in combination with #e2b13c, 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 #e2b13c 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 Themeda Japonica. Thus Medium Purple and Turquoise giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Themeda Japonica contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Royal Blue, Malachite, and Cerise split by 90° on the color wheel. #e2b13c 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. Themeda Japonica tetradic combo consists of blue cyan complementary color (#3b6ce2) and two others. The Turquoise is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Cerise Red – 120° from the complementary Royal Blue. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #3be2b1 and #e23b6c.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #e2b13c is made of 49% red, 38% green and 13% blue. In a HSL mode Themeda Japonica has a hue angle of 42.29°, a saturation of 74.11% and a lightness of 56.08%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #e2b13c is made of 0% cyan, 19.22% magenta, 65.1% yellow and 11.37% black ink.

HEX #e2b13c
RGB Decimal rgb(226,177,60)
RGB Percentage 49%, 38%, 13%
CMYK 0, 19.22, 65.1, 11.37
HSL hsl(42.29,74.11%,56.08%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(42.29,73.45%,88.63%)
CIE-LAB lab(74.7866,6.5788,63.3707)
XYZ xyz(47.9018,47.9393,11.0035)