Deli Yellow Color


Deli Yellow 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 #174adc
Complementary Color #2356e7
Color Shade: orange (44.47° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 52.35% (better contrasting with white)
Deli Yellow Color Sample
Deli Yellow Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #e8b523

If you're looking for a similar orange shade, there are some better alternatives to Deli Yellow Color. The Pizza 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 soft alternative called Gamboge Yellow (#e6d058) for more calm effect. Try Golden Dream as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#2356e7 is the best complementary color to Deli Yellow. Blue cyan shades generally complement the orange hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #e8b523 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 Fuel Yellow are #e75223 and #b8e723. Thus found on the left and right of #e8b523 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Cinnabar and Inch Worm colors as they work well with Deli Yellow.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Deli Yellow palette consists of #5223e7 and #23b8e7 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#2356e7). Try Purple Heart and Picton Blue colors in combination with #e8b523, 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 #e8b523 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 Deli Yellow. Thus Electric Violet and Java giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Deli Yellow contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Royal Blue, Malachite, and Cerise split by 90° on the color wheel. #e8b523 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. Deli Yellow tetradic combo consists of blue cyan complementary color (#2356e7) and two others. The Java is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Amaranth – 120° from the complementary Royal Blue. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #23e7b4 and #e72355.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #e8b523 is made of 52% red, 40% green and 8% blue. In a HSL mode Deli Yellow has a hue angle of 44.47°, a saturation of 81.07% and a lightness of 52.35%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #e8b523 is made of 0% cyan, 20% magenta, 77.25% yellow and 9.02% black ink.

HEX #e8b523
RGB Decimal rgb(232,181,35)
RGB Percentage 52%, 40%, 8%
CMYK 0, 20, 77.25, 9.02
HSL hsl(44.47,81.07%,52.35%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(44.47,84.91%,90.98%)
CIE-LAB lab(76.2683,6.2042,73.0635)
XYZ xyz(50.106,50.3249,8.6629)