Trumpet Gold Color


Trumpet Gold 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 #164bec
Complementary Color #1247e9
Color Shade: warm yellow (45.14° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 49.41% (better contrasting with white)
Trumpet Gold Color Sample
Trumpet Gold Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #e9b413

If you're looking for a similar warm yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Trumpet Gold Color. The Ocher color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a orange bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Clarified Butter (#e69c23) for more calm effect. Try Pizza as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#1247e9 is the best complementary color to Trumpet Gold. 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 #e9b413 complementary color is Denim, 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 Gold Tips are #e94912 and #b3e912. Thus found on the left and right of #e9b413 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Pomegranate and Inch Worm colors as they work well with Trumpet Gold.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Trumpet Gold palette consists of #4912e9 and #12b2e9 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#1247e9). Try Electric Violet and Cerulean colors in combination with #e9b413, 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 #e9b413 offers a combination of violet and warm cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Trumpet Gold. Thus Electric Violet and Bright Turquoise giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Trumpet Gold contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Denim, Malachite, and Shocking Pink split by 90° on the color wheel. #e9b413 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. Trumpet Gold tetradic combo consists of cool blue complementary color (#1247e9) and two others. The Bright Turquoise is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Crimson – 120° from the complementary Denim. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #12e9b4 and #e91247.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #e9b413 is made of 54% red, 42% green and 4% blue. In a HSL mode Trumpet Gold has a hue angle of 45.14°, a saturation of 84.92% and a lightness of 49.41%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #e9b413 is made of 0% cyan, 20.78% magenta, 83.92% yellow and 8.63% black ink.

HEX #e9b413
RGB Decimal rgb(233,180,19)
RGB Percentage 54%, 42%, 4%
CMYK 0, 20.78, 83.92, 8.63
HSL hsl(45.14,84.92%,49.41%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(45.14,91.85%,91.37%)
CIE-LAB lab(76.0773,6.8581,76.2914)
XYZ xyz(50.0431,50.0132,7.632)