Color Name: Gamboge
Hex Color Code: #E49B0F
RGB Color Code: RGB(228, 155, 15)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 32.0%, 93.4%, 10.6%




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Gamboge is a partially transparent deep saffron to mustard yellow pigment. Gamboge is often extracted by tapping the latex gamboge tree (Clusiaceae family trees).


What color is Gamboge?

Gamboge color belongs to the Orange color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Gamboge is #E49B0F, and the RGB color code is RGB(228, 155, 15).

In the RGB color model, Gamboge has a red value of 228, a green value of 155, and a blue value of 15. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 32.0% magenta, 93.4% yellow, and 10.6% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 39.4° (degrees), 87.7 % saturation, and 47.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Gamboge has a hue of 39.4° (degrees), 93.4 % saturation and 89.4 % brightness/value.

Gamboge is cool or warm?

Gamboge is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Gamboge color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(228, 155, 15)

Red 228 (89.4%)
Green 155 (60.8%)
Blue 15 (5.9%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 39.44°
Saturation 87.65 %.
Lightness 47.65 %.
HWB H: 39.44°
W: 5.88 %
B: 10.59 %
LRV ~ 40 %
Munsell Color System 9.8YR 6.8/11.5
XYZ X : 43.8
Y : 39.97
Z : 5.86
YXY Y1 : 39.97
X : 0.49
Y2 : 0.45
CMY C : 10.59%
M : 39.22%
Y : 94.12%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 32.02%
Yellow 93.42%
Key 10.59%

HSV/HSB

Hue 39.44°
Saturation 93.42 %.
Brightness / Value 89.41 %.
CIE-Lab L : 69.45
A : 17.9
B : 71.82
CIE-Lch L : 69.45
C : 74.02
H : 76.01
CIE-Luv L : 69.45
U : 60.72
V : 68.57
Hunter-Lab L : 63.22
A : 13.03
B : 38.76








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Gamboge


Here are the colors similar to Gamboge . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


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ΔE - 3.63 (96.4% similar)
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ΔE - 3.75 (96.2% similar)




Paint similar to Gamboge


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Gamboge . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


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ΔE - 4.60 (95.4% similar)

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ΔE - 4.72 (95.3% similar)
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Color Combinations


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Gamboge e49b0f Monochromatic Color Palette
Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Gamboge e49b0f Analogous Color Palette
Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Gamboge e49b0f triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Gamboge e49b0f tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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