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Ancient Gold Color

HEX #AE8F1F / RGB (174, 143, 31)

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What is Ancient Gold Color?

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Ancient Gold has the hex code #AE8F1F. The equivalent RGB values are (174, 143, 31), which means it is composed of 50% red, 41% green and 9% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:18 Y:82 K:32. In the HSV/HSB scale, Ancient Gold has a hue of 47°, 82% saturation and a brightness value of 68%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Ancient Gold color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Ancient Gold can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Ancient Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#AE8F1F
RGB Values(174, 143, 31)
CMYK Values(0%, 18%, 82%, 32%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 82%, 68%)
Closest Web Safe#999933
Inverse Color#5170E0 [Royal Blue]
Closest Pantone®7556 C
Closest RAL1027 [Curry]
Complementary Color#1F3EAE [Denim Blue]
Ancient Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#747474
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Luma)#8E8E8E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BEBEBE

Ancient Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of AE8F1F. Complementary color is 1F3EAE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Ancient Gold is Denim Blue with the hex code #1F3EAE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #AE8F1F color is offered by #1F3EAE. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (AE8F1F, 86AE1F and AE481F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Ancient Gold (#AE8F1F) are Dark Lemon Lime (#86AE1F) and Metallic Brown (#AE481F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Ancient Gold with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (AE8F1F, 1F86AE and 481FAE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Ancient Gold (#AE8F1F) are #1F86AE (Cyan Cornflower Blue) and #481FAE (Blue (Pigment)). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (AE8F1F, 1FAE8F and 8F1FAE)

Triadic Palette

Ancient Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #1FAE8F (Jungle Green) and #8F1FAE (Violet (RYB)) along with #AE8F1F create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (AE8F1F, 1FAE8F, 1F3EAE and AE1F3E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Ancient Gold has four colors - #1FAE8F (Jungle Green), #1F3EAE (Denim Blue) and #AE1F3E (Deep Carmine) in addition to the base color (#AE8F1F). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (AE8F1F, 1FAE48, 1F3EAE and AE1F86)

Square Palette

Ancient Gold square color palette has #1FAE48 (American Green), #1F3EAE (Denim Blue) and #AE1F86 (Fandango). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Ancient Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Ancient Gold rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Ancient Gold Color


  • Transparent BEA54CBEA54C
  • Transparent C6B162C6B162
  • Transparent CEBC79CEBC79
  • Transparent D7C78FD7C78F
  • Transparent DFD2A5DFD2A5
  • Transparent E7DDBCE7DDBC
  • Transparent EFE9D2EFE9D2
  • Transparent F7F4E9F7F4E9


  • Transparent A58C32A58C32
  • Transparent A08B3CA08B3C
  • Transparent 9C89469C8946
  • Transparent 978850978850
  • Transparent 928659928659
  • Transparent 8E85638E8563
  • Transparent 89836D89836D
  • Transparent 858276858276


  • Transparent 8B72198B7219
  • Transparent 7A64167A6416
  • Transparent 685613685613
  • Transparent 574810574810
  • Transparent 46390C46390C
  • Transparent 342B09342B09
  • Transparent 231D06231D06
  • Transparent 110E03110E03

Ancient Gold Color Patterns

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    Ancient Gold Gingham Checks

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    Ancient Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Ancient Gold Polka Dots Pattern

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    Ancient Gold Honeycomb Pattern

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    Ancient Gold Leaves Pattern

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    Ancient Gold Houndstooth Pattern

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    Ancient Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ancient Gold Plaid Pattern

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