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Australian Gold Color

HEX #F9CB0F / RGB (249, 203, 15)

What is Australian Gold Color?

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Australian Gold has the hex code #F9CB0F. The equivalent RGB values are (249, 203, 15), which means it is composed of 53% red, 43% green and 3% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:18 Y:94 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Australian Gold has a hue of 48°, 94% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
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.

Australian Gold is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Australian Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#F9CB0F
RGB Values(249, 203, 15)
CMYK Values(0%, 18%, 94%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(48°, 94%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC00
Inverse Color#0634F0 [Blue (RYB)]
Closest Pantone®116 C
Closest RAL2007 [Luminous b't orange]
Complementary Color#0F3DF9 [Blue (RYB)]
Australian Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9C9C9C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Luma)#C7C7C7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DDDDDD

Australian Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F9CB0F. Complementary color is 0F3DF9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Australian Gold is Blue (RYB) with the hex code #0F3DF9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9CB0F color is offered by #0F3DF9. 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 (F9CB0F, B2F90F and F9560F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Australian Gold (#F9CB0F) are Spring Bud (#B2F90F) and Orioles Orange (#F9560F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Australian 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.

F9CB0F B2F90F F9560F
Split Complementary color palette with (F9CB0F, 0FB2F9 and 560FF9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Australian Gold (#F9CB0F) are #0FB2F9 (Spiro Disco Ball) and #560FF9 (Han Purple). 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.

F9CB0F 0FB2F9 560FF9
Triadic color palette with (F9CB0F, 0FF9CB and CB0FF9)

Triadic Palette

Australian Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0FF9CB (Sea Green (Crayola)) and #CB0FF9 (Vivid Orchid) along with #F9CB0F 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 (F9CB0F, 0FF9CB, 0F3DF9 and F90F3D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Australian Gold has four colors - #0FF9CB (Sea Green (Crayola)), #0F3DF9 (Blue (RYB)) and #F90F3D (Scarlet) in addition to the base color (#F9CB0F). 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 (F9CB0F, 0FF956, 0F3DF9 and F90FB2)

Square Palette

Australian Gold square color palette has #0FF956 (Malachite), #0F3DF9 (Blue (RYB)) and #F90FB2 (Shocking Pink). 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.

F9CB0F 0FF956 0F3DF9 F90FB2
Rainbow color

Australian Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Australian 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.

F9CA0F 5FF90F 0FF987 0FA2F9 440FF9 F90FE5 F90F1C

Tints, Tones & Shades of Australian Gold Color


  • Transparent FAD53FFAD53F
  • Transparent FBDB57FBDB57
  • Transparent FBE06FFBE06F
  • Transparent FCE587FCE587
  • Transparent FDEA9FFDEA9F
  • Transparent FDEFB7FDEFB7
  • Transparent FEF5CFFEF5CF
  • Transparent FEFAE7FEFAE7


  • Transparent E1BC26E1BC26
  • Transparent D5B531D5B531
  • Transparent C9AD3CC9AD3C
  • Transparent BDA648BDA648
  • Transparent B09E53B09E53
  • Transparent A4975EA4975E
  • Transparent 988F69988F69
  • Transparent 8C88758C8875


  • Transparent C7A20CC7A20C
  • Transparent AE8E0BAE8E0B
  • Transparent 957A09957A09
  • Transparent 7D66087D6608
  • Transparent 645106645106
  • Transparent 4B3D054B3D05
  • Transparent 322903322903
  • Transparent 191402191402

Australian Gold Color Patterns

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    Australian Gold Gingham Checks

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    Australian Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Australian Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Australian Gold Honeycomb Pattern

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    Australian Gold Leaves Pattern

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    Australian Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Australian Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Australian Gold Plaid Pattern

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