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Brightest Gold Color

HEX #FFD971 / RGB (255, 217, 113)

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What is Brightest Gold Color?

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Brightest Gold has the hex code #FFD971. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 217, 113), which means it is composed of 44% red, 37% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:15 Y:56 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Brightest Gold has a hue of 44°, 56% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Brightest 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 its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Brightest Gold CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Brightest Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#FFD971
RGB Values(255, 217, 113)
CMYK Values(0%, 15%, 56%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 56%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#00268E [Imperial Blue]
Closest Pantone®1215 C
Closest RAL1017 [Saffron yellow]
Complementary Color#7197FF [Cornflower Blue]
Brightest Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C3C3C3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D9D9D9
Weighted Average (Luma)#DADADA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E6E6E6

Brightest Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFD971. Complementary color is 7197FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Brightest Gold is Cornflower Blue with the hex code #7197FF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFD971 color is offered by #7197FF. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (FFD971, DEFF71 and FF9271)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Brightest Gold (#FFD971) are Mindaro (#DEFF71) and Atomic Tangerine (#FF9271). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Brightest 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 (FFD971, 71DEFF and 9271FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Brightest Gold (#FFD971) are #71DEFF (Sky Blue (Crayola)) and #9271FF (Violets Are Blue). 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 (FFD971, 71FFD9 and D971FF)

Triadic Palette

Brightest Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #71FFD9 (Aquamarine) and #D971FF (Heliotrope) along with #FFD971 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (FFD971, 71FFD9, 7197FF and FF7197)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Brightest Gold has four colors - #71FFD9 (Aquamarine), #7197FF (Cornflower Blue) and #FF7197 (French Pink) in addition to the base color (#FFD971). 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.

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Square color palette with (FFD971, 71FF92, 7197FF and FF71DE)

Square Palette

Brightest Gold square color palette has #71FF92 (Very Light Malachite Green), #7197FF (Cornflower Blue) and #FF71DE (Rose 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.

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Brightest Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Brightest 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Brightest Gold Color


  • Transparent FFE18DFFE18D
  • Transparent FFE49CFFE49C
  • Transparent FFE8AAFFE8AA
  • Transparent FFECB8FFECB8
  • Transparent FFF0C6FFF0C6
  • Transparent FFF4D4FFF4D4
  • Transparent FFF7E3FFF7E3
  • Transparent FFFBF1FFFBF1


  • Transparent E6C774E6C774
  • Transparent D9BE76D9BE76
  • Transparent CCB577CCB577
  • Transparent C0AD79C0AD79
  • Transparent B3A47AB3A47A
  • Transparent A69B7CA69B7C
  • Transparent 99927D99927D
  • Transparent 8D897F8D897F


  • Transparent CCAE5ACCAE5A
  • Transparent B3984FB3984F
  • Transparent 998244998244
  • Transparent 806D39806D39
  • Transparent 66572D66572D
  • Transparent 4D41224D4122
  • Transparent 332B17332B17
  • Transparent 1A160B1A160B

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