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Burnished Gold Color

HEX #AA9855 / RGB (170, 152, 85)

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What is Burnished Gold Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 16-0737 TCX, Burnished Gold color hex code is #AA9855 with RGB equivalent (170, 152, 85). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Burnished Gold can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Burnished Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#AA9855
RGB Values(170, 152, 85)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 50%, 33%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 50%, 67%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#5567AA [Blue Yonder]
Pantone®16-0737 TCX
Closest RAL1024 [Ochre yellow]
Complementary Color#5567AA [Blue Yonder]
Burnished Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#969696
Weighted Average (Luma)#979797
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C4C4C4

Burnished Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of AA9855. Complementary color is 5567AA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Burnished Gold is Blue Yonder with the hex code #5567AA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #AA9855 color is offered by #5567AA. 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 (AA9855, 92AA55 and AA6E55)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Burnished Gold (#AA9855) are Moss Green (#92AA55) and Brown Sugar (#AA6E55). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Burnished 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 (AA9855, 5592AA and 6E55AA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Burnished Gold (#AA9855) are #5592AA (Rackley) and #6E55AA (Royal 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.

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Triadic color palette with (AA9855, 55AA98 and 9855AA)

Triadic Palette

Burnished Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #55AA98 (Polished Pine) and #9855AA (Purpureus) along with #AA9855 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 (AA9855, 55AA98, 5567AA and AA5567)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Burnished Gold has four colors - #55AA98 (Polished Pine), #5567AA (Blue Yonder) and #AA5567 (Deep Puce) in addition to the base color (#AA9855). 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 (AA9855, 55AA6E, 5567AA and AA5592)

Square Palette

Burnished Gold square color palette has #55AA6E (Forest Green (Crayola)), #5567AA (Blue Yonder) and #AA5592 (Rose Quartz 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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Rainbow color

Burnished Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Burnished 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 Burnished Gold Color


  • Transparent BBAD77BBAD77
  • Transparent C4B788C4B788
  • Transparent CCC199CCC199
  • Transparent D5CCAAD5CCAA
  • Transparent DDD6BBDDD6BB
  • Transparent E6E0CCE6E0CC
  • Transparent EEEADDEEEADD
  • Transparent F7F5EEF7F5EE


  • Transparent A2935EA2935E
  • Transparent 9D91629D9162
  • Transparent 998E66998E66
  • Transparent 958C6B958C6B
  • Transparent 918A6F918A6F
  • Transparent 8D87738D8773
  • Transparent 888577888577
  • Transparent 84827C84827C


  • Transparent 887A44887A44
  • Transparent 776A3C776A3C
  • Transparent 665B33665B33
  • Transparent 554C2B554C2B
  • Transparent 443D22443D22
  • Transparent 332E1A332E1A
  • Transparent 221E11221E11
  • Transparent 110F09110F09

Burnished Gold Color Patterns

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    Burnished Gold Gingham Checks

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    Burnished Gold Honeycomb Pattern

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    Burnished Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Burnished Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Burnished Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Burnished Gold Plaid Pattern

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