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Delicate Gold Color

HEX #FAE7B2 / RGB (250, 231, 178)

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What is Delicate Gold Color?

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Delicate Gold has the hex code #FAE7B2. The equivalent RGB values are (250, 231, 178), which means it is composed of 38% red, 35% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:29 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Delicate Gold has a hue of 44°, 29% 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.

Delicate 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 Delicate 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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Delicate Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#FAE7B2
RGB Values(250, 231, 178)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 29%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 29%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFF99
Inverse Color#05184D [Oxford Blue]
Closest Pantone®7499 C
Closest RAL1015 [Light ivory]
Complementary Color#B2C5FA [Pale Cornflower Blue]
Delicate Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#DCDCDC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E7E7E7
Weighted Average (Luma)#E7E7E7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ECECEC

Delicate Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FAE7B2. Complementary color is B2C5FA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Delicate Gold is Pale Cornflower Blue with the hex code #B2C5FA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FAE7B2 color is offered by #B2C5FA. 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 (FAE7B2, E9FAB2 and FAC3B2)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Delicate Gold (#FAE7B2) are Pale Spring Bud (#E9FAB2) and Melon (#FAC3B2). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Delicate 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (FAE7B2, B2E9FA and C3B2FA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Delicate Gold (#FAE7B2) are #B2E9FA (Diamond) and #C3B2FA (Vodka). 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.

Triadic color palette with (FAE7B2, B2FAE7 and E7B2FA)

Triadic Palette

Delicate Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B2FAE7 (Pale Blue) and #E7B2FA (Mauve) along with #FAE7B2 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 (FAE7B2, B2FAE7, B2C5FA and FAB2C5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Delicate Gold has four colors - #B2FAE7 (Pale Blue), #B2C5FA (Pale Cornflower Blue) and #FAB2C5 (Cherry Blossom Pink) in addition to the base color (#FAE7B2). 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 (FAE7B2, B2FAC3, B2C5FA and FAB2E9)

Square Palette

Delicate Gold square color palette has #B2FAC3 (Magic Mint), #B2C5FA (Pale Cornflower Blue) and #FAB2E9 (Light Hot 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.

Rainbow color

Delicate Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Delicate 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 Delicate Gold Color


  • Transparent FBECC1FBECC1
  • Transparent FCEEC9FCEEC9
  • Transparent FCF1D1FCF1D1
  • Transparent FDF3D9FDF3D9
  • Transparent FDF5E0FDF5E0
  • Transparent FEF8E8FEF8E8
  • Transparent FEFAF0FEFAF0
  • Transparent FFFDF7FFFDF7


  • Transparent E2D2A8E2D2A8
  • Transparent D5C8A3D5C8A3
  • Transparent C9BE9EC9BE9E
  • Transparent BDB499BDB499
  • Transparent B1A994B1A994
  • Transparent A59F8FA59F8F
  • Transparent 98958A98958A
  • Transparent 8C8A858C8A85


  • Transparent C8B98EC8B98E
  • Transparent AFA27DAFA27D
  • Transparent 968B6B968B6B
  • Transparent 7D74597D7459
  • Transparent 645C47645C47
  • Transparent 4B45354B4535
  • Transparent 322E24322E24
  • Transparent 191712191712

Delicate Gold Color Patterns

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    Delicate Gold Gingham Checks

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    Delicate Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Delicate Gold Polka Dots Pattern

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    Delicate Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Delicate Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Delicate Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Delicate Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Delicate Gold Plaid Pattern

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