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Gold Earth Color

HEX #DD9C6B / RGB (221, 156, 107)

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What is Gold Earth Color?

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Gold Earth is from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is included with the PMS number 15-1234 TCX. It is not part of the web color list and cannot be used in HTML and/or CSS code by name. The color can only be applied to a web page and digital creations with the hex code, RGB or HSL values.
Gold Earth color hex code is #DD9C6B and the RGB equivalent is (221, 156, 107). HSL, CMYK, RAL and other values are listed in the table. Please note that the RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximates.

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Gold Earth Color Codes

Hex Code#DD9C6B
RGB Values(221, 156, 107)
CMYK Values(0%, 29%, 52%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(26°, 52%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#226394 [Lapis Lazuli]
Pantone®15-1234 TCX
Closest RAL1002 [Sand yellow]
Complementary Color#6BACDD [Little Boy Blue]
Gold Earth Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Luma)#A6A6A6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CCCCCC

Gold Earth Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DD9C6B. Complementary color is 6BACDD

Complementary Palette

The complement of Gold Earth is Little Boy Blue with the hex code #6BACDD. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DD9C6B color is offered by #6BACDD. 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 (DD9C6B, DDD56B and DD6B73)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Gold Earth (#DD9C6B) are Straw (#DDD56B) and Light Carmine Pink (#DD6B73). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Gold Earth 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 (DD9C6B, 6BDDD5 and 6B73DD)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Gold Earth (#DD9C6B) are #6BDDD5 (Sky Blue (Crayola)) and #6B73DD (Violet-Blue (Crayola)). 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 (DD9C6B, 6BDD9C and 9C6BDD)

Triadic Palette

Gold Earth triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6BDD9C (Medium Aquamarine) and #9C6BDD (Dark Pastel Purple) along with #DD9C6B 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 (DD9C6B, 6BDD9C, 6BACDD and DD6BAC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Gold Earth has four colors - #6BDD9C (Medium Aquamarine), #6BACDD (Little Boy Blue) and #DD6BAC (China Pink) in addition to the base color (#DD9C6B). 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 (DD9C6B, 73DD6B, 6BACDD and D56BDD)

Square Palette

Gold Earth square color palette has #73DD6B (Pastel Green), #6BACDD (Little Boy Blue) and #D56BDD (Orchid). 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

Gold Earth Color Rainbow Palette

Our Gold Earth 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 Gold Earth Color


  • Transparent E4B089E4B089
  • Transparent E7BA97E7BA97
  • Transparent EBC4A6EBC4A6
  • Transparent EECEB5EECEB5
  • Transparent F1D7C4F1D7C4
  • Transparent F5E1D3F5E1D3
  • Transparent F8EBE1F8EBE1
  • Transparent FCF5F0FCF5F0


  • Transparent CA966FCA966F
  • Transparent C19471C19471
  • Transparent B89173B89173
  • Transparent AF8E76AF8E76
  • Transparent A58B78A58B78
  • Transparent 9C887A9C887A
  • Transparent 93867C93867C
  • Transparent 89837E89837E


  • Transparent B17D56B17D56
  • Transparent 9B6D4B9B6D4B
  • Transparent 855E40855E40
  • Transparent 6F4E366F4E36
  • Transparent 583E2B583E2B
  • Transparent 422F20422F20
  • Transparent 2C1F152C1F15
  • Transparent 16100B16100B

Gold Earth Color Patterns

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    Gold Earth Gingham Checks

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    Gold Earth Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Gold Earth Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Earth Honeycomb Pattern

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    Gold Earth Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Earth Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Earth Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Earth Plaid Pattern

Gold Earth Color Interior Ideas

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