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Gold Flake (Pantone) Color

HEX #BC9312 / RGB (188, 147, 18)

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What is Gold Flake (Pantone) Color?

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Gold Flake (Pantone) is a Pantone textile Cotton eXtended color with the PMS number 16-0748 TCX. It is not a web color and cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. However, it can be applied to web pages and digital works with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
Gold Flake (Pantone) color hex code is #BC9312 with RGB (188, 147, 18). Please note that the equivalent RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code and are only approximates.

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Gold Flake (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#BC9312
RGB Values(188, 147, 18)
CMYK Values(0%, 22%, 90%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(46°, 90%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9900
Inverse Color#436CED [Ultramarine Blue]
Pantone®16-0748 TCX
Closest RAL1005 [Honey yellow]
Complementary Color#123BBC [Persian Blue]
Gold Flake (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#767676
Weighted Average (Most Common)#919191
Weighted Average (Luma)#929292
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C1C1C1

Gold Flake (Pantone) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BC9312. Complementary color is 123BBC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Gold Flake (Pantone) is Persian Blue with the hex code #123BBC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BC9312 color is offered by #123BBC. 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 (BC9312, 90BC12 and BC3E12)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Gold Flake (Pantone) (#BC9312) are Dark Lemon Lime (#90BC12) and Rust (#BC3E12). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Gold Flake (Pantone) 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 (BC9312, 1290BC and 3E12BC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Gold Flake (Pantone) (#BC9312) are #1290BC (Blue-Green) and #3E12BC (Interdimensional 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 (BC9312, 12BC93 and 9312BC)

Triadic Palette

Gold Flake (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #12BC93 (Caribbean Green) and #9312BC (Purple (Munsell)) along with #BC9312 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 (BC9312, 12BC93, 123BBC and BC123B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Gold Flake (Pantone) has four colors - #12BC93 (Caribbean Green), #123BBC (Persian Blue) and #BC123B (Cardinal) in addition to the base color (#BC9312). 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 (BC9312, 12BC3E, 123BBC and BC1290)

Square Palette

Gold Flake (Pantone) square color palette has #12BC3E (Dark Pastel Green), #123BBC (Persian Blue) and #BC1290 (Medium Violet-Red). 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

Gold Flake (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Gold Flake (Pantone) 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 Gold Flake (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent C9A941C9A941
  • Transparent D0B359D0B359
  • Transparent D7BE71D7BE71
  • Transparent DEC989DEC989
  • Transparent E4D4A0E4D4A0
  • Transparent EBDFB8EBDFB8
  • Transparent F2E9D0F2E9D0
  • Transparent F8F4E7F8F4E7


  • Transparent B08F28B08F28
  • Transparent AA8D33AA8D33
  • Transparent A48B3EA48B3E
  • Transparent 9E8A499E8A49
  • Transparent 988854988854
  • Transparent 92865F92865F
  • Transparent 8C846A8C846A
  • Transparent 868275868275


  • Transparent 96760E96760E
  • Transparent 84670D84670D
  • Transparent 71580B71580B
  • Transparent 5E4A095E4A09
  • Transparent 4B3B074B3B07
  • Transparent 382C05382C05
  • Transparent 261D04261D04
  • Transparent 130F02130F02

Gold Flake (Pantone) Color Patterns

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    Gold Flake (Pantone) Gingham Checks

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    Gold Flake (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Gold Flake (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Gold Flake (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Gold Flake (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

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    Gold Flake (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Gold Flake (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

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    Gold Flake (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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