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Gold Flake Color

HEX #E5CF72 / RGB (229, 207, 114)

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What is Gold Flake Color?

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Gold Flake has the hex code #E5CF72. The equivalent RGB values are (229, 207, 114), which means it is composed of 42% red, 38% green and 21% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:10 Y:50 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Gold Flake has a hue of 49°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 90%.
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.

Gold Flake color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Gold Flake can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Gold Flake Color Codes

Hex Code#E5CF72
RGB Values(229, 207, 114)
CMYK Values(0%, 10%, 50%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(49°, 50%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC66
Inverse Color#1A308D [Cosmic Cobalt]
Closest Pantone®460 C
Closest RAL1000 [Green beige]
Complementary Color#7288E5 [Cornflower Blue]
Gold Flake Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#CBCBCB
Weighted Average (Luma)#CDCDCD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E0E0E0

Gold Flake Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E5CF72. Complementary color is 7288E5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Gold Flake is Cornflower Blue with the hex code #7288E5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E5CF72 color is offered by #7288E5. 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 (E5CF72, C2E572 and E59672)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Gold Flake (#E5CF72) are Yellow-Green (Crayola) (#C2E572) and Middle Red (#E59672). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Gold Flake 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 (E5CF72, 72C2E5 and 9672E5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Gold Flake (#E5CF72) are #72C2E5 (Aero) and #9672E5 (Medium 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 (E5CF72, 72E5CF and CF72E5)

Triadic Palette

Gold Flake triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #72E5CF (Aquamarine) and #CF72E5 (Deep Mauve) along with #E5CF72 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 (E5CF72, 72E5CF, 7288E5 and E57288)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Gold Flake has four colors - #72E5CF (Aquamarine), #7288E5 (Cornflower Blue) and #E57288 (Candy Pink) in addition to the base color (#E5CF72). 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 (E5CF72, 72E596, 7288E5 and E572C2)

Square Palette

Gold Flake square color palette has #72E596 (Very Light Malachite Green), #7288E5 (Cornflower Blue) and #E572C2 (Persian 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

Gold Flake Color Rainbow Palette

Our Gold Flake 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 Color


  • Transparent EAD98EEAD98E
  • Transparent EDDD9CEDDD9C
  • Transparent EFE2AAEFE2AA
  • Transparent F2E7B9F2E7B9
  • Transparent F5ECC7F5ECC7
  • Transparent F7F1D5F7F1D5
  • Transparent FAF5E3FAF5E3
  • Transparent FCFAF1FCFAF1


  • Transparent D1BF75D1BF75
  • Transparent C7B776C7B776
  • Transparent BDAF78BDAF78
  • Transparent B3A879B3A879
  • Transparent A8A07AA8A07A
  • Transparent 9E987C9E987C
  • Transparent 94907D94907D
  • Transparent 8A887F8A887F


  • Transparent B7A65BB7A65B
  • Transparent A09150A09150
  • Transparent 897C44897C44
  • Transparent 736839736839
  • Transparent 5C532E5C532E
  • Transparent 453E22453E22
  • Transparent 2E29172E2917
  • Transparent 17150B17150B

Gold Flake Color Patterns

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    Gold Flake Gingham Checks

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    Gold Flake Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Gold Flake Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Flake Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Flake Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Flake Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Flake Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Flake Plaid Pattern

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