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Gold Lustre Color

HEX #C9B25F / RGB (201, 178, 95)

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What is Gold Lustre Color?

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Gold Lustre has the hex code #C9B25F. The equivalent RGB values are (201, 178, 95), which means it is composed of 42% red, 38% green and 20% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:11 Y:53 K:21. In the HSV/HSB scale, Gold Lustre has a hue of 47°, 53% saturation and a brightness value of 79%.
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 Lustre 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 gold lustre 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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Gold Lustre Color Codes

Hex Code#C9B25F
RGB Values(201, 178, 95)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 53%, 21%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 53%, 79%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#364DA0 [Chinese Blue]
Closest Pantone®617 C
Closest RAL1002 [Sand yellow]
Complementary Color#5F76C9 [Glaucous]
Gold Lustre Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B0B0B0
Weighted Average (Luma)#B1B1B1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D2D2D2

Gold Lustre Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C9B25F. Complementary color is 5F76C9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Gold Lustre is Glaucous with the hex code #5F76C9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C9B25F color is offered by #5F76C9. 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 (C9B25F, ABC95F and C97D5F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Gold Lustre (#C9B25F) are Middle Green Yellow (#ABC95F) and Deer (#C97D5F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Gold Lustre 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 (C9B25F, 5FABC9 and 7D5FC9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Gold Lustre (#C9B25F) are #5FABC9 (Carolina Blue) and #7D5FC9 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (C9B25F, 5FC9B2 and B25FC9)

Triadic Palette

Gold Lustre triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5FC9B2 (Medium Aquamarine) and #B25FC9 (Rich Lilac) along with #C9B25F 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 (C9B25F, 5FC9B2, 5F76C9 and C95F76)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Gold Lustre has four colors - #5FC9B2 (Medium Aquamarine), #5F76C9 (Glaucous) and #C95F76 (Cinnamon Satin) in addition to the base color (#C9B25F). 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 (C9B25F, 5FC97D, 5F76C9 and C95FAB)

Square Palette

Gold Lustre square color palette has #5FC97D (Emerald), #5F76C9 (Glaucous) and #C95FAB (Super 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 Lustre Color Rainbow Palette

Our Gold Lustre 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 Lustre Color


  • Transparent D4C17FD4C17F
  • Transparent D9C98FD9C98F
  • Transparent DFD19FDFD19F
  • Transparent E4D9AFE4D9AF
  • Transparent E9E0BFE9E0BF
  • Transparent EFE8CFEFE8CF
  • Transparent F4F0DFF4F0DF
  • Transparent FAF7EFFAF7EF


  • Transparent BAA866BAA866
  • Transparent B3A369B3A369
  • Transparent AC9E6CAC9E6C
  • Transparent A59970A59970
  • Transparent 9D94739D9473
  • Transparent 968F76968F76
  • Transparent 8F8A798F8A79
  • Transparent 87857D87857D


  • Transparent A18E4CA18E4C
  • Transparent 8D7D438D7D43
  • Transparent 796B39796B39
  • Transparent 655930655930
  • Transparent 504726504726
  • Transparent 3C351D3C351D
  • Transparent 282413282413
  • Transparent 14120A14120A

Gold Lustre Color Patterns

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    Gold Lustre Gingham Checks

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    Gold Lustre Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Lustre Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Lustre Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Lustre Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Lustre Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Lustre Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Lustre Plaid Pattern

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