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Gold Shimmer Color

HEX #E5C366 / RGB (229, 195, 102)

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What is Gold Shimmer Color?

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Gold Shimmer has the hex code #E5C366. The equivalent RGB values are (229, 195, 102), which means it is composed of 44% red, 37% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:15 Y:56 K:10. In the HSV/HSB scale, Gold Shimmer has a hue of 44°, 55% 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 Shimmer 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Gold Shimmer Color Codes

Hex Code#E5C366
RGB Values(229, 195, 102)
CMYK Values(0%, 15%, 56%, 10%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 55%, 90%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC66
Inverse Color#1A3C99 [Egyptian Blue]
Closest Pantone®459 C
Closest RAL1017 [Saffron yellow]
Complementary Color#6688E5 [United Nations Blue]
Gold Shimmer Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#AFAFAF
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C3C3C3
Weighted Average (Luma)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DBDBDB

Gold Shimmer Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E5C366. Complementary color is 6688E5

Complementary Palette

The complement of Gold Shimmer is United Nations Blue with the hex code #6688E5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E5C366 color is offered by #6688E5. 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 (E5C366, C8E566 and E58466)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Gold Shimmer (#E5C366) are Chinese Green (#C8E566) and Copper (Crayola) (#E58466). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Gold Shimmer 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 (E5C366, 66C8E5 and 8466E5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Gold Shimmer (#E5C366) are #66C8E5 (Sky Blue (Crayola)) and #8466E5 (Medium Slate 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 (E5C366, 66E5C3 and C366E5)

Triadic Palette

Gold Shimmer triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #66E5C3 (Medium Aquamarine) and #C366E5 (Rich Lilac) along with #E5C366 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 (E5C366, 66E5C3, 6688E5 and E56688)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Gold Shimmer has four colors - #66E5C3 (Medium Aquamarine), #6688E5 (United Nations Blue) and #E56688 (Blush) in addition to the base color (#E5C366). 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 (E5C366, 66E584, 6688E5 and E566C8)

Square Palette

Gold Shimmer square color palette has #66E584 (Very Light Malachite Green), #6688E5 (United Nations Blue) and #E566C8 (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.

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Rainbow color

Gold Shimmer Color Rainbow Palette

Our Gold Shimmer 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 Shimmer Color


  • Transparent EACF85EACF85
  • Transparent EDD594EDD594
  • Transparent EFDBA3EFDBA3
  • Transparent F2E1B3F2E1B3
  • Transparent F5E7C2F5E7C2
  • Transparent F7EDD1F7EDD1
  • Transparent FAF3E0FAF3E0
  • Transparent FCF9F0FCF9F0


  • Transparent D1B66BD1B66B
  • Transparent C7AF6EC7AF6E
  • Transparent BDA870BDA870
  • Transparent B3A273B3A273
  • Transparent A89B76A89B76
  • Transparent 9E94789E9478
  • Transparent 948D7B948D7B
  • Transparent 8A877D8A877D


  • Transparent B79C52B79C52
  • Transparent A08947A08947
  • Transparent 89753D89753D
  • Transparent 736233736233
  • Transparent 5C4E295C4E29
  • Transparent 453B1F453B1F
  • Transparent 2E27142E2714
  • Transparent 17140A17140A

Gold Shimmer Color Patterns

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    Gold Shimmer Gingham Checks

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    Gold Shimmer Honeycomb Pattern

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    Gold Shimmer Leaves Pattern

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    Gold Shimmer Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Shimmer Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Shimmer Plaid Pattern

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