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Gold Watch Color

HEX #F0C740 / RGB (240, 199, 64)

Gold pocket watch

What is Gold Watch Color?

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Gold Watch has the hex code #F0C740. The equivalent RGB values are (240, 199, 64), which means it is composed of 48% red, 40% green and 13% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:17 Y:73 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Gold Watch has a hue of 46°, 73% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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 Watch 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 Watch 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 Watch Color Codes

Hex Code#F0C740
RGB Values(240, 199, 64)
CMYK Values(0%, 17%, 73%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(46°, 73%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC33
Inverse Color#0F38BF [Persian Blue]
Closest Pantone®129 C
Closest RAL1018 [Zinc yellow]
Complementary Color#4069F0 [Ultramarine Blue]
Gold Watch Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Luma)#C6C6C6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DDDDDD

Gold Watch Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F0C740. Complementary color is 4069F0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Gold Watch is Ultramarine Blue with the hex code #4069F0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F0C740 color is offered by #4069F0. 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 (F0C740, C1F040 and F06F40)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Gold Watch (#F0C740) are Pear (#C1F040) and Chinese Orange (#F06F40). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Gold Watch 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 (F0C740, 40C1F0 and 6F40F0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Gold Watch (#F0C740) are #40C1F0 (Picton Blue) and #6F40F0 (Majorelle 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 (F0C740, 40F0C7 and C740F0)

Triadic Palette

Gold Watch triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #40F0C7 (Turquoise) and #C740F0 (Medium Orchid) along with #F0C740 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 (F0C740, 40F0C7, 4069F0 and F04069)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Gold Watch has four colors - #40F0C7 (Turquoise), #4069F0 (Ultramarine Blue) and #F04069 (Paradise Pink) in addition to the base color (#F0C740). 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.

F0C740 40F0C7 4069F0 F04069
Square color palette with (F0C740, 40F06F, 4069F0 and F040C1)

Square Palette

Gold Watch square color palette has #40F06F (UFO Green), #4069F0 (Ultramarine Blue) and #F040C1 (Razzle Dazzle Rose). 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.

F0C740 40F06F 4069F0 F040C1
Rainbow color

Gold Watch Color Rainbow Palette

Our Gold Watch 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 Watch Color


  • Transparent F3D266F3D266
  • Transparent F5D879F5D879
  • Transparent F6DD8CF6DD8C
  • Transparent F8E3A0F8E3A0
  • Transparent F9E9B3F9E9B3
  • Transparent FBEEC6FBEEC6
  • Transparent FCF4D9FCF4D9
  • Transparent FEF9ECFEF9EC


  • Transparent DAB94DDAB94D
  • Transparent CEB253CEB253
  • Transparent C3AB5AC3AB5A
  • Transparent B8A460B8A460
  • Transparent AD9C66AD9C66
  • Transparent A2956DA2956D
  • Transparent 968E73968E73
  • Transparent 8B877A8B877A


  • Transparent C09F33C09F33
  • Transparent A88B2DA88B2D
  • Transparent 907726907726
  • Transparent 786420786420
  • Transparent 60501A60501A
  • Transparent 483C13483C13
  • Transparent 30280D30280D
  • Transparent 181406181406

Gold Watch Color Patterns

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    Gold Watch Gingham Checks

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    Gold Watch Polka Dots Pattern

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    Gold Watch Honeycomb Pattern

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    Gold Watch Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Watch Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Watch Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gold Watch Plaid Pattern

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