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Golden Acorn Color

HEX #C4A417 / RGB (196, 164, 23)

Golden acorn

What is Golden Acorn Color?

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Golden Acorn has the hex code #C4A417. The equivalent RGB values are (196, 164, 23), which means it is composed of 51% red, 43% green and 6% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:16 Y:88 K:23. In the HSV/HSB scale, Golden Acorn has a hue of 49°, 88% saturation and a brightness value of 77%.
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.

Golden Acorn 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 Golden Acorn 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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Golden Acorn Color Codes

Hex Code#C4A417
RGB Values(196, 164, 23)
CMYK Values(0%, 16%, 88%, 23%)
HSV/HSB Values(49°, 88%, 77%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9900
Inverse Color#3B5BE8 [Royal Blue]
Closest Pantone®7753 C
Closest RAL1012 [Lemon yellow]
Complementary Color#1737C4 [Persian Blue]
Golden Acorn Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#808080
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Luma)#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C9C9C9

Golden Acorn Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C4A417. Complementary color is 1737C4

Complementary Palette

The complement of Golden Acorn is Persian Blue with the hex code #1737C4. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C4A417 color is offered by #1737C4. 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 (C4A417, 8EC417 and C44E17)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Golden Acorn (#C4A417) are Dark Lemon Lime (#8EC417) and Sinopia (#C44E17). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Golden Acorn 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 (C4A417, 178EC4 and 4E17C4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Golden Acorn (#C4A417) are #178EC4 (Cyan Cornflower Blue) and #4E17C4 (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 (C4A417, 17C4A4 and A417C4)

Triadic Palette

Golden Acorn triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #17C4A4 (Light Sea Green) and #A417C4 (Purple (Munsell)) along with #C4A417 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 (C4A417, 17C4A4, 1737C4 and C41737)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Golden Acorn has four colors - #17C4A4 (Light Sea Green), #1737C4 (Persian Blue) and #C41737 (Cardinal) in addition to the base color (#C4A417). 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 (C4A417, 17C44D, 1737C4 and C4178E)

Square Palette

Golden Acorn square color palette has #17C44D (Malachite), #1737C4 (Persian Blue) and #C4178E (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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Golden Acorn Color Rainbow Palette

Our Golden Acorn 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 Golden Acorn Color


  • Transparent D0B645D0B645
  • Transparent D6BF5DD6BF5D
  • Transparent DCC874DCC874
  • Transparent E2D28BE2D28B
  • Transparent E7DBA2E7DBA2
  • Transparent EDE4B9EDE4B9
  • Transparent F3EDD1F3EDD1
  • Transparent F9F6E8F9F6E8


  • Transparent B69D2CB69D2C
  • Transparent B09937B09937
  • Transparent A99641A99641
  • Transparent A2924CA2924C
  • Transparent 9B8E569B8E56
  • Transparent 948B61948B61
  • Transparent 8E876B8E876B
  • Transparent 878476878476


  • Transparent 9D83129D8312
  • Transparent 897310897310
  • Transparent 76620E76620E
  • Transparent 62520C62520C
  • Transparent 4E42094E4209
  • Transparent 3B31073B3107
  • Transparent 272105272105
  • Transparent 141002141002

Golden Acorn Color Patterns

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    Golden Acorn Gingham Checks

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    Golden Acorn Polka Dots Pattern

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    Golden Acorn Honeycomb Pattern

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    Golden Acorn Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Acorn Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Acorn Trellis Pattern

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    Golden Acorn Plaid Pattern

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