Golden Poppy has the hex code #FCC200. The equivalent RGB values are (252, 194, 0), which means it is composed of
57% red, 43% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:23 Y:100 K:1. In the HSV/HSB scale, Golden Poppy has a hue of 46°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 99%. 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 poppy is a brilliant and saturated yellow color representative of the poppy flowers of California which is known as the Golden State. The color displayed on this page comes from Maerz and Paul's A Dictionary of Color. It can be applied to web pages with HTML and/or CSS via its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB codes.
The complement of Golden Poppy is Blue (RYB) with the hex code #003AFC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FCC200 color is offered by #003AFC. 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.
The analogous colors of Golden Poppy (#FCC200) are Bitter Lime (#B8FC00) and Red-Orange (X11) (#FC4400). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Golden Poppy 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Golden Poppy (#FCC200) are #00B8FC (Blue Bolt) and #4400FC (Electric Ultramarine). 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.
Golden Poppy triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00FCC2 (Sea Green (Crayola)) and #C200FC (Electric Purple) along with #FCC200 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Golden Poppy has four colors - #00FCC2 (Sea Green (Crayola)), #003AFC (Blue (RYB)) and #FC003A (Carmine Red) in addition to the base color (#FCC200). 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.
Golden Poppy square color palette has #00FC44 (Malachite), #003AFC (Blue (RYB)) and #FC00B8 (Shocking 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.
Golden Poppy Color Rainbow Palette
Our Golden Poppy 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.