Golden Poppy Color

HEX #FCC200 / RGB (252, 194, 0)

Yellow Poppy Flower

What is Golden Poppy Color?

Golden Poppy (Hex code: FCC200) Thumbnail

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.

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Golden Poppy Color Codes

Hex Code#FCC200
RGB Values(252, 194, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 23%, 100%, 1%)
HSV/HSB Values(46°, 100%, 99%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC00
Inverse Color#033DFF [Blue (RYB)]
Closest Pantone®7548 C
Closest RAL2007 [Luminous b't orange]
Complementary Color#003AFC [Blue (RYB)]
Golden Poppy Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#959595
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Luma)#C0C0C0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DADADA

Golden Poppy Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FCC200. Complementary color is 003AFC

Complementary Palette

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.

FCC200 003AFC
Analogous color palette with (FCC200, B8FC00 and FC4400)

Analogous Palette

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.

FCC200 B8FC00 FC4400
Split Complementary color palette with (FCC200, 00B8FC and 4400FC)

Split-Complementary Palette

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.

FCC200 00B8FC 4400FC
Triadic color palette with (FCC200, 00FCC2 and C200FC)

Triadic Palette

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.

FCC200 00FCC2 C200FC
Tetradic color palette with (FCC200, 00FCC2, 003AFC and FC003A)

Tetradic Palette

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.

FCC200 00FCC2 003AFC FC003A
Square color palette with (FCC200, 00FC44, 003AFC and FC00B8)

Square Palette

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.

FCC200 00FC44 003AFC FC00B8
Rainbow color

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.

FCC100 5FFC00 00FC79 00A7FC 3100FC FC00EF FC0017

Tints, Tones & Shades of Golden Poppy Color


  • Transparent FDCE33FDCE33
  • Transparent FDD44DFDD44D
  • Transparent FDDA66FDDA66
  • Transparent FEE180FEE180
  • Transparent FEE799FEE799
  • Transparent FEEDB3FEEDB3
  • Transparent FEF3CCFEF3CC
  • Transparent FFF9E6FFF9E6


  • Transparent E3B51AE3B51A
  • Transparent D7AE26D7AE26
  • Transparent CAA833CAA833
  • Transparent BEA140BEA140
  • Transparent B29A4DB29A4D
  • Transparent A5945AA5945A
  • Transparent 998D66998D66
  • Transparent 8C87738C8773


  • Transparent CA9B00CA9B00
  • Transparent B08800B08800
  • Transparent 977400977400
  • Transparent 7E61007E6100
  • Transparent 654E00654E00
  • Transparent 4C3A004C3A00
  • Transparent 322700322700
  • Transparent 191300191300

Golden Poppy Color Patterns

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  • Transparent

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  • Transparent

    Golden Poppy Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Poppy Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Poppy Plaid Pattern

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