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Golden Red Color

HEX #DC6C36 / RGB (220, 108, 54)

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What is Golden Red Color?

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Golden Red has the hex code #DC6C36. The equivalent RGB values are (220, 108, 54), which means it is composed of 58% red, 28% green and 14% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:51 Y:76 K:14. In the HSV/HSB scale, Golden Red has a hue of 20°, 75% saturation and a brightness value of 86%.
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 Red color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Golden Red can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Golden Red Color Codes

Hex Code#DC6C36
RGB Values(220, 108, 54)
CMYK Values(0%, 51%, 76%, 14%)
HSV/HSB Values(20°, 75%, 86%)
Closest Web Safe#CC6633
Inverse Color#2393C9 [Cyan Cornflower Blue]
Closest Pantone®7578 C
Closest RAL2008 [Bright red orange]
Complementary Color#36A6DC [Picton Blue]
Golden Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#888888
Weighted Average (Luma)#808080
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B6B6B6

Golden Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DC6C36. Complementary color is 36A6DC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Golden Red is Picton Blue with the hex code #36A6DC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DC6C36 color is offered by #36A6DC. 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 (DC6C36, DCBF36 and DC3653)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Golden Red (#DC6C36) are Meat Brown (#DCBF36) and Amaranth (#DC3653). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Golden Red 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 (DC6C36, 36DCBF and 3653DC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Golden Red (#DC6C36) are #36DCBF (Turquoise) and #3653DC (Royal 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 (DC6C36, 36DC6C and 6C36DC)

Triadic Palette

Golden Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #36DC6C (UFO Green) and #6C36DC (Majorelle Blue) along with #DC6C36 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 (DC6C36, 36DC6C, 36A6DC and DC36A6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Golden Red has four colors - #36DC6C (UFO Green), #36A6DC (Picton Blue) and #DC36A6 (Frostbite) in addition to the base color (#DC6C36). 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 (DC6C36, 53DC36, 36A6DC and BF36DC)

Square Palette

Golden Red square color palette has #53DC36 (Lime Green), #36A6DC (Picton Blue) and #BF36DC (Steel 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.

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Golden Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Golden Red 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 Red Color


  • Transparent E3895EE3895E
  • Transparent E79872E79872
  • Transparent EAA786EAA786
  • Transparent EEB69BEEB69B
  • Transparent F1C4AFF1C4AF
  • Transparent F5D3C3F5D3C3
  • Transparent F8E2D7F8E2D7
  • Transparent FCF0EBFCF0EB


  • Transparent CA7045CA7045
  • Transparent C0724CC0724C
  • Transparent B77454B77454
  • Transparent AE765BAE765B
  • Transparent A57862A57862
  • Transparent 9C7A6A9C7A6A
  • Transparent 927C71927C71
  • Transparent 897E79897E79


  • Transparent B0562BB0562B
  • Transparent 9A4C269A4C26
  • Transparent 844120844120
  • Transparent 6E361B6E361B
  • Transparent 582B16582B16
  • Transparent 422010422010
  • Transparent 2C160B2C160B
  • Transparent 160B05160B05

Golden Red Color Patterns

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    Golden Red Gingham Checks

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  • Transparent

    Golden Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Red Plaid Pattern

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