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Golden Steel Color

HEX #A79554 / RGB (167, 149, 84)

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What is Golden Steel Color?

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Golden Steel has the hex code #A79554. The equivalent RGB values are (167, 149, 84), which means it is composed of 42% red, 37% green and 21% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:11 Y:50 K:35. In the HSV/HSB scale, Golden Steel has a hue of 47°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 65%.
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 Steel 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 steel 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 Steel Color Codes

Hex Code#A79554
RGB Values(167, 149, 84)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 50%, 35%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 50%, 65%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#586AAB [Blue Yonder]
Closest Pantone®5835 C
Closest RAL1024 [Ochre yellow]
Complementary Color#5466A7 [Liberty]
Golden Steel Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#858585
Weighted Average (Most Common)#939393
Weighted Average (Luma)#949494
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C2C2C2

Golden Steel Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A79554. Complementary color is 5466A7

Complementary Palette

The complement of Golden Steel is Liberty with the hex code #5466A7. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A79554 color is offered by #5466A7. 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 (A79554, 90A754 and A76C54)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Golden Steel (#A79554) are Moss Green (#90A754) and Brown Sugar (#A76C54). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Golden Steel 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 (A79554, 5490A7 and 6C54A7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Golden Steel (#A79554) are #5490A7 (Rackley) and #6C54A7 (Royal Purple). 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 (A79554, 54A795 and 9554A7)

Triadic Palette

Golden Steel triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #54A795 (Polished Pine) and #9554A7 (Purpureus) along with #A79554 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 (A79554, 54A795, 5466A7 and A75466)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Golden Steel has four colors - #54A795 (Polished Pine), #5466A7 (Liberty) and #A75466 (Deep Puce) in addition to the base color (#A79554). 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 (A79554, 54A76C, 5466A7 and A75490)

Square Palette

Golden Steel square color palette has #54A76C (Forest Green (Crayola)), #5466A7 (Liberty) and #A75490 (Rose Quartz 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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Rainbow color

Golden Steel Color Rainbow Palette

Our Golden Steel 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 Steel Color


  • Transparent B9AA76B9AA76
  • Transparent C1B587C1B587
  • Transparent CABF98CABF98
  • Transparent D3CAAAD3CAAA
  • Transparent DCD5BBDCD5BB
  • Transparent E5DFCCE5DFCC
  • Transparent EDEADDEDEADD
  • Transparent F6F4EEF6F4EE


  • Transparent 9F915D9F915D
  • Transparent 9B8F619B8F61
  • Transparent 978D66978D66
  • Transparent 948B6A948B6A
  • Transparent 90886E90886E
  • Transparent 8C86738C8673
  • Transparent 888477888477
  • Transparent 84827C84827C


  • Transparent 867743867743
  • Transparent 75683B75683B
  • Transparent 645932645932
  • Transparent 544B2A544B2A
  • Transparent 433C22433C22
  • Transparent 322D19322D19
  • Transparent 211E11211E11
  • Transparent 110F08110F08

Golden Steel Color Patterns

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    Golden Steel Gingham Checks

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    Golden Steel Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Golden Steel Polka Dots Pattern

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    Golden Steel Honeycomb Pattern

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    Golden Steel Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Steel Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Steel Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Steel Plaid Pattern

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