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Golden Color

HEX #C09711 / RGB (192, 151, 17)

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What is Golden Color?

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Golden has the hex code #C09711. The equivalent RGB values are (192, 151, 17), which means it is composed of 53% red, 42% green and 5% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:21 Y:91 K:25. In the HSV/HSB scale, Golden has a hue of 46°, 91% saturation and a brightness value of 75%.
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 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Golden Color Codes

Hex Code#C09711
RGB Values(192, 151, 17)
CMYK Values(0%, 21%, 91%, 25%)
HSV/HSB Values(46°, 91%, 75%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9900
Inverse Color#3F68EE [Ultramarine Blue]
Closest Pantone®1245 C
Closest RAL1005 [Honey yellow]
Complementary Color#113AC0 [Persian Blue]
Golden Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#787878
Weighted Average (Most Common)#959595
Weighted Average (Luma)#969696
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C3C3C3

Golden Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C09711. Complementary color is 113AC0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Golden is Persian Blue with the hex code #113AC0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C09711 color is offered by #113AC0. 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.

C09711 113AC0
Analogous color palette with (C09711, 92C011 and C04011)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Golden (#C09711) are Dark Lemon Lime (#92C011) and Rust (#C04011). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Golden 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.

C09711 92C011 C04011
Split Complementary color palette with (C09711, 1192C0 and 4011C0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Golden (#C09711) are #1192C0 (Blue-Green) and #4011C0 (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.

C09711 1192C0 4011C0
Triadic color palette with (C09711, 11C097 and 9711C0)

Triadic Palette

Golden triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #11C097 (Caribbean Green) and #9711C0 (Purple (Munsell)) along with #C09711 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 (C09711, 11C097, 113AC0 and C0113A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Golden has four colors - #11C097 (Caribbean Green), #113AC0 (Persian Blue) and #C0113A (Cardinal) in addition to the base color (#C09711). 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.

C09711 11C097 113AC0 C0113A
Square color palette with (C09711, 11C040, 113AC0 and C01192)

Square Palette

Golden square color palette has #11C040 (Dark Pastel Green), #113AC0 (Persian Blue) and #C01192 (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.

C09711 11C040 113AC0 C01192
Rainbow color

Golden Color Rainbow Palette

Our Golden 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.

C09711 53C011 11C065 1185C0 3311C0 C011B7 C01121

Tints, Tones & Shades of Golden Color


  • Transparent CDAC41CDAC41
  • Transparent D3B658D3B658
  • Transparent D9C170D9C170
  • Transparent E0CB88E0CB88
  • Transparent E6D5A0E6D5A0
  • Transparent ECE0B8ECE0B8
  • Transparent F2EACFF2EACF
  • Transparent F9F5E7F9F5E7


  • Transparent B39227B39227
  • Transparent AD9032AD9032
  • Transparent A68E3DA68E3D
  • Transparent A08C49A08C49
  • Transparent 9A89549A8954
  • Transparent 93875F93875F
  • Transparent 8D856A8D856A
  • Transparent 868275868275


  • Transparent 9A790E9A790E
  • Transparent 866A0C866A0C
  • Transparent 735B0A735B0A
  • Transparent 604C09604C09
  • Transparent 4D3C074D3C07
  • Transparent 3A2D053A2D05
  • Transparent 261E03261E03
  • Transparent 130F02130F02

Golden Color Patterns

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    Golden Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Golden Plaid Pattern

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