Goldenrod (Crayola) has the hex code #FCD667. The equivalent RGB values are (252, 214, 103), which means it is composed of
44% red, 38% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:15 Y:59 K:1. In the HSV/HSB scale, Goldenrod (Crayola) has a hue of 45°, 59% 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.
Crayola's Goldenrod color hex code is #FCD667 with RGB equivalent (252, 214, 103). It can be applied to web pages through HTML or CSS code with its hex, RGB or HSL values. As you can understand, Goldenrod (Crayola) is a crayon color and the hexadecimal code associated with it is only an approximation. Also, the Goldenrod Pantone® and CMYK color values mentioned in the table below have been calculated from this imprecise hex value using known formulae and are, thus, approximates themselves.
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The complement of Goldenrod (Crayola) is Cornflower Blue with the hex code #678DFC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FCD667 color is offered by #678DFC. 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 Goldenrod (Crayola) (#FCD667) are Booger Buster (#D8FC67) and Atomic Tangerine (#FC8C67). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Goldenrod (Crayola) 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 Goldenrod (Crayola) (#FCD667) are #67D8FC (Sky Blue (Crayola)) and #8C67FC (Violets Are 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.
Goldenrod (Crayola) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #67FCD6 (Aquamarine) and #D667FC (Heliotrope) along with #FCD667 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 Goldenrod (Crayola) has four colors - #67FCD6 (Aquamarine), #678DFC (Cornflower Blue) and #FC678D (Light Crimson) in addition to the base color (#FCD667). 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.
Goldenrod (Crayola) square color palette has #67FC8C (Very Light Malachite Green), #678DFC (Cornflower Blue) and #FC67D8 (Rose 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.
Goldenrod (Crayola) Color Rainbow Palette
Our Goldenrod (Crayola) 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.
Tints, Tones & Shades of Goldenrod (Crayola) Color