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Goldfinch Color

HEX #EFE255 / RGB (239, 226, 85)

American Goldfinch

What is Goldfinch Color?

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Goldfinch has the hex code #EFE255. The equivalent RGB values are (239, 226, 85), which means it is composed of 43% red, 41% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:5 Y:64 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Goldfinch has a hue of 55°, 64% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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.

Goldfinch 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 goldfinch 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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Goldfinch Color Codes

Hex Code#EFE255
RGB Values(239, 226, 85)
CMYK Values(0%, 5%, 64%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(55°, 64%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#101DAA [Blue (Pantone)]
Closest Pantone®603 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#5562EF [Ultramarine Blue]
Goldfinch Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Luma)#DBDBDB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E7E7E7

Goldfinch Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EFE255. Complementary color is 5562EF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Goldfinch is Ultramarine Blue with the hex code #5562EF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EFE255 color is offered by #5562EF. 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 (EFE255, AFEF55 and EF9555)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Goldfinch (#EFE255) are Inchworm (#AFEF55) and Big Foot Feet (#EF9555). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Goldfinch 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 (EFE255, 55AFEF and 9555EF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Goldfinch (#EFE255) are #55AFEF (Blue Jeans) and #9555EF (Lavender Indigo). 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 (EFE255, 55EFE2 and E255EF)

Triadic Palette

Goldfinch triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #55EFE2 (Turquoise) and #E255EF (Heliotrope) along with #EFE255 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 (EFE255, 55EFE2, 5562EF and EF5562)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Goldfinch has four colors - #55EFE2 (Turquoise), #5562EF (Ultramarine Blue) and #EF5562 (Fiery Rose) in addition to the base color (#EFE255). 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 (EFE255, 55EF95, 5562EF and EF55AF)

Square Palette

Goldfinch square color palette has #55EF95 (Very Light Malachite Green), #5562EF (Ultramarine Blue) and #EF55AF (Brilliant Rose). 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

Goldfinch Color Rainbow Palette

Our Goldfinch 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 Goldfinch Color


  • Transparent F2E877F2E877
  • Transparent F4EB88F4EB88
  • Transparent F5EE99F5EE99
  • Transparent F7F1AAF7F1AA
  • Transparent F9F3BBF9F3BB
  • Transparent FAF6CCFAF6CC
  • Transparent FCF9DDFCF9DD
  • Transparent FDFCEEFDFCEE


  • Transparent D9CE5ED9CE5E
  • Transparent CEC562CEC562
  • Transparent C3BB66C3BB66
  • Transparent B8B16BB8B16B
  • Transparent ACA76FACA76F
  • Transparent A19D73A19D73
  • Transparent 969477969477
  • Transparent 8B8A7C8B8A7C


  • Transparent BFB544BFB544
  • Transparent A79E3CA79E3C
  • Transparent 8F88338F8833
  • Transparent 78712B78712B
  • Transparent 605A22605A22
  • Transparent 48441A48441A
  • Transparent 302D11302D11
  • Transparent 181709181709

Goldfinch Color Patterns

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    Goldfinch Gingham Checks

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    Goldfinch Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Goldfinch Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Goldfinch Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Goldfinch Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Goldfinch Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Goldfinch Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Goldfinch Plaid Pattern

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