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#BC8E19 Hex Code

Color Name: Gold Foil

What is hex #BC8E19 Color?

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The color name of hex code #BC8E19 is Gold Foil. The RGB values are (188, 142, 25) which means it is composed of 53% red, 40% green and 7% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:24 Y:87 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, #BC8E19 has a hue of 43°, 87% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
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.

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Hex #BC8E19 Color Codes

Color NameGold Foil
RGB Values(188, 142, 25)
CMYK Values(0%, 24%, 87%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(43°, 87%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9900
Inverse Color#4371E6 [Royal Blue]
Closest Pantone®7556 C
Closest RAL1005 [Honey yellow]
Complementary Color#1947BC [Denim Blue]
#BC8E19 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#767676
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Luma)#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BFBFBF

Hex #BC8E19 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BC8E19. Complementary color is 1947BC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #BC8E19 is #1947BC which is called Denim Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BC8E19 color is offered by #1947BC. 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 (BC8E19, 99BC19 and BC3D19)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #BC8E19 are #99BC19 and #BC3D19, called Dark Lemon Lime and Dark Pastel Red, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #BC8E19 with a 30° separation. 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 (BC8E19, 1999BC and 3D19BC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #BC8E19 are #1999BC (Blue-Green) and #3D19BC (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.

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Triadic color palette with (BC8E19, 19BC8E and 8E19BC)

Triadic Palette

#BC8E19 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #19BC8E (Mountain Meadow) and #8E19BC (French Violet) along with #BC8E19, our main color, 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 (BC8E19, 19BC8E, 1947BC and BC1947)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #BC8E19 has #19BC8E (Mountain Meadow), #1947BC (Denim Blue) and #BC1947 (Bright Maroon). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (BC8E19, 19BC3D, 1947BC and BC1999)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #BC8E19 contains #19BC3D (Dark Pastel Green), #1947BC (Denim Blue) and #BC1999 (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.

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Hex #BC8E19 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #BC8E19 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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 BC8E19 Color


  • Transparent C9A547C9A547
  • Transparent D0B05ED0B05E
  • Transparent D7BB75D7BB75
  • Transparent DEC78CDEC78C
  • Transparent E4D2A3E4D2A3
  • Transparent EBDDBAEBDDBA
  • Transparent F2E8D1F2E8D1
  • Transparent F8F4E8F8F4E8


  • Transparent B08B2EB08B2E
  • Transparent AA8A38AA8A38
  • Transparent A48842A48842
  • Transparent 9E874D9E874D
  • Transparent 988657988657
  • Transparent 928461928461
  • Transparent 8C836B8C836B
  • Transparent 868176868176


  • Transparent 967214967214
  • Transparent 846312846312
  • Transparent 71550F71550F
  • Transparent 5E470D5E470D
  • Transparent 4B390A4B390A
  • Transparent 382B08382B08
  • Transparent 261C05261C05
  • Transparent 130E03130E03

#BC8E19 Color Patterns

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