#AC9B0B Hex Code

Color Name: Light Gold

What is hex #AC9B0B Color?

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The color name of hex code #AC9B0B is Light Gold. The RGB values are (172, 155, 11) which means it is composed of 51% red, 46% green and 3% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:10 Y:94 K:33. In the HSV/HSB scale, #AC9B0B has a hue of 54°, 94% saturation and a brightness value of 67%.
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.

Hex #AC9B0B Color Codes

Color NameLight Gold
RGB Values(172, 155, 11)
CMYK Values(0%, 10%, 94%, 33%)
HSV/HSB Values(54°, 94%, 67%)
Closest Web Safe#999900
Inverse Color#5364F4 [Ultramarine Blue]
Closest Pantone®104 C
Closest RAL1027 [Curry]
Complementary Color#0B1CAC [Blue (Pantone)]
#AC9B0B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Desaturated#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#909090
Weighted Average (Luma)#949494
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C2C2C2

Hex #AC9B0B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of AC9B0B. Complementary color is 0B1CAC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #AC9B0B is #0B1CAC which is called Blue (Pantone). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #AC9B0B color is offered by #0B1CAC. 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.

Analogous color palette with (AC9B0B, 6DAC0B and AC4B0B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #AC9B0B are #6DAC0B and #AC4B0B, called Apple Green and Metallic Brown, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #AC9B0B 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (AC9B0B, 0B6DAC and 4B0BAC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #AC9B0B are #0B6DAC (Honolulu Blue) and #4B0BAC (Metallic Violet). 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.

Triadic color palette with (AC9B0B, 0BAC9B and 9B0BAC)

Triadic Palette

#AC9B0B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0BAC9B (Persian Green) and #9B0BAC (Violet (RYB)) along with #AC9B0B, 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.

Tetradic color palette with (AC9B0B, 0BAC9B, 0B1CAC and AC0B1C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #AC9B0B has #0BAC9B (Persian Green), #0B1CAC (Blue (Pantone)) and #AC0B1C (Wine Red). 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.

Square color palette with (AC9B0B, 0BAC4B, 0B1CAC and AC0B6D)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #AC9B0B contains #0BAC4B (Green (Pantone)), #0B1CAC (Blue (Pantone)) and #AC0B6D (Flirt). 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #AC9B0B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #AC9B0B 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.

#AC9B0B Color Patterns

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    Light Gold Gingham Checks

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    Light Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Light Gold Polka Dots Pattern

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    Light Gold Honeycomb Pattern

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    Light Gold Leaves Pattern

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    Light Gold Houndstooth Pattern

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    Light Gold Trellis Pattern

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    Light Gold Plaid Pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.