#B38F0C Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Goldenrod

What is hex #B38F0C Color?

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The color name of hex code #B38F0C is Dark Goldenrod. The RGB values are (179, 143, 12) which means it is composed of 54% red, 43% green and 4% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:20 Y:93 K:30. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B38F0C has a hue of 47°, 93% saturation and a brightness value of 70%.
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 #B38F0C Color Codes

Color NameDark Goldenrod
RGB Values(179, 143, 12)
CMYK Values(0%, 20%, 93%, 30%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 93%, 70%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9900
Inverse Color#4C70F3 [Ultramarine Blue]
Closest Pantone®104 C
Closest RAL1005 [Honey yellow]
Complementary Color#0C30B3 [Egyptian Blue]
#B38F0C Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6F6F6F
Desaturated#606060
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Luma)#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BEBEBE

Hex #B38F0C Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B38F0C. Complementary color is 0C30B3

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B38F0C is #0C30B3 which is called Egyptian Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B38F0C color is offered by #0C30B3. 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 (B38F0C, 84B30C and B33C0C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B38F0C are #84B30C and #B33C0C, called Apple Green and Rust, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B38F0C 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 (B38F0C, 0C84B3 and 3C0CB3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B38F0C are #0C84B3 (Star Command Blue) and #3C0CB3 (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.

Triadic color palette with (B38F0C, 0CB38F and 8F0CB3)

Triadic Palette

#B38F0C triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0CB38F (Persian Green) and #8F0CB3 (Violet (RYB)) along with #B38F0C, 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 (B38F0C, 0CB38F, 0C30B3 and B30C30)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B38F0C has #0CB38F (Persian Green), #0C30B3 (Egyptian Blue) and #B30C30 (Cadmium Purple). 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 (B38F0C, 0CB33C, 0C30B3 and B30C84)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B38F0C contains #0CB33C (Green (Pantone)), #0C30B3 (Egyptian Blue) and #B30C84 (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #B38F0C Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B38F0C 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.

#B38F0C Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - B38F0C

    Dark Goldenrod gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - B38F0C

    Dark Goldenrod vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - B38F0C

    Dark Goldenrod polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - B38F0C

    Dark Goldenrod honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - B38F0C

    Dark Goldenrod leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - B38F0C

    Dark Goldenrod houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - B38F0C

    Dark Goldenrod trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - B38F0C

    Dark Goldenrod 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.