#CCAE3D Hex Code

Color Name: Old Gold

What is hex #CCAE3D Color?

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The color name of hex code #CCAE3D is Old Gold. The RGB values are (204, 174, 61) which means it is composed of 46% red, 40% green and 14% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:15 Y:70 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #CCAE3D has a hue of 47°, 70% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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 #CCAE3D Color Codes

Color NameOld Gold
RGB Values(204, 174, 61)
CMYK Values(0%, 15%, 70%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 70%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9933
Inverse Color#3351C2 [Cerulean Blue]
Closest Pantone®7751 C
Closest RAL1012 [Lemon yellow]
Complementary Color#3D5BCC [Han Blue]
#CCAE3D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#929292
Desaturated#858585
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Hex #CCAE3D Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CCAE3D. Complementary color is 3D5BCC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #CCAE3D is #3D5BCC which is called Han Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CCAE3D color is offered by #3D5BCC. 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 (CCAE3D, A3CC3D and CC673D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #CCAE3D are #A3CC3D and #CC673D, called Android Green and Dark Coral, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #CCAE3D 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 (CCAE3D, 3DA3CC and 673DCC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #CCAE3D are #3DA3CC (Moonstone) and #673DCC (Iris). 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 (CCAE3D, 3DCCAE and AE3DCC)

Triadic Palette

#CCAE3D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3DCCAE (Eucalyptus) and #AE3DCC (Dark Orchid) along with #CCAE3D, 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 (CCAE3D, 3DCCAE, 3D5BCC and CC3D5B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #CCAE3D has #3DCCAE (Eucalyptus), #3D5BCC (Han Blue) and #CC3D5B (Brick 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 (CCAE3D, 3DCC67, 3D5BCC and CC3DA3)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #CCAE3D contains #3DCC67 (UFO Green), #3D5BCC (Han Blue) and #CC3DA3 (Byzantine). 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 #CCAE3D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #CCAE3D 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.

#CCAE3D Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - CCAE3D

    Old Gold gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - CCAE3D

    Old Gold vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - CCAE3D

    Old Gold polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - CCAE3D

    Old Gold honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - CCAE3D

    Old Gold leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - CCAE3D

    Old Gold houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - CCAE3D

    Old Gold trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - CCAE3D

    Old 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.