Honey Gold

HEX #D2A10C / RGB (210, 161, 12)

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What is Honey Gold Color?

Honey Gold (Hex code: D2A10C) Thumbnail

Honey Gold has the hex code #D2A10C. The equivalent RGB values are (210, 161, 12), which means it is composed of 55% red, 42% green and 3% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:23 Y:94 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, Honey Gold has a hue of 45°, 94% saturation and a brightness value of 82%.
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.

Honey Gold color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, honey gold can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

Honey Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#D2A10C
RGB Values(210, 161, 12)
CMYK Values(0%, 23%, 94%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(45°, 94%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9900
Inverse Color#2D5EF3 [Ultramarine Blue]
Closest Pantone®7555 C
Closest RAL1032 [Broom yellow]
Complementary Color#0C3DD2 [Persian Blue]
Honey Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#808080
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9F9F9F
Weighted Average (Luma)#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C9C9C9

Honey Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D2A10C. Complementary color is 0C3DD2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Honey Gold is Persian Blue with the hex code #0C3DD2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D2A10C color is offered by #0C3DD2. 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 (D2A10C, A0D20C and D23E0C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Honey Gold (#D2A10C) are Vivid Lime Green (#A0D20C) and Sinopia (#D23E0C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Honey Gold 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (D2A10C, 0CA0D2 and 3E0CD2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Honey Gold (#D2A10C) are #0CA0D2 (Rich Electric Blue) and #3E0CD2 (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 (D2A10C, 0CD2A1 and A10CD2)

Triadic Palette

Honey Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0CD2A1 (Caribbean Green) and #A10CD2 (Dark Violet) along with #D2A10C 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 (D2A10C, 0CD2A1, 0C3DD2 and D20C3D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Honey Gold has four colors - #0CD2A1 (Caribbean Green), #0C3DD2 (Persian Blue) and #D20C3D (Utah Crimson) in addition to the base color (#D2A10C). 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.

Square color palette with (D2A10C, 0CD23E, 0C3DD2 and D20CA0)

Square Palette

Honey Gold square color palette has #0CD23E (Vivid Malachite), #0C3DD2 (Persian Blue) and #D20CA0 (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

Honey Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Honey Gold 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Honey Gold Color


  • Transparent DBB43D#DBB43D
  • Transparent E0BD55#E0BD55
  • Transparent E4C76D#E4C76D
  • Transparent E9D086#E9D086
  • Transparent EDD99E#EDD99E
  • Transparent F2E3B6#F2E3B6
  • Transparent F6ECCE#F6ECCE
  • Transparent FBF6E7#FBF6E7


  • Transparent C29A23#C29A23
  • Transparent B9972F#B9972F
  • Transparent B1943A#B1943A
  • Transparent A99146#A99146
  • Transparent A18D52#A18D52
  • Transparent 998A5D#998A5D
  • Transparent 908769#908769
  • Transparent 888374#888374


  • Transparent A8810A#A8810A
  • Transparent 937108#937108
  • Transparent 7E6107#7E6107
  • Transparent 695106#695106
  • Transparent 544005#544005
  • Transparent 3F3004#3F3004
  • Transparent 2A2002#2A2002
  • Transparent 151001#151001

Honey Gold Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Honey Gold Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Honey Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Honey Gold Plaid Pattern

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