Liquid Gold

HEX #CFA42F / RGB (207, 164, 47)

What is Liquid Gold Color?

Liquid Gold (Hex code: CFA42F) Thumbnail

Liquid Gold has the hex code #CFA42F. The equivalent RGB values are (207, 164, 47), which means it is composed of 50% red, 39% green and 11% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:21 Y:77 K:19. In the HSV/HSB scale, Liquid Gold has a hue of 44°, 77% saturation and a brightness value of 81%.
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.

Liquid Gold color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, liquid 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.

Liquid Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#CFA42F
RGB Values(207, 164, 47)
CMYK Values(0%, 21%, 77%, 19%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 77%, 81%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9933
Inverse Color#305BD0 [Celtic Blue]
Closest Pantone®7563 C
Closest RAL1012 [Lemon yellow]
Complementary Color#2F5ACF [Cerulean Blue]
Liquid Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Luma)#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CBCBCB

Liquid Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CFA42F. Complementary color is 2F5ACF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Liquid Gold is Cerulean Blue with the hex code #2F5ACF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CFA42F color is offered by #2F5ACF. 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 (CFA42F, AACF2F and CF542F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Liquid Gold (#CFA42F) are Android Green (#AACF2F) and Medium Vermilion (#CF542F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Liquid 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 (CFA42F, 2FAACF and 542FCF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Liquid Gold (#CFA42F) are #2FAACF (Ball Blue) and #542FCF (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 (CFA42F, 2FCFA4 and A42FCF)

Triadic Palette

Liquid Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2FCFA4 (Eucalyptus) and #A42FCF (Dark Orchid) along with #CFA42F 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 (CFA42F, 2FCFA4, 2F5ACF and CF2F5A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Liquid Gold has four colors - #2FCFA4 (Eucalyptus), #2F5ACF (Cerulean Blue) and #CF2F5A (Dingy Dungeon) in addition to the base color (#CFA42F). 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 (CFA42F, 2FCF54, 2F5ACF and CF2FAA)

Square Palette

Liquid Gold square color palette has #2FCF54 (UFO Green), #2F5ACF (Cerulean Blue) and #CF2FAA (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

Liquid Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Liquid 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 Liquid Gold Color


  • Transparent D9B659#D9B659
  • Transparent DDBF6D#DDBF6D
  • Transparent E2C882#E2C882
  • Transparent E7D297#E7D297
  • Transparent ECDBAC#ECDBAC
  • Transparent F1E4C1#F1E4C1
  • Transparent F5EDD5#F5EDD5
  • Transparent FAF6EA#FAF6EA


  • Transparent BF9D3F#BF9D3F
  • Transparent B79947#B79947
  • Transparent AF964F#AF964F
  • Transparent A89258#A89258
  • Transparent A08E60#A08E60
  • Transparent 988B68#988B68
  • Transparent 908770#908770
  • Transparent 888478#888478


  • Transparent A68326#A68326
  • Transparent 917321#917321
  • Transparent 7C621C#7C621C
  • Transparent 685218#685218
  • Transparent 534213#534213
  • Transparent 3E310E#3E310E
  • Transparent 292109#292109
  • Transparent 151005#151005

Liquid Gold Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Liquid Gold Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Liquid Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Liquid Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Liquid Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Liquid Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Liquid Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Liquid Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Liquid Gold Plaid Pattern