Matte Gold

HEX #D2BF37 / RGB (210, 191, 55)

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What is Matte Gold Color?

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Matte Gold has the hex code #D2BF37. The equivalent RGB values are (210, 191, 55), which means it is composed of 46% red, 42% green and 12% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:9 Y:74 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, Matte Gold has a hue of 53°, 74% 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.

Matte gold is a dullish yellow color with a tinge of green. It is not a web color and an only be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values.

Matte Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#D2BF37
RGB Values(210, 191, 55)
CMYK Values(0%, 9%, 74%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(53°, 74%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC33
Inverse Color#2D40C8 [New Car]
Closest Pantone®611 C
Closest RAL1012 [Lemon yellow]
Complementary Color#374AD2 [Cerulean Blue]
Matte Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#989898
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B6B6B6
Weighted Average (Luma)#B9B9B9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D6D6D6

Matte Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D2BF37. Complementary color is 374AD2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Matte Gold is Cerulean Blue with the hex code #374AD2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D2BF37 color is offered by #374AD2. 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 (D2BF37, 98D237 and D27237)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Matte Gold (#D2BF37) are Yellow-Green (#98D237) and Bronze (#D27237). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Matte 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 (D2BF37, 3798D2 and 7237D2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Matte Gold (#D2BF37) are #3798D2 (Tufts Blue) and #7237D2 (Blue-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 (D2BF37, 37D2BF and BF37D2)

Triadic Palette

Matte Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #37D2BF (Maximum Blue Green) and #BF37D2 (Steel Pink) along with #D2BF37 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 (D2BF37, 37D2BF, 374AD2 and D2374A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Matte Gold has four colors - #37D2BF (Maximum Blue Green), #374AD2 (Cerulean Blue) and #D2374A (Jasper) in addition to the base color (#D2BF37). 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 (D2BF37, 37D272, 374AD2 and D23798)

Square Palette

Matte Gold square color palette has #37D272 (UFO Green), #374AD2 (Cerulean Blue) and #D23798 (Magenta-Pink). 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

Matte Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Matte 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 Matte Gold Color


  • Transparent DBCC5F#DBCC5F
  • Transparent E0D273#E0D273
  • Transparent E4D987#E4D987
  • Transparent E9DF9B#E9DF9B
  • Transparent EDE5AF#EDE5AF
  • Transparent F2ECC3#F2ECC3
  • Transparent F6F2D7#F6F2D7
  • Transparent FBF9EB#FBF9EB


  • Transparent C2B246#C2B246
  • Transparent B9AC4D#B9AC4D
  • Transparent B1A654#B1A654
  • Transparent A9A05C#A9A05C
  • Transparent A19963#A19963
  • Transparent 99936A#99936A
  • Transparent 908D71#908D71
  • Transparent 888679#888679


  • Transparent A8992C#A8992C
  • Transparent 938627#938627
  • Transparent 7E7321#7E7321
  • Transparent 69601C#69601C
  • Transparent 544C16#544C16
  • Transparent 3F3911#3F3911
  • Transparent 2A260B#2A260B
  • Transparent 151306#151306

Matte Gold Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Matte Gold Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Matte Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Gold Plaid Pattern

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