New Gold

HEX #FFDB2D / RGB (255, 219, 45)

What is New Gold Color?

New Gold (Hex code: FFDB2D) Thumbnail

New Gold has the hex code #FFDB2D. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 219, 45), which means it is composed of 49% red, 42% green and 9% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:14 Y:82 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, New Gold has a hue of 50°, 82% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

New Gold is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the new gold CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

New Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#FFDB2D
RGB Values(255, 219, 45)
CMYK Values(0%, 14%, 82%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(50°, 82%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC33
Inverse Color#0024D2 [Medium Blue]
Closest Pantone®115 C
Closest RAL1018 [Zinc yellow]
Complementary Color#2D51FF [Ultramarine Blue]
New Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ADADAD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D3D3D3
Weighted Average (Luma)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E4E4E4

New Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFDB2D. Complementary color is 2D51FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of New Gold is Ultramarine Blue with the hex code #2D51FF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFDB2D color is offered by #2D51FF. 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 (FFDB2D, BAFF2D and FF722D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of New Gold (#FFDB2D) are Green-Yellow (#BAFF2D) and Orange (Crayola) (#FF722D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of New 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 (FFDB2D, 2DBAFF and 722DFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of New Gold (#FFDB2D) are #2DBAFF (Spiro Disco Ball) and #722DFF (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 (FFDB2D, 2DFFDB and DB2DFF)

Triadic Palette

New Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2DFFDB (Fluorescent Blue) and #DB2DFF (Phlox) along with #FFDB2D 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 (FFDB2D, 2DFFDB, 2D51FF and FF2D51)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of New Gold has four colors - #2DFFDB (Fluorescent Blue), #2D51FF (Ultramarine Blue) and #FF2D51 (Sizzling Red) in addition to the base color (#FFDB2D). 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 (FFDB2D, 2DFF72, 2D51FF and FF2DBA)

Square Palette

New Gold square color palette has #2DFF72 (Guppie Green), #2D51FF (Ultramarine Blue) and #FF2DBA (Razzle Dazzle Rose). 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

New Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our New 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 New Gold Color


  • Transparent FFE257#FFE257
  • Transparent FFE66C#FFE66C
  • Transparent FFE981#FFE981
  • Transparent FFED96#FFED96
  • Transparent FFF1AB#FFF1AB
  • Transparent FFF4C0#FFF4C0
  • Transparent FFF8D5#FFF8D5
  • Transparent FFFBEA#FFFBEA


  • Transparent E6C93E#E6C93E
  • Transparent D9C046#D9C046
  • Transparent CCB74E#CCB74E
  • Transparent C0AE57#C0AE57
  • Transparent B3A45F#B3A45F
  • Transparent A69B67#A69B67
  • Transparent 99926F#99926F
  • Transparent 8D8978#8D8978


  • Transparent CCAF24#CCAF24
  • Transparent B39920#B39920
  • Transparent 99831B#99831B
  • Transparent 806E17#806E17
  • Transparent 665812#665812
  • Transparent 4D420E#4D420E
  • Transparent 332C09#332C09
  • Transparent 1A1605#1A1605

New Gold Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    New Gold Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    New Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    New Gold Plaid Pattern