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Rich Gold (Pantone) Color

HEX #C8B273 / RGB (200, 178, 115)

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What is Rich Gold (Pantone) Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 16-0836 TCX, Rich Gold (Pantone) color hex code is #C8B273 with RGB equivalent (200, 178, 115). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Rich Gold (Pantone) can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Rich Gold (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#C8B273
RGB Values(200, 178, 115)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 43%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 43%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#374D8C [Chinese Blue]
Pantone®16-0836 TCX
Closest RAL1002 [Sand yellow]
Complementary Color#7389C8 [Cerulean Frost]
Rich Gold (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B2B2B2
Weighted Average (Luma)#B2B2B2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Rich Gold (Pantone) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C8B273. Complementary color is 7389C8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Rich Gold (Pantone) is Cerulean Frost with the hex code #7389C8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C8B273 color is offered by #7389C8. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (C8B273, B4C873 and C88873)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Rich Gold (Pantone) (#C8B273) are Dark Khaki (#B4C873) and Antique Brass (#C88873). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Rich Gold (Pantone) 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (C8B273, 73B4C8 and 8873C8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Rich Gold (Pantone) (#C8B273) are #73B4C8 (Moonstone Blue) and #8873C8 (Ube). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (C8B273, 73C8B2 and B273C8)

Triadic Palette

Rich Gold (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #73C8B2 (Medium Aquamarine) and #B273C8 (Rich Lavender) along with #C8B273 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (C8B273, 73C8B2, 7389C8 and C87389)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Rich Gold (Pantone) has four colors - #73C8B2 (Medium Aquamarine), #7389C8 (Cerulean Frost) and #C87389 (Charm) in addition to the base color (#C8B273). 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.

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Square color palette with (C8B273, 73C888, 7389C8 and C873B4)

Square Palette

Rich Gold (Pantone) square color palette has #73C888 (Iguana Green), #7389C8 (Cerulean Frost) and #C873B4 (Sky Magenta). 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.

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Rainbow color

Rich Gold (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Rich Gold (Pantone) 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Rich Gold (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent D3C18FD3C18F
  • Transparent D9C99DD9C99D
  • Transparent DED1ABDED1AB
  • Transparent E4D9B9E4D9B9
  • Transparent E9E0C7E9E0C7
  • Transparent EFE8D5EFE8D5
  • Transparent F4F0E3F4F0E3
  • Transparent FAF7F1FAF7F1


  • Transparent BAA876BAA876
  • Transparent B2A377B2A377
  • Transparent AB9E78AB9E78
  • Transparent A4997AA4997A
  • Transparent 9D947B9D947B
  • Transparent 968F7C968F7C
  • Transparent 8E8A7D8E8A7D
  • Transparent 87857F87857F


  • Transparent A08E5CA08E5C
  • Transparent 8C7D518C7D51
  • Transparent 786B45786B45
  • Transparent 64593A64593A
  • Transparent 50472E50472E
  • Transparent 3C35233C3523
  • Transparent 282417282417
  • Transparent 14120C14120C

Rich Gold (Pantone) Color Patterns

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    Rich Gold (Pantone) Gingham Checks

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    Rich Gold (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Rich Gold (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Rich Gold (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Rich Gold (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

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    Rich Gold (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Rich Gold (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

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    Rich Gold (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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