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Saffron Gold Color

HEX #F08F00 / RGB (240, 143, 0)

Saffron Color

What is Saffron Gold Color?

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Saffron Gold has the hex code #F08F00. The equivalent RGB values are (240, 143, 0), which means it is composed of 63% red, 37% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:40 Y:100 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Saffron Gold has a hue of 36°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 070 70 80, Saffron Gold hex code is #F08F00 with equivalent RGB (240, 143, 0). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Saffron Gold's CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Saffron Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#F08F00
RGB Values(240, 143, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 40%, 100%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(36°, 100%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9900
Inverse Color#0F70FF [Brandeis Blue]
Closest Pantone®144 C
Closest RAL1037 [Sun yellow]
Complementary Color#0061F0 [Brandeis Blue]
Saffron Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#808080
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9C9C9C
Weighted Average (Luma)#999999
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C5C5C5

Saffron Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F08F00. Complementary color is 0061F0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Saffron Gold is Brandeis Blue with the hex code #0061F0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F08F00 color is offered by #0061F0. 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.

F08F00 0061F0
Analogous color palette with (F08F00, D9F000 and F01700)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Saffron Gold (#F08F00) are Chartreuse (Traditional) (#D9F000) and Candy Apple Red (#F01700). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Saffron 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.

F08F00 D9F000 F01700
Split Complementary color palette with (F08F00, 00D9F0 and 1700F0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Saffron Gold (#F08F00) are #00D9F0 (Vivid Sky Blue) and #1700F0 (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.

F08F00 00D9F0 1700F0
Triadic color palette with (F08F00, 00F08F and 8F00F0)

Triadic Palette

Saffron Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00F08F (Medium Spring Green) and #8F00F0 (Electric Violet) along with #F08F00 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

F08F00 00F08F 8F00F0
Tetradic color palette with (F08F00, 00F08F, 0061F0 and F00061)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Saffron Gold has four colors - #00F08F (Medium Spring Green), #0061F0 (Brandeis Blue) and #F00061 (Raspberry) in addition to the base color (#F08F00). 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.

F08F00 00F08F 0061F0 F00061
Square color palette with (F08F00, 00F017, 0061F0 and F000D9)

Square Palette

Saffron Gold square color palette has #00F017 (Electric Green), #0061F0 (Brandeis Blue) and #F000D9 (Shocking 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.

F08F00 00F017 0061F0 F000D9
Rainbow color

Saffron Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Saffron 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.

F09000 82F000 00F04B 00C7F0 0700F0 D500F0 F0003E

Tints, Tones & Shades of Saffron Gold Color


  • Transparent F3A533F3A533
  • Transparent F5B14DF5B14D
  • Transparent F6BC66F6BC66
  • Transparent F8C780F8C780
  • Transparent F9D299F9D299
  • Transparent FBDDB3FBDDB3
  • Transparent FCE9CCFCE9CC
  • Transparent FEF4E6FEF4E6


  • Transparent DA8C1ADA8C1A
  • Transparent CE8B26CE8B26
  • Transparent C38933C38933
  • Transparent B88840B88840
  • Transparent AD864DAD864D
  • Transparent A2855AA2855A
  • Transparent 968366968366
  • Transparent 8B82738B8273


  • Transparent C07200C07200
  • Transparent A86400A86400
  • Transparent 905600905600
  • Transparent 784800784800
  • Transparent 603900603900
  • Transparent 482B00482B00
  • Transparent 301D00301D00
  • Transparent 180E00180E00

Saffron Gold Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Saffron Gold Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Saffron Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Saffron Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Saffron Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Saffron Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Saffron Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Saffron Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Saffron Gold Plaid Pattern

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