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Shiny Gold Color

HEX #FFDD43 / RGB (255, 221, 67)

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What is Shiny Gold Color?

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Shiny Gold has the hex code #FFDD43. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 221, 67), which means it is composed of 47% red, 41% green and 12% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:13 Y:74 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Shiny Gold has a hue of 49°, 74% 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.

Shiny 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Shiny Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#FFDD43
RGB Values(255, 221, 67)
CMYK Values(0%, 13%, 74%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(49°, 74%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC33
Inverse Color#0022BC [Blue (Pantone)]
Closest Pantone®114 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#4365FF [Ultramarine Blue]
Shiny Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B5B5B5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D6D6D6
Weighted Average (Luma)#D9D9D9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E6E6E6

Shiny Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFDD43. Complementary color is 4365FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Shiny Gold is Ultramarine Blue with the hex code #4365FF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFDD43 color is offered by #4365FF. 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 (FFDD43, C3FF43 and FF7F43)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Shiny Gold (#FFDD43) are Green-Yellow (#C3FF43) and Mango Tango (#FF7F43). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Shiny 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (FFDD43, 43C3FF and 7F43FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Shiny Gold (#FFDD43) are #43C3FF (Picton Blue) and #7F43FF (Lavender Indigo). 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 (FFDD43, 43FFDD and DD43FF)

Triadic Palette

Shiny Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #43FFDD (Turquoise) and #DD43FF (Heliotrope) along with #FFDD43 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 (FFDD43, 43FFDD, 4365FF and FF4365)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Shiny Gold has four colors - #43FFDD (Turquoise), #4365FF (Ultramarine Blue) and #FF4365 (Magic Potion) in addition to the base color (#FFDD43). 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 (FFDD43, 43FF7F, 4365FF and FF43C3)

Square Palette

Shiny Gold square color palette has #43FF7F (Very Light Malachite Green), #4365FF (Ultramarine Blue) and #FF43C3 (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.

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Rainbow color

Shiny Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Shiny 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Shiny Gold Color


  • Transparent FFE469FFE469
  • Transparent FFE77BFFE77B
  • Transparent FFEB8EFFEB8E
  • Transparent FFEEA1FFEEA1
  • Transparent FFF1B4FFF1B4
  • Transparent FFF5C7FFF5C7
  • Transparent FFF8D9FFF8D9
  • Transparent FFFCECFFFCEC


  • Transparent E6CA4FE6CA4F
  • Transparent D9C155D9C155
  • Transparent CCB85BCCB85B
  • Transparent C0AF62C0AF62
  • Transparent B3A568B3A568
  • Transparent A69C6EA69C6E
  • Transparent 999374999374
  • Transparent 8D897A8D897A


  • Transparent CCB136CCB136
  • Transparent B39B2FB39B2F
  • Transparent 998528998528
  • Transparent 806F22806F22
  • Transparent 66581B66581B
  • Transparent 4D42144D4214
  • Transparent 332C0D332C0D
  • Transparent 1A16071A1607

Shiny Gold Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Shiny Gold Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Shiny Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Gold Plaid Pattern

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