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Towson Gold Color

HEX #FFBB00 / RGB (255, 187, 0)

What is Towson Gold Color?

Towson Gold (Hex code: FFBB00) Thumbnail

As per the official brand guide, Towson Gold color Pantone is 1235 C. To print the color on standard printers, use CMYK values (0, 26, 100, 0), which have also been specified in the guide.
For digital artwork, Towson Gold hex color code is #FFBB00 with equivalent RGB (255, 187, 0). These can be used along with HSL values to display the color on web pages via HTML and CSS code.
The athletics teams of Towson University are the Tigers and their mascot is Doc the Tiger.

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Towson Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#FFBB00
RGB Values(255, 187, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 26%, 100%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC00
Inverse Color#0044FF [Blue (RYB)]
Pantone®1235 C
Closest RAL2007 [Luminous b't orange]
Complementary Color#0044FF [Blue (RYB)]
Towson Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#939393
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Luma)#BCBCBC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D8D8D8

Towson Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFBB00. Complementary color is 0044FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Towson Gold is Blue (RYB) with the hex code #0044FF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFBB00 color is offered by #0044FF. 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.

FFBB00 0044FF
Analogous color palette with (FFBB00, C4FF00 and FF3C00)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Towson Gold (#FFBB00) are Bitter Lime (#C4FF00) and Coquelicot (#FF3C00). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Towson 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.

FFBB00 C4FF00 FF3C00
Split Complementary color palette with (FFBB00, 00C4FF and 3C00FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Towson Gold (#FFBB00) are #00C4FF (Capri) and #3C00FF (Electric Ultramarine). 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.

FFBB00 00C4FF 3C00FF
Triadic color palette with (FFBB00, 00FFBB and BB00FF)

Triadic Palette

Towson Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00FFBB (Sea Green (Crayola)) and #BB00FF (Electric Purple) along with #FFBB00 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 (FFBB00, 00FFBB, 0044FF and FF0044)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Towson Gold has four colors - #00FFBB (Sea Green (Crayola)), #0044FF (Blue (RYB)) and #FF0044 (Electric Crimson) in addition to the base color (#FFBB00). 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.

FFBB00 00FFBB 0044FF FF0044
Square color palette with (FFBB00, 00FF3C, 0044FF and FF00C4)

Square Palette

Towson Gold square color palette has #00FF3C (Malachite), #0044FF (Blue (RYB)) and #FF00C4 (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.

FFBB00 00FF3C 0044FF FF00C4
Rainbow color

Towson Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Towson 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.

FFBB00 68FF00 00FF72 00B1FF 2900FF FF00FA FF0020

Tints, Tones & Shades of Towson Gold Color


  • Transparent FFC933FFC933
  • Transparent FFCF4DFFCF4D
  • Transparent FFD666FFD666
  • Transparent FFDD80FFDD80
  • Transparent FFE499FFE499
  • Transparent FFEBB3FFEBB3
  • Transparent FFF1CCFFF1CC
  • Transparent FFF8E6FFF8E6


  • Transparent E6AF1AE6AF1A
  • Transparent D9A926D9A926
  • Transparent CCA333CCA333
  • Transparent C09E40C09E40
  • Transparent B3984DB3984D
  • Transparent A6925AA6925A
  • Transparent 998C66998C66
  • Transparent 8D86738D8673


  • Transparent CC9600CC9600
  • Transparent B38300B38300
  • Transparent 997000997000
  • Transparent 805E00805E00
  • Transparent 664B00664B00
  • Transparent 4D38004D3800
  • Transparent 332500332500
  • Transparent 1A13001A1300

Towson Gold Color Patterns

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    Towson Gold Gingham Checks

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    Towson Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Towson Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Towson Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Towson Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Towson Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Towson Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Towson Gold Plaid Pattern

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