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Traditional Gold Color

HEX #EEBC51 / RGB (238, 188, 81)

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What is Traditional Gold Color?

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Traditional Gold has the hex code #EEBC51. The equivalent RGB values are (238, 188, 81), which means it is composed of 47% red, 37% green and 16% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:21 Y:66 K:7. In the HSV/HSB scale, Traditional Gold has a hue of 41°, 66% saturation and a brightness value of 93%.
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.

Traditional 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 traditional gold CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Traditional Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#EEBC51
RGB Values(238, 188, 81)
CMYK Values(0%, 21%, 66%, 7%)
HSV/HSB Values(41°, 66%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC66
Inverse Color#1143AE [Egyptian Blue]
Closest Pantone®142 C
Closest RAL1017 [Saffron yellow]
Complementary Color#5183EE [Blueberry]
Traditional Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A9A9A9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Luma)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D9D9D9

Traditional Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EEBC51. Complementary color is 5183EE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Traditional Gold is Blueberry with the hex code #5183EE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EEBC51 color is offered by #5183EE. 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 (EEBC51, D2EE51 and EE6E51)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Traditional Gold (#EEBC51) are Maximum Green Yellow (#D2EE51) and Burnt Sienna (#EE6E51). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Traditional 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 (EEBC51, 51D2EE and 6E51EE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Traditional Gold (#EEBC51) are #51D2EE (Sea Serpent) and #6E51EE (Majorelle 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.

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Triadic color palette with (EEBC51, 51EEBC and BC51EE)

Triadic Palette

Traditional Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #51EEBC (Turquoise) and #BC51EE (Medium Orchid) along with #EEBC51 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 (EEBC51, 51EEBC, 5183EE and EE5183)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Traditional Gold has four colors - #51EEBC (Turquoise), #5183EE (Blueberry) and #EE5183 (Dark Pink) in addition to the base color (#EEBC51). 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 (EEBC51, 51EE6E, 5183EE and EE51D2)

Square Palette

Traditional Gold square color palette has #51EE6E (Screamin' Green), #5183EE (Blueberry) and #EE51D2 (Purple Pizzazz). 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

Traditional Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Traditional 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 Traditional Gold Color


  • Transparent F1C974F1C974
  • Transparent F3D085F3D085
  • Transparent F5D797F5D797
  • Transparent F7DEA8F7DEA8
  • Transparent F8E4B9F8E4B9
  • Transparent FAEBCBFAEBCB
  • Transparent FCF2DCFCF2DC
  • Transparent FDF8EEFDF8EE


  • Transparent D8B05AD8B05A
  • Transparent CDAA5FCDAA5F
  • Transparent C2A464C2A464
  • Transparent B79E69B79E69
  • Transparent AC986DAC986D
  • Transparent A19272A19272
  • Transparent 968C77968C77
  • Transparent 8B867B8B867B


  • Transparent BE9641BE9641
  • Transparent A78439A78439
  • Transparent 8F71318F7131
  • Transparent 775E29775E29
  • Transparent 5F4B205F4B20
  • Transparent 473818473818
  • Transparent 302610302610
  • Transparent 181308181308

Traditional Gold Color Patterns

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    Traditional Gold Gingham Checks

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    Traditional Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Traditional Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Traditional Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Traditional Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Traditional Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Traditional Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Traditional Gold Plaid Pattern

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