True Gold

HEX #F1BE15 / RGB (241, 190, 21)

What is True Gold Color?

True Gold (Hex code: F1BE15) Thumbnail

True Gold has the hex code #F1BE15. The equivalent RGB values are (241, 190, 21), which means it is composed of 53% red, 42% green and 5% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:21 Y:91 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, True Gold has a hue of 46°, 91% saturation and a brightness value of 95%.
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.

True 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.

True Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#F1BE15
RGB Values(241, 190, 21)
CMYK Values(0%, 21%, 91%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(46°, 91%, 95%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCC00
Inverse Color#0E41EA [Blue (RYB)]
Closest Pantone®1235 C
Closest RAL1023 [Traffic yellow]
Complementary Color#1548F1 [Blue (RYB)]
True Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#979797
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Luma)#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D8D8D8

True Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F1BE15. Complementary color is 1548F1

Complementary Palette

The complement of True Gold is Blue (RYB) with the hex code #1548F1. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F1BE15 color is offered by #1548F1. 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.

Analogous color palette with (F1BE15, B6F115 and F15015)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of True Gold (#F1BE15) are Bitter Lime (#B6F115) and Orioles Orange (#F15015). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of True 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (F1BE15, 15B6F1 and 5015F1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of True Gold (#F1BE15) are #15B6F1 (Spiro Disco Ball) and #5015F1 (Han Purple). 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.

Triadic color palette with (F1BE15, 15F1BE and BE15F1)

Triadic Palette

True Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #15F1BE (Sea Green (Crayola)) and #BE15F1 (Vivid Mulberry) along with #F1BE15 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 (F1BE15, 15F1BE, 1548F1 and F11548)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of True Gold has four colors - #15F1BE (Sea Green (Crayola)), #1548F1 (Blue (RYB)) and #F11548 (Red (Crayola)) in addition to the base color (#F1BE15). 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.

Square color palette with (F1BE15, 15F150, 1548F1 and F115B6)

Square Palette

True Gold square color palette has #15F150 (Malachite), #1548F1 (Blue (RYB)) and #F115B6 (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.

Rainbow color

True Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our True 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of True Gold Color


  • Transparent F4CB44#F4CB44
  • Transparent F5D25B#F5D25B
  • Transparent F7D873#F7D873
  • Transparent F8DF8A#F8DF8A
  • Transparent F9E5A1#F9E5A1
  • Transparent FBECB9#FBECB9
  • Transparent FCF2D0#FCF2D0
  • Transparent FEF9E8#FEF9E8


  • Transparent DAB22A#DAB22A
  • Transparent CFAB35#CFAB35
  • Transparent C4A540#C4A540
  • Transparent B99F4B#B99F4B
  • Transparent AD9955#AD9955
  • Transparent A29360#A29360
  • Transparent 978C6B#978C6B
  • Transparent 8B8675#8B8675


  • Transparent C19811#C19811
  • Transparent A9850F#A9850F
  • Transparent 91720D#91720D
  • Transparent 795F0B#795F0B
  • Transparent 604C08#604C08
  • Transparent 483906#483906
  • Transparent 302604#302604
  • Transparent 181302#181302

True Gold Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    True Gold Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    True Gold Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    True Gold Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    True Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    True Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    True Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    True Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    True Gold Plaid Pattern