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Yellow Gold Color

HEX #BE8400 / RGB (190, 132, 0)

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What is Yellow Gold Color?

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Yellow Gold has the hex code #BE8400. The equivalent RGB values are (190, 132, 0), which means it is composed of 59% red, 41% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:31 Y:100 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, Yellow Gold has a hue of 42°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 75%.
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.

Yellow Gold is an RAL Design color with the number 080 60 70. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Yellow Gold hex code is #BE8400 with equivalent RGB (190, 132, 0). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Yellow Gold Color Codes

Hex Code#BE8400
RGB Values(190, 132, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 31%, 100%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(42°, 100%, 75%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9900
Inverse Color#417BFF [Blueberry]
Closest Pantone®125 C
Closest RAL1005 [Honey yellow]
Complementary Color#003ABE [Absolute Zero (Crayola)]
Yellow Gold Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6B6B6B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#878787
Weighted Average (Luma)#878787
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BABABA

Yellow Gold Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BE8400. Complementary color is 003ABE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Yellow Gold is Absolute Zero (Crayola) with the hex code #003ABE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BE8400 color is offered by #003ABE. 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.

BE8400 003ABE
Analogous color palette with (BE8400, 99BE00 and BE2500)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Yellow Gold (#BE8400) are Limerick (#99BE00) and International Orange (Engineering) (#BE2500). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Yellow 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.

BE8400 99BE00 BE2500
Split Complementary color palette with (BE8400, 0099BE and 2500BE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Yellow Gold (#BE8400) are #0099BE (Bondi Blue) and #2500BE (Interdimensional 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.

BE8400 0099BE 2500BE
Triadic color palette with (BE8400, 00BE84 and 8400BE)

Triadic Palette

Yellow Gold triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00BE84 (Caribbean Green) and #8400BE (Violet (RYB)) along with #BE8400 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

BE8400 00BE84 8400BE
Tetradic color palette with (BE8400, 00BE84, 003ABE and BE003A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Yellow Gold has four colors - #00BE84 (Caribbean Green), #003ABE (Absolute Zero (Crayola)) and #BE003A (Crimson Glory) in addition to the base color (#BE8400). 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.

BE8400 00BE84 003ABE BE003A
Square color palette with (BE8400, 00BE25, 003ABE and BE0099)

Square Palette

Yellow Gold square color palette has #00BE25 (Vivid Malachite), #003ABE (Absolute Zero (Crayola)) and #BE0099 (Medium Violet-Red). 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.

BE8400 00BE25 003ABE BE0099
Rainbow color

Yellow Gold Color Rainbow Palette

Our Yellow 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.

BE8500 54BE00 00BE4F 008ABE 1800BE BB00BE BE001E

Tints, Tones & Shades of Yellow Gold Color


  • Transparent CB9D33CB9D33
  • Transparent D2A94DD2A94D
  • Transparent D8B566D8B566
  • Transparent DFC280DFC280
  • Transparent E5CE99E5CE99
  • Transparent ECDAB3ECDAB3
  • Transparent F2E6CCF2E6CC
  • Transparent F9F3E6F9F3E6


  • Transparent B2831AB2831A
  • Transparent AB8326AB8326
  • Transparent A58233A58233
  • Transparent 9F82409F8240
  • Transparent 99824D99824D
  • Transparent 93815A93815A
  • Transparent 8C81668C8166
  • Transparent 868073868073


  • Transparent 986A00986A00
  • Transparent 855C00855C00
  • Transparent 724F00724F00
  • Transparent 5F42005F4200
  • Transparent 4C35004C3500
  • Transparent 392800392800
  • Transparent 261A00261A00
  • Transparent 130D00130D00

Yellow Gold Color Patterns

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  • Transparent

    Yellow Gold Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Gold Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Gold Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Gold Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yellow Gold Plaid Pattern

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