Color Name: Gold (Golden)
Hex Color Code: #FFD700
RGB Color Code: RGB(255, 215, 0)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 15.7%, 100.0%, 0.0%




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Gold or Golden is a web color that belongs to the yellow color family (hue). The color has a yellow-orange tone, which represents the color of the element gold. The traditional gold color, also called "Metallic Gold" has a more dark yellow shade and is represented in hex code D4AF37. 

Gold is a color of wealth, success, and achievement. It is associated with status, abundance, prosperity, and luxury.


What color is Gold (Golden)?

Gold (Golden) color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Gold (Golden) is #FFD700, and the RGB color code is RGB(255, 215, 0).

In the RGB color model, Gold (Golden) has a red value of 255, a green value of 215, and a blue value of 0. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 15.7% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 50.6° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Gold (Golden) has a hue of 50.6° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.

Gold (Golden) is cool or warm?

Gold (Golden) is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Gold (Golden) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(255, 215, 0)

Red 255 (100.0%)
Green 215 (84.3%)
Blue 0 (0.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 50.59°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 50.00 %.
HWB H: 50.59°
W: 0.00 %
B: 0.00 %
LRV ~ 69.9 %
Munsell Color System 1.4Y 8.6/19.5
XYZ X : 65.54
Y : 69.86
Z : 10.03
YXY Y1 : 69.86
X : 0.45
Y2 : 0.48
CMY C : 0.00%
M : 15.69%
Y : 100.00%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 15.69%
Yellow 100.00%
Key 0.00%

HSV/HSB

Hue 50.59°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 100.00 %.
CIE-Lab L : 86.93
A : -1.92
B : 87.14
CIE-Lch L : 86.93
C : 87.16
H : 91.27
CIE-Luv L : 86.93
U : 35.5
V : 92.09
Hunter-Lab L : 83.58
A : -6.3
B : 51.39








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Gold (Golden)


Here are the colors similar to Gold (Golden) . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


#FFD300
Yellow (NCS)
ΔE - 1.30 (98.7% similar)
#FFDF00
Golden Yellow
ΔE - 2.53 (97.5% similar)
#EFCC00
Yellow (Munsell)
ΔE - 3.00 (97.0% similar)


Similar colors from RAL, Brand, Business, School, Organization, Sports, Flag


#FFD100
UCLA Gold
ΔE - 1.96 (98.0% similar)




Paint similar to Gold (Golden)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Gold (Golden) . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore

#FFD600
Sun Kissed Yellow (2022-20)
ΔE - 0.32 (99.7% similar)
#FFD400
Yellow (2022-10)
ΔE - 0.97 (99.0% similar)
#FFDB00
Bright Yellow (2022-30)
ΔE - 1.28 (98.7% similar)
#F8D60A
Sun Porch (2023-30)
ΔE - 1.51 (98.5% similar)

PPG Paints

#FFD637
Flirtatious (PPG1212-7)
ΔE - 2.22 (97.8% similar)
#FFDF38
Acorn Squash (PPG1212-6)
ΔE - 2.87 (97.1% similar)
#F6DB5D
Dilly Dally (PPG1213-6)
ΔE - 5.84 (94.2% similar)

Sherwin Williams

#FED340
Daisy (SW 6910)
ΔE - 3.40 (96.6% similar)
#FECB01
Confident Yellow (SW 6911)
ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% similar)
#FFC801
Forsythia (SW 6907)
ΔE - 5.00 (95.0% similar)
#FED95D
Lemon Twist (SW 6909)
ΔE - 5.30 (94.7% similar)

Behr

#FFD756
Buzz-In (P300-6)
ΔE - 4.80 (95.2% similar)
#FFC819
Unmellow Yellow (P300-7)
ΔE - 5.26 (94.7% similar)
#F0CC50
Radiant Sun (P310-6)
ΔE - 5.83 (94.2% similar)
#FFCA46
English Daisy (P290-6)
ΔE - 6.67 (93.3% similar)







Color Combinations


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Gold (Golden) ffd700 Monochromatic Color Palette
Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Gold (Golden) ffd700 Analogous Color Palette
Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Gold (Golden) ffd700 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Gold (Golden) ffd700 tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







Color Images and Mockup


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Gold (Golden) - #FFD700 Color Images and Patterns


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