Faux-Gold foil (#c89610) color information

#c89610 is the hex color code that looks similar to "Gold foil" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark yellow". When people from western culture see this color, Gold foil (#c89610), used in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: a sense of warmth, optimism, personal motivation and power, food and restaurants, and sunshine. Colors labeled as "dark yellow" are rarely tied to clothing.

#c89610 Breakdown

#c89610 is made up of (200, 150, 16) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 25.00, 92.00, 21.57) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13145616 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9900. White should be used ontop of #c89610 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c89610. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c89610 luma #149.66
Websafe hex #cc9900 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(200, 150, 16) Adobe RGB (187.00, 148.00, 38.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(78%, 59%, 6%) Closest named color Gold foil
rgba rgba(200.0, 150.0, 16.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (58.31, 8.35, 33.81)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 25.00, 92.00, 21.57) CIE-L*ab (64.96, 9.41, 67.97)
hsv hsv(44.17, 85.71, 42.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (64.96, 68.62, 82.12)
hsb hsb(44.17, 92.31, 78.00) CIE-L*uv (64.96, 44.05, 65.95)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Gold foil (#c89610)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #c89610 and the second color is called the "compliment" #0f40c6.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Gold foil (#c89610)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c89610 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #0f40c6.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Gold foil (#c89610)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Gold foil (#c89610)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Gold foil (#c89610)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #c89610

Lighter shades of #c89610 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Gold foil (#c89610)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #c89610 with black

Tones of #c89610

When you combine pure gray with this color, #c89610, tones are produced.

Gradients including #c89610

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #c89610 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c89610 → #0f40c6
#c89610 → #d8b557
#c89610 → #ffffff
#c89610 → #9cc60f
#c89610 → #785a09
#c89610 → #c63a0f

#c89610 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #c89610 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #c89610 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c89610 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#c89610might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #c89610

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c89610. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #c89610

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #c89610
Java new Color(200, 150, 16);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 200, 150, 16);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:200 green:150 blue:16 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(200f, 150f, 16f);
Swift UIColor(red:200, green:150, blue:16, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1096c8
Python Color('#c89610')

Base Conversions of hex color #c89610

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c89610. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13145616 while the individual RGB conversions are: 200, 150, 16.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001000 10010110 00010000
Hex c8 96 10
Octal 310 226 20
Decimal 200 150 16

#c89610 Icons

If you're considering using #c89610 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Gold foil (#c89610) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c89610 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #c89610 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c89610 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c89610 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c89610 background.
This text is hex color #c89610 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c89610 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c89610 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c89610 and white (#ffffff) background.