Rookwood Antique Gold Color


Rookwood Antique Gold is pale, warm-toned shade of orange. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with blue cyan, mid magenta or green cyan

Inverse Color #5a7da7
Complementary Color #587aa5
Color Shade: orange (32.73° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 49.61% (better contrasting with white)
Rookwood Antique Gold Color Sample
Rookwood Antique Gold Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #a58258

If you're looking for a similar orange shade, there are some better alternatives to Rookwood Antique Gold Color. The Chester Brown color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a warm red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Buffalo Hide (#bb9f6a) for more energetic effect. Try Texas Boots as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#587aa5 is the best complementary color to Rookwood Antique Gold. Blue cyan shades generally complement the orange hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #a58258 complementary color is Horizon, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid red, orange, and mid yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Barley Corn are #a55b58 and #a1a558. Thus found on the left and right of #a58258 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Matrix and Green Smoke colors as they work well with Rookwood Antique Gold.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Rookwood Antique Gold palette consists of #5b58a5 and #58a1a5 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#587aa5). Try Scampi and Breaker Bay colors in combination with #a58258, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #a58258 offers a combination of violet and green cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Rookwood Antique Gold. Thus Deluge and Aqua Forest giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Rookwood Antique Gold contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Horizon, Fruit Salad, and Tapestry split by 90° on the color wheel. #a58258 square combo is a palette of orange, mid green, blue cyan and mid magenta shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Rookwood Antique Gold tetradic combo consists of blue cyan complementary color (#587aa5) and two others. The Aqua Forest is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Tapestry – 120° from the complementary Horizon. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #58a582 and #a5587a.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #a58258 is made of 43% red, 34% green and 23% blue. In a HSL mode Rookwood Antique Gold has a hue angle of 32.73°, a saturation of 30.43% and a lightness of 49.61%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #a58258 is made of 0% cyan, 13.73% magenta, 30.2% yellow and 35.29% black ink.

HEX #a58258
RGB Decimal rgb(165,130,88)
RGB Percentage 43%, 34%, 23%
CMYK 0, 13.73, 30.2, 35.29
HSL hsl(32.73,30.43%,49.61%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(32.73,46.67%,64.71%)
CIE-LAB lab(56.7517,7.886,27.8108)
XYZ xyz(25.2611,24.6692,12.6627)