Amber Gold Color


Amber Gold is calm, 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 #3e6aad
Complementary Color #517dc1
Color Shade: orange (36.22° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 53.92% (better contrasting with white)
Amber Gold Color Sample
Amber Gold Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #c19552

If you're looking for a similar orange shade, there are some better alternatives to Amber Gold Color. The Molten Caramel color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a warm red bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Cognac Tint (#a17b49) for more calm effect. Try Tanami Desert as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#517dc1 is the best complementary color to Amber 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 #c19552 complementary color is Indigo, 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 Twine are #c15d51 and #b5c151. Thus found on the left and right of #c19552 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Fuzzy Wuzzy Brown and Celery colors as they work well with Amber Gold.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Amber Gold palette consists of #5d51c1 and #51b5c1 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#517dc1). Try Blue Violet and Fountain Blue colors in combination with #c19552, 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 #c19552 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 Amber Gold. Thus Fuchsia Blue and Puerto Rico giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Amber Gold contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Indigo, Emerald, and Fuchsia Pink split by 90° on the color wheel. #c19552 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. Amber Gold tetradic combo consists of blue cyan complementary color (#517dc1) and two others. The Puerto Rico is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Mulberry – 120° from the complementary Indigo. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #51c195 and #c1517d.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #c19552 is made of 46% red, 35% green and 19% blue. In a HSL mode Amber Gold has a hue angle of 36.22°, a saturation of 47.23% and a lightness of 53.92%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #c19552 is made of 0% cyan, 17.26% magenta, 43.53% yellow and 24.31% black ink.

HEX #c19552
RGB Decimal rgb(193,149,82)
RGB Percentage 46%, 35%, 19%
CMYK 0, 17.26, 43.53, 24.31
HSL hsl(36.22,47.23%,53.92%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(36.22,57.51%,75.69%)
CIE-LAB lab(64.5168,8.7927,41.279)
XYZ xyz(34.2628,33.4415,12.6317)