牡丹 (Bōtan)

HEX #A4345D / RGB (164, 52, 93)

What is 牡丹 (Bōtan) Color?

牡丹 (Bōtan) (Hex code: A4345D) Thumbnail

牡丹 (Bōtan) has the hex code #A4345D. The equivalent RGB values are (164, 52, 93), which means it is composed of 53% red, 17% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:68 Y:43 K:36. In the HSV/HSB scale, 牡丹 (Bōtan) has a hue of 338°, 68% saturation and a brightness value of 64%.
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.

Bōtan (牡丹) is a traditional color of Japanese culture. It literally means tree peony. The names of most Japanese colors come from nature – animals, plants and flowers. Colors in Japan have a special significance as they were once used as descriptors of social hierarchy.

Not being part of the web colors list, bōtan cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. It can, however, be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL color values. Please note that the hexadecimal code (#A4345D) displayed on this page is the closest to what bōtan (牡丹) looks like in the real world. Also, the CMYK numbers have been calculated from the hexadecimal value through known formulae and are only approximates.

牡丹 (Bōtan) Color Codes

Hex Code#A4345D
RGB Values(164, 52, 93)
CMYK Values(0%, 68%, 43%, 36%)
HSV/HSB Values(338°, 68%, 64%)
Closest Web Safe#993366
Inverse Color#5BCBA2 [Medium Aquamarine]
Closest Pantone®7433 C
Closest RAL4006 [Traffic purple]
Complementary Color#34A47B [Jungle Green]
牡丹 (Bōtan) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#676767
Desaturated#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5A5A5A
Weighted Average (Luma)#4F4F4F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#929292

牡丹 (Bōtan) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A4345D. Complementary color is 34A47B

Complementary Palette

The complement of 牡丹 (Bōtan) is Jungle Green with the hex code #34A47B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A4345D color is offered by #34A47B. 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.

Analogous color palette with (A4345D, A44334 and A43495)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of 牡丹 (Bōtan) (#A4345D) are Medium Carmine (#A44334) and Fandango (#A43495). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of 牡丹 (Bōtan) 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (A4345D, 34A443 and 3495A4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of 牡丹 (Bōtan) (#A4345D) are #34A443 (American Green) and #3495A4 (Keppel). 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.

Triadic color palette with (A4345D, 5DA434 and 345DA4)

Triadic Palette

牡丹 (Bōtan) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5DA434 (Green (RYB)) and #345DA4 (Cyan Cobalt Blue) along with #A4345D create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (A4345D, 5DA434, 34A47B and 7B34A4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of 牡丹 (Bōtan) has four colors - #5DA434 (Green (RYB)), #34A47B (Jungle Green) and #7B34A4 (Grape) in addition to the base color (#A4345D). 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.

Square color palette with (A4345D, 95A434, 34A47B and 4334A4)

Square Palette

牡丹 (Bōtan) square color palette has #95A434 (Citron), #34A47B (Jungle Green) and #4334A4 (Blue (Pigment)). 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.

Rainbow color

牡丹 (Bōtan) Color Rainbow Palette

Our 牡丹 (Bōtan) 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of 牡丹 (Bōtan) Color

Tints

  • Transparent B65D7D#B65D7D
  • Transparent BF718E#BF718E
  • Transparent C8859E#C8859E
  • Transparent D29AAE#D29AAE
  • Transparent DBAEBE#DBAEBE
  • Transparent E4C2CE#E4C2CE
  • Transparent EDD6DF#EDD6DF
  • Transparent F6EBEF#F6EBEF

Tones

  • Transparent 9D4364#9D4364
  • Transparent 994B68#994B68
  • Transparent 96526B#96526B
  • Transparent 925A6F#925A6F
  • Transparent 8E6272#8E6272
  • Transparent 8B6976#8B6976
  • Transparent 877179#877179
  • Transparent 84787D#84787D

Shades

  • Transparent 832A4A#832A4A
  • Transparent 732441#732441
  • Transparent 621F38#621F38
  • Transparent 521A2F#521A2F
  • Transparent 421525#421525
  • Transparent 31101C#31101C
  • Transparent 210A13#210A13
  • Transparent 100509#100509

牡丹 (Bōtan) Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    牡丹 (Bōtan) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    牡丹 (Bōtan) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    牡丹 (Bōtan) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    牡丹 (Bōtan) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    牡丹 (Bōtan) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    牡丹 (Bōtan) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    牡丹 (Bōtan) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    牡丹 (Bōtan) Plaid Pattern