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Aubergine Color

HEX #472C4C / RGB (71, 44, 76)

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What is Aubergine Color?

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Aubergine has the hex code #472C4C. The equivalent RGB values are (71, 44, 76), which means it is composed of 37% red, 23% green and 40% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:7 M:42 Y:0 K:70. In the HSV/HSB scale, Aubergine has a hue of 291°, 42% saturation and a brightness value of 30%.
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.

Aubergine color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, aubergine can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Aubergine Color Codes

Hex Code#472C4C
RGB Values(71, 44, 76)
CMYK Values(7%, 42%, 0%, 70%)
HSV/HSB Values(291°, 42%, 30%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#B8D3B3 [Light Moss Green]
Closest Pantone®518 C
Closest RAL4007 [Purple violet]
Complementary Color#314C2C [Kombu Green]
Aubergine Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#404040
Weighted Average (Most Common)#383838
Weighted Average (Luma)#343434
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#787878

Aubergine Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 472C4C. Complementary color is 314C2C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Aubergine is Kombu Green with the hex code #314C2C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #472C4C color is offered by #314C2C. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (472C4C, 4C2C41 and 372C4C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Aubergine (#472C4C) are Dark Puce (#4C2C41) and Jacarta (#372C4C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Aubergine 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (472C4C, 414C2C and 2C4C37)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Aubergine (#472C4C) are #414C2C (Rifle Green) and #2C4C37 (Kombu Green). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (472C4C, 4C472C and 2C4C47)

Triadic Palette

Aubergine triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4C472C (Dark Lava) and #2C4C47 (Dark Slate Gray) along with #472C4C create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (472C4C, 4C472C, 314C2C and 2C314C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Aubergine has four colors - #4C472C (Dark Lava), #314C2C (Kombu Green) and #2C314C (Space Cadet) in addition to the base color (#472C4C). 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.

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Square color palette with (472C4C, 4C372C, 314C2C and 2C414C)

Square Palette

Aubergine square color palette has #4C372C (Dark Lava), #314C2C (Kombu Green) and #2C414C (Japanese Indigo). 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.

472C4C 4C372C 314C2C 2C414C
Rainbow color

Aubergine Color Rainbow Palette

Our Aubergine 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.

472C4C 4C2C35 4C3E2C 3F4C2C 2C4C35 2C484C 2C2C4C

Tints, Tones & Shades of Aubergine Color


  • Transparent 6C56706C5670
  • Transparent 7E6B827E6B82
  • Transparent 918094918094
  • Transparent A396A6A396A6
  • Transparent B5ABB7B5ABB7
  • Transparent C8C0C9C8C0C9
  • Transparent DAD5DBDAD5DB
  • Transparent EDEAEDEDEAED


  • Transparent 523D56523D56
  • Transparent 58455C58455C
  • Transparent 5E4E615E4E61
  • Transparent 645666645666
  • Transparent 695E6B695E6B
  • Transparent 6F67706F6770
  • Transparent 756F76756F76
  • Transparent 7A787B7A787B


  • Transparent 39233D39233D
  • Transparent 321F35321F35
  • Transparent 2B1A2E2B1A2E
  • Transparent 241626241626
  • Transparent 1C121E1C121E
  • Transparent 150D17150D17
  • Transparent 0E090F0E090F
  • Transparent 070408070408

Aubergine Color Patterns

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    Aubergine Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Aubergine Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aubergine Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aubergine Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aubergine Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aubergine Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aubergine Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aubergine Plaid Pattern

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