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Brown Wool Color

HEX #AA948F / RGB (170, 148, 143)

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What is Brown Wool Color?

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Brown Wool has the hex code #AA948F. The equivalent RGB values are (170, 148, 143), which means it is composed of 37% red, 32% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:13 Y:16 K:33. In the HSV/HSB scale, Brown Wool has a hue of 11°, 16% saturation and a brightness value of 67%.
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.

Brown Wool is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Brown Wool Color Codes

Hex Code#AA948F
RGB Values(170, 148, 143)
CMYK Values(0%, 13%, 16%, 33%)
HSV/HSB Values(11°, 16%, 67%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#556B70 [Cadet]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 6 C
Closest RAL7036 [Platinum grey]
Complementary Color#8FA5AA [Cadet Grey]
Brown Wool Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Luma)#989898
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C4C4C4

Brown Wool Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of AA948F. Complementary color is 8FA5AA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Brown Wool is Cadet Grey with the hex code #8FA5AA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #AA948F color is offered by #8FA5AA. 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 (AA948F, AAA28F and AA8F98)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Brown Wool (#AA948F) are Grullo (#AAA28F) and English Lavender (#AA8F98). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Brown Wool 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 (AA948F, 8FAAA2 and 8F98AA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Brown Wool (#AA948F) are #8FAAA2 (Morning Blue) and #8F98AA (Cool Grey). 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 (AA948F, 8FAA94 and 948FAA)

Triadic Palette

Brown Wool triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8FAA94 (Morning Blue) and #948FAA (Cool Grey) along with #AA948F 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 (AA948F, 8FAA94, 8FA5AA and AA8FA5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Brown Wool has four colors - #8FAA94 (Morning Blue), #8FA5AA (Cadet Grey) and #AA8FA5 (Heliotrope Gray) in addition to the base color (#AA948F). 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 (AA948F, 98AA8F, 8FA5AA and A28FAA)

Square Palette

Brown Wool square color palette has #98AA8F (Morning Blue), #8FA5AA (Cadet Grey) and #A28FAA (Deep Amethyst). 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

Brown Wool Color Rainbow Palette

Our Brown Wool 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 Brown Wool Color


  • Transparent BBA9A5BBA9A5
  • Transparent C4B4B1C4B4B1
  • Transparent CCBFBCCCBFBC
  • Transparent D5CAC7D5CAC7
  • Transparent DDD4D2DDD4D2
  • Transparent E6DFDDE6DFDD
  • Transparent EEEAE9EEEAE9
  • Transparent F7F4F4F7F4F4


  • Transparent A2908CA2908C
  • Transparent 9D8E8B9D8E8B
  • Transparent 998C89998C89
  • Transparent 958A88958A88
  • Transparent 918886918886
  • Transparent 8D86858D8685
  • Transparent 888483888483
  • Transparent 848282848282


  • Transparent 887672887672
  • Transparent 776864776864
  • Transparent 665956665956
  • Transparent 554A48554A48
  • Transparent 443B39443B39
  • Transparent 332C2B332C2B
  • Transparent 221E1D221E1D
  • Transparent 110F0E110F0E

Brown Wool Color Patterns

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    Brown Wool Gingham Checks

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    Brown Wool Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown Wool Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown Wool Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown Wool Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown Wool Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown Wool Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown Wool Plaid Pattern

Brown Wool Color Interior Ideas

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