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Classic Maroon Color

HEX #6F100F / RGB (111, 16, 15)

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What is Classic Maroon Color?

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Classic Maroon has the hex code #6F100F. The equivalent RGB values are (111, 16, 15), which means it is composed of 78% red, 11% green and 11% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:86 Y:87 K:57. In the HSV/HSB scale, Classic Maroon has a hue of 1°, 86% saturation and a brightness value of 44%.
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.

Classic Maroon 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 its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Classic Maroon CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Classic Maroon Color Codes

Hex Code#6F100F
RGB Values(111, 16, 15)
CMYK Values(0%, 86%, 87%, 57%)
HSV/HSB Values(1°, 86%, 44%)
Closest Web Safe#660000
Inverse Color#90EFF0 [Waterspout]
Closest Pantone®1815 C
Closest RAL3004 [Purple red]
Complementary Color#0F6E6F [Skobeloff]
Classic Maroon Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Luma)#242424
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#656565

Classic Maroon Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6F100F. Complementary color is 0F6E6F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Classic Maroon is Skobeloff with the hex code #0F6E6F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6F100F color is offered by #0F6E6F. 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 (6F100F, 6F400F and 6F0F3E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Classic Maroon (#6F100F) are Sepia (#6F400F) and Spanish Purple (#6F0F3E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Classic Maroon 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.

6F100F 6F400F 6F0F3E
Split Complementary color palette with (6F100F, 0F6F40 and 0F3E6F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Classic Maroon (#6F100F) are #0F6F40 (Dark Spring Green) and #0F3E6F (Ateneo Blue). 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.

6F100F 0F6F40 0F3E6F
Triadic color palette with (6F100F, 0F6F10 and 100F6F)

Triadic Palette

Classic Maroon triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0F6F10 (Deep Green) and #100F6F (Dark Imperial Blue) along with #6F100F 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 (6F100F, 0F6F10, 0F6E6F and 6F0F6E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Classic Maroon has four colors - #0F6F10 (Deep Green), #0F6E6F (Skobeloff) and #6F0F6E (Midnight) in addition to the base color (#6F100F). 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.

6F100F 0F6F10 0F6E6F 6F0F6E
Square color palette with (6F100F, 3E6F0F, 0F6E6F and 400F6F)

Square Palette

Classic Maroon square color palette has #3E6F0F (Metallic Green), #0F6E6F (Skobeloff) and #400F6F (Persian 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.

6F100F 3E6F0F 0F6E6F 400F6F
Rainbow color

Classic Maroon Color Rainbow Palette

Our Classic Maroon 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.

6F110F 6F630F 296F0F 0F6F47 0F446F 2C0F6F 6F0F60

Tints, Tones & Shades of Classic Maroon Color


  • Transparent 8C403F8C403F
  • Transparent 9A58579A5857
  • Transparent A9706FA9706F
  • Transparent B78887B78887
  • Transparent C59F9FC59F9F
  • Transparent D4B7B7D4B7B7
  • Transparent E2CFCFE2CFCF
  • Transparent F1E7E7F1E7E7


  • Transparent 722626722626
  • Transparent 743231743231
  • Transparent 763D3C763D3C
  • Transparent 784848784848
  • Transparent 795353795353
  • Transparent 7B5E5E7B5E5E
  • Transparent 7D6A697D6A69
  • Transparent 7E75757E7575


  • Transparent 590D0C590D0C
  • Transparent 4E0B0B4E0B0B
  • Transparent 430A09430A09
  • Transparent 380808380808
  • Transparent 2C06062C0606
  • Transparent 210505210505
  • Transparent 160303160303
  • Transparent 0B02020B0202

Classic Maroon Color Patterns

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    Classic Maroon Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Classic Maroon Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Maroon Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Maroon Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Maroon Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Maroon Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Maroon Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Maroon Plaid Pattern

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