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Earth Red Color

HEX #886F6D / RGB (136, 111, 109)

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What is Earth Red Color?

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Earth Red has the hex code #886F6D. The equivalent RGB values are (136, 111, 109), which means it is composed of 38% red, 31% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:18 Y:20 K:47. In the HSV/HSB scale, Earth Red has a hue of 4°, 20% saturation and a brightness value of 53%.
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.

Earth Red is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 030 50 10. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Earth Red color hex code is #886F6D which can be used along with RGB (136, 111, 109) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Earth Red Color Codes

Hex Code#886F6D
RGB Values(136, 111, 109)
CMYK Values(0%, 18%, 20%, 47%)
HSV/HSB Values(4°, 20%, 53%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#779092 [Light Slate Gray]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 9 C
Closest RAL7048 [Pearl mouse grey]
Complementary Color#6D8688 [Slate Gray]
Earth Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#777777
Weighted Average (Most Common)#767676
Weighted Average (Luma)#747474
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AEAEAE

Earth Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 886F6D. Complementary color is 6D8688

Complementary Palette

The complement of Earth Red is Slate Gray with the hex code #6D8688. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #886F6D color is offered by #6D8688. 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 (886F6D, 887D6D and 886D79)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Earth Red (#886F6D) are Shadow (#887D6D) and Old Lavender (#886D79). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Earth Red 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 (886F6D, 6D887D and 6D7988)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Earth Red (#886F6D) are #6D887D (Xanadu) and #6D7988 (AuroMetalSaurus). 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 (886F6D, 6D886F and 6F6D88)

Triadic Palette

Earth Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6D886F (Smoke) and #6F6D88 (Rhythm) along with #886F6D 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 (886F6D, 6D886F, 6D8688 and 886D86)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Earth Red has four colors - #6D886F (Smoke), #6D8688 (Slate Gray) and #886D86 (Chinese Violet) in addition to the base color (#886F6D). 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 (886F6D, 79886D, 6D8688 and 7D6D88)

Square Palette

Earth Red square color palette has #79886D (Camouflage Green), #6D8688 (Slate Gray) and #7D6D88 (Chinese Violet). 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.

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Rainbow color

Earth Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Earth Red 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Earth Red Color


  • Transparent A08C8AA08C8A
  • Transparent AC9A99AC9A99
  • Transparent B8A9A7B8A9A7
  • Transparent C4B7B6C4B7B6
  • Transparent CFC5C5CFC5C5
  • Transparent DBD4D3DBD4D3
  • Transparent E7E2E2E7E2E2
  • Transparent F3F1F0F3F1F0


  • Transparent 867271867271
  • Transparent 867473867473
  • Transparent 857675857675
  • Transparent 847877847877
  • Transparent 837978837978
  • Transparent 827B7A827B7A
  • Transparent 827D7C827D7C
  • Transparent 817E7E817E7E


  • Transparent 6D59576D5957
  • Transparent 5F4E4C5F4E4C
  • Transparent 524341524341
  • Transparent 443837443837
  • Transparent 362C2C362C2C
  • Transparent 292121292121
  • Transparent 1B16161B1616
  • Transparent 0E0B0B0E0B0B

Earth Red Color Patterns

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    Earth Red Gingham Checks

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    Earth Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Earth Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Earth Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Earth Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Earth Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Earth Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Earth Red Plaid Pattern

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