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Faded Maroon Color

HEX #68221F / RGB (104, 34, 31)

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What is Faded Maroon Color?

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Faded Maroon has the hex code #68221F. The equivalent RGB values are (104, 34, 31), which means it is composed of 62% red, 20% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:67 Y:70 K:59. In the HSV/HSB scale, Faded Maroon has a hue of 2°, 70% saturation and a brightness value of 41%.
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.

Faded Maroon color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, faded maroon 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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Faded Maroon Color Codes

Hex Code#68221F
RGB Values(104, 34, 31)
CMYK Values(0%, 67%, 70%, 59%)
HSV/HSB Values(2°, 70%, 41%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#97DDE0 [Pale Robin Egg Blue]
Closest Pantone®483 C
Closest RAL3004 [Purple red]
Complementary Color#1F6568 [Blue Sapphire]
Faded Maroon Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#383838
Weighted Average (Most Common)#373737
Weighted Average (Luma)#313131
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#757575

Faded Maroon Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 68221F. Complementary color is 1F6568

Complementary Palette

The complement of Faded Maroon is Blue Sapphire with the hex code #1F6568. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #68221F color is offered by #1F6568. 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 (68221F, 68471F and 681F41)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Faded Maroon (#68221F) are Dark Brown (#68471F) and Brown Chocolate (#681F41). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Faded 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (68221F, 1F6847 and 1F4168)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Faded Maroon (#68221F) are #1F6847 (Dark Spring Green) and #1F4168 (Indigo (Rainbow)). 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 (68221F, 1F6822 and 221F68)

Triadic Palette

Faded Maroon triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #1F6822 (Mughal Green) and #221F68 (Indigo (Rainbow)) along with #68221F 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 (68221F, 1F6822, 1F6568 and 681F65)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Faded Maroon has four colors - #1F6822 (Mughal Green), #1F6568 (Blue Sapphire) and #681F65 (Palatinate Purple) in addition to the base color (#68221F). 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 (68221F, 41681F, 1F6568 and 471F68)

Square Palette

Faded Maroon square color palette has #41681F (Dark Moss Green), #1F6568 (Blue Sapphire) and #471F68 (American Purple). 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

Faded Maroon Color Rainbow Palette

Our Faded 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Faded Maroon Color


  • Transparent 864E4C864E4C
  • Transparent 956462956462
  • Transparent A47A79A47A79
  • Transparent B4918FB4918F
  • Transparent C3A7A5C3A7A5
  • Transparent D2BDBCD2BDBC
  • Transparent E1D3D2E1D3D2
  • Transparent F0E9E9F0E9E9


  • Transparent 6D35326D3532
  • Transparent 6F3E3C6F3E3C
  • Transparent 724846724846
  • Transparent 745150745150
  • Transparent 765A59765A59
  • Transparent 796463796463
  • Transparent 7B6D6D7B6D6D
  • Transparent 7E77767E7776


  • Transparent 531B19531B19
  • Transparent 491816491816
  • Transparent 3E14133E1413
  • Transparent 341110341110
  • Transparent 2A0E0C2A0E0C
  • Transparent 1F0A091F0A09
  • Transparent 150706150706
  • Transparent 0A03030A0303

Faded Maroon Color Patterns

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    Faded Maroon Gingham Checks

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    Faded Maroon Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Faded Maroon Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Faded Maroon Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Faded Maroon Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Faded Maroon Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Faded Maroon Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Faded Maroon Plaid Pattern

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