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#214A46 Hex Code

Color Name: Japanese Indigo

What is hex #214A46 Color?

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The color name of hex code #214A46 is Japanese Indigo. The RGB values are (33, 74, 70) which means it is composed of 19% red, 42% green and 40% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:55 M:0 Y:5 K:71. In the HSV/HSB scale, #214A46 has a hue of 174°, 55% saturation and a brightness value of 29%.
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.

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Hex #214A46 Color Codes

Color NameJapanese Indigo
RGB Values(33, 74, 70)
CMYK Values(55%, 0%, 5%, 71%)
HSV/HSB Values(174°, 55%, 29%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#DEB5B9 [Pale Chestnut]
Closest Pantone®554 C
Closest RAL6028 [Pine green]
Complementary Color#4A2125 [Brown Coffee]
#214A46 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Luma)#414141
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#868686

Hex #214A46 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 214A46. Complementary color is 4A2125

Complementary Palette

The complement of #214A46 is #4A2125 which is called Brown Coffee. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #214A46 color is offered by #4A2125. 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 (214A46, 213A4A and 214A32)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #214A46 are #213A4A and #214A32, called Japanese Indigo and Cal Poly Pomona Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #214A46 with a 30° separation. 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 (214A46, 4A213A and 4A3221)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #214A46 are #4A213A (Brown Coffee) and #4A3221 (Café Noir). 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 (214A46, 46214A and 4A4621)

Triadic Palette

#214A46 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #46214A (American Purple) and #4A4621 (Army Green) along with #214A46, our main color, 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 (214A46, 46214A, 4A2125 and 254A21)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #214A46 has #46214A (American Purple), #4A2125 (Brown Coffee) and #254A21 (Cal Poly Pomona Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (214A46, 32214A, 4A2125 and 3A4A21)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #214A46 contains #32214A (Russian Violet), #4A2125 (Brown Coffee) and #3A4A21 (Kombu Green). 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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Hex #214A46 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #214A46 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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 214A46 Color


  • Transparent 4D6E6B4D6E6B
  • Transparent 64807E64807E
  • Transparent 7A92907A9290
  • Transparent 90A5A390A5A3
  • Transparent A6B7B5A6B7B5
  • Transparent BCC9C8BCC9C8
  • Transparent D3DBDAD3DBDA
  • Transparent E9EDEDE9EDED


  • Transparent 345552345552
  • Transparent 3E5A573E5A57
  • Transparent 47605D47605D
  • Transparent 516563516563
  • Transparent 5A6A695A6A69
  • Transparent 64706F64706F
  • Transparent 6D75746D7574
  • Transparent 777B7A777B7A


  • Transparent 1A3B381A3B38
  • Transparent 173431173431
  • Transparent 142C2A142C2A
  • Transparent 112523112523
  • Transparent 0D1E1C0D1E1C
  • Transparent 0A16150A1615
  • Transparent 070F0E070F0E
  • Transparent 030707030707

#214A46 Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.