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#473E45 Hex Code

Color Name: Purple Taupe

What is hex #473E45 Color?

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The color name of hex code #473E45 is Purple Taupe. The RGB values are (71, 62, 69) which means it is composed of 35% red, 31% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:13 Y:3 K:72. In the HSV/HSB scale, #473E45 has a hue of 313°, 13% saturation and a brightness value of 28%.
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 #473E45 Color Codes

Color NamePurple Taupe
RGB Values(71, 62, 69)
CMYK Values(0%, 13%, 3%, 72%)
HSV/HSB Values(313°, 13%, 28%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#B8C1BA [Gray (X11)]
Closest Pantone®446 C
Closest RAL7022 [Umbra grey]
Complementary Color#3E4740 [Rifle Green]
#473E45 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#434343
Weighted Average (Most Common)#414141
Weighted Average (Luma)#404040
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#858585

Hex #473E45 Color Palettes

473E45 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 473E45. Complementary color is 3E4740

Complementary Palette

The complement of #473E45 is #3E4740 which is called Rifle Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #473E45 color is offered by #3E4740. 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 (473E45, 473E41 and 453E47)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #473E45 are #473E41 and #453E47, called Dark Puce and Arsenic, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #473E45 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 (473E45, 41473E and 3E4745)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #473E45 are #41473E (Rifle Green) and #3E4745 (Arsenic). 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 (473E45, 45473E and 3E4547)

Triadic Palette

#473E45 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #45473E (Rifle Green) and #3E4547 (Arsenic) along with #473E45, 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 (473E45, 45473E, 3E4740 and 403E47)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #473E45 has #45473E (Rifle Green), #3E4740 (Rifle Green) and #403E47 (Arsenic). 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 (473E45, 47453E, 3E4740 and 3E4147)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #473E45 contains #47453E (Rifle Green), #3E4740 (Rifle Green) and #3E4147 (Arsenic). 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 #473E45 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #473E45 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 473E45 Color


  • Transparent 6C656A6C656A
  • Transparent 7E787D7E787D
  • Transparent 918B8F918B8F
  • Transparent A39FA2A39FA2
  • Transparent B5B2B5B5B2B5
  • Transparent C8C5C7C8C5C7
  • Transparent DAD8DADAD8DA
  • Transparent EDECECEDECEC


  • Transparent 524B51524B51
  • Transparent 585257585257
  • Transparent 5E585D5E585D
  • Transparent 645F63645F63
  • Transparent 696668696668
  • Transparent 6F6C6E6F6C6E
  • Transparent 757374757374
  • Transparent 7A797A7A797A


  • Transparent 393237393237
  • Transparent 322B30322B30
  • Transparent 2B25292B2529
  • Transparent 241F23241F23
  • Transparent 1C191C1C191C
  • Transparent 151315151315
  • Transparent 0E0C0E0E0C0E
  • Transparent 070607070607

#473E45 Color Patterns

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