#47492C Hex Code

Color Name: Rifle Green

What is hex #47492C Color?

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The color name of hex code #47492C is Rifle Green. The RGB values are (71, 73, 44) which means it is composed of 38% red, 39% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:3 M:0 Y:40 K:71. In the HSV/HSB scale, #47492C has a hue of 64°, 40% 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.

Hex #47492C Color Codes

Color NameRifle Green
RGB Values(71, 73, 44)
CMYK Values(3%, 0%, 40%, 71%)
HSV/HSB Values(64°, 40%, 29%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#B8B6D3 [Lavender Gray]
Closest Pantone®448 C
Closest RAL6014 [Yellow olive]
Complementary Color#2E2C49 [Gunmetal]
#47492C Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3F3F3F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#454545
Weighted Average (Luma)#464646
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8B8B8B

Hex #47492C Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 47492C. Complementary color is 2E2C49

Complementary Palette

The complement of #47492C is #2E2C49 which is called Gunmetal. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #47492C color is offered by #2E2C49. 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.

Analogous color palette with (47492C, 39492C and 493D2C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #47492C are #39492C and #493D2C, called Kombu Green and Dark Lava, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #47492C 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (47492C, 2C3949 and 3D2C49)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #47492C are #2C3949 (Japanese Indigo) and #3D2C49 (American Purple). 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.

Triadic color palette with (47492C, 2C4749 and 492C47)

Triadic Palette

#47492C triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2C4749 (Japanese Indigo) and #492C47 (Dark Puce) along with #47492C, 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.

Tetradic color palette with (47492C, 2C4749, 2E2C49 and 492E2C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #47492C has #2C4749 (Japanese Indigo), #2E2C49 (Gunmetal) and #492E2C (Brown Coffee). 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.

Square color palette with (47492C, 2C493D, 2E2C49 and 492C39)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #47492C contains #2C493D (Japanese Indigo), #2E2C49 (Gunmetal) and #492C39 (Old Burgundy). 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #47492C Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #47492C 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.

#47492C Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 47492C

    Rifle Green gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 47492C

    Rifle Green vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 47492C

    Rifle Green polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 47492C

    Rifle Green honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 47492C

    Rifle Green leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 47492C

    Rifle Green houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 47492C

    Rifle Green trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 47492C

    Rifle Green plaid pattern

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.