#4C1111 Hex Code

Color Name: French Puce

What is hex #4C1111 Color?

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The color name of hex code #4C1111 is French Puce. The RGB values are (76, 17, 17) which means it is composed of 69% red, 15% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:78 Y:78 K:70. In the HSV/HSB scale, #4C1111 has a hue of 0°, 78% saturation and a brightness value of 30%.
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 #4C1111 Color Codes

Color NameFrench Puce
RGB Values(76, 17, 17)
CMYK Values(0%, 78%, 78%, 70%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 78%, 30%)
Closest Web Safe#330000
Inverse Color#B3EEEE [Pale Blue]
Closest Pantone®4975 C
Closest RAL3005 [Wine red]
Complementary Color#114C4C [Blue-Green (Color Wheel)]
#4C1111 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#252525
Weighted Average (Most Common)#232323
Weighted Average (Luma)#1E1E1E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#5C5C5C

Hex #4C1111 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4C1111. Complementary color is 114C4C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #4C1111 is #114C4C which is called Blue-Green (Color Wheel). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4C1111 color is offered by #114C4C. 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 (4C1111, 4C2F11 and 4C112F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #4C1111 are #4C2F11 and #4C112F, called Pineapple and Brown Chocolate, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #4C1111 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 (4C1111, 114C2F and 112F4C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #4C1111 are #114C2F (Cal Poly Pomona Green) and #112F4C (Space Cadet). 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 (4C1111, 114C11 and 11114C)

Triadic Palette

#4C1111 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #114C11 (Lincoln Green) and #11114C (Cetacean Blue) along with #4C1111, 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 (4C1111, 114C11, 114C4C and 4C114C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #4C1111 has #114C11 (Lincoln Green), #114C4C (Blue-Green (Color Wheel)) and #4C114C (American Purple). 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 (4C1111, 2F4C11, 114C4C and 2F114C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #4C1111 contains #2F4C11 (Lincoln Green), #114C4C (Blue-Green (Color Wheel)) and #2F114C (Russian 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #4C1111 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #4C1111 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.

#4C1111 Color Patterns

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    French Puce Gingham Checks

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    French Puce Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    French Puce Polka Dots Pattern

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    French Puce Honeycomb Pattern

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    French Puce Leaves Pattern

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    French Puce Houndstooth Pattern

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    French Puce Trellis Pattern

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    French Puce 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.