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#5A2426 Hex Code

Color Name: Caput Mortuum

What is hex #5A2426 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5A2426 is Caput Mortuum. The RGB values are (90, 36, 38) which means it is composed of 55% red, 22% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:60 Y:58 K:65. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5A2426 has a hue of 358°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 35%.
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 #5A2426 Color Codes

Color NameCaput Mortuum
RGB Values(90, 36, 38)
CMYK Values(0%, 60%, 58%, 65%)
HSV/HSB Values(358°, 60%, 35%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#A5DBD9 [Crystal]
Closest Pantone®490 C
Closest RAL8015 [Chestnut brown]
Complementary Color#245A58 [Dark Slate Gray]
#5A2426 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#373737
Weighted Average (Most Common)#343434
Weighted Average (Luma)#303030
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#747474

Hex #5A2426 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5A2426. Complementary color is 245A58

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5A2426 is #245A58 which is called Dark Slate Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5A2426 color is offered by #245A58. 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 (5A2426, 5A3D24 and 5A2441)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5A2426 are #5A3D24 and #5A2441, called Liver (Dogs) and Brown Chocolate, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5A2426 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.

5A2426 5A3D24 5A2441
Split Complementary color palette with (5A2426, 245A3D and 24415A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5A2426 are #245A3D (Brunswick Green) and #24415A (Japanese Indigo). 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 (5A2426, 265A24 and 24265A)

Triadic Palette

#5A2426 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #265A24 (Mughal Green) and #24265A (Space Cadet) along with #5A2426, 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 (5A2426, 265A24, 245A58 and 58245A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5A2426 has #265A24 (Mughal Green), #245A58 (Dark Slate Gray) and #58245A (Japanese Violet). 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 (5A2426, 415A24, 245A58 and 3D245A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5A2426 contains #415A24 (Dark Moss Green), #245A58 (Dark Slate Gray) and #3D245A (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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Hex #5A2426 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5A2426 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 5A2426 Color


  • Transparent 7B50517B5051
  • Transparent 8C66678C6667
  • Transparent 9C7C7D9C7C7D
  • Transparent AD9293AD9293
  • Transparent BDA7A8BDA7A8
  • Transparent CEBDBECEBDBE
  • Transparent DED3D4DED3D4
  • Transparent EFE9E9EFE9E9


  • Transparent 623638623638
  • Transparent 654041654041
  • Transparent 69494A69494A
  • Transparent 6D52536D5253
  • Transparent 715B5C715B5C
  • Transparent 756465756465
  • Transparent 786E6E786E6E
  • Transparent 7C77777C7777


  • Transparent 481D1E481D1E
  • Transparent 3F191B3F191B
  • Transparent 361617361617
  • Transparent 2D12132D1213
  • Transparent 240E0F240E0F
  • Transparent 1B0B0B1B0B0B
  • Transparent 120708120708
  • Transparent 090404090404

#5A2426 Color Patterns

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