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#5A3844 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Puce

What is hex #5A3844 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5A3844 is Dark Puce. The RGB values are (90, 56, 68) which means it is composed of 42% red, 26% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:38 Y:25 K:65. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5A3844 has a hue of 339°, 38% 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 #5A3844 Color Codes

Color NameDark Puce
RGB Values(90, 56, 68)
CMYK Values(0%, 38%, 25%, 65%)
HSV/HSB Values(339°, 38%, 35%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#A5C7BB [Opal]
Closest Pantone®7617 C
Closest RAL7022 [Umbra grey]
Complementary Color#385A4E [Dark Slate Gray]
#5A3844 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#474747
Weighted Average (Most Common)#444444
Weighted Average (Luma)#404040
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#858585

Hex #5A3844 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5A3844. Complementary color is 385A4E

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5A3844 is #385A4E 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 #5A3844 color is offered by #385A4E. 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 (5A3844, 5A3D38 and 5A3855)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5A3844 are #5A3D38 and #5A3855, called Liver Chestnut (Horses) and Dark Byzantium, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5A3844 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.

5A3844 5A3D38 5A3855
Split Complementary color palette with (5A3844, 385A3D and 38555A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5A3844 are #385A3D (Deep Moss Green) and #38555A (Dark Slate Gray). 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 (5A3844, 445A38 and 38445A)

Triadic Palette

#5A3844 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #445A38 (Gray-Asparagus) and #38445A (Charcoal) along with #5A3844, 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 (5A3844, 445A38, 385A4E and 4E385A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5A3844 has #445A38 (Gray-Asparagus), #385A4E (Dark Slate Gray) and #4E385A (English 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 (5A3844, 555A38, 385A4E and 3D385A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5A3844 contains #555A38 (Soldier Green), #385A4E (Dark Slate Gray) and #3D385A (Jacarta). 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 #5A3844 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5A3844 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 5A3844 Color


  • Transparent 7B60697B6069
  • Transparent 8C747C8C747C
  • Transparent 9C888F9C888F
  • Transparent AD9CA2AD9CA2
  • Transparent BDAFB4BDAFB4
  • Transparent CEC3C7CEC3C7
  • Transparent DED7DADED7DA
  • Transparent EFEBECEFEBEC


  • Transparent 624650624650
  • Transparent 654E56654E56
  • Transparent 69555C69555C
  • Transparent 6D5C626D5C62
  • Transparent 716368716368
  • Transparent 756A6E756A6E
  • Transparent 787274787274
  • Transparent 7C797A7C797A


  • Transparent 482D36482D36
  • Transparent 3F27303F2730
  • Transparent 362229362229
  • Transparent 2D1C222D1C22
  • Transparent 24161B24161B
  • Transparent 1B11141B1114
  • Transparent 120B0E120B0E
  • Transparent 090607090607

#5A3844 Color Patterns

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