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#5B5943 Hex Code

Color Name: Umber

What is hex #5B5943 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5B5943 is Umber. The RGB values are (91, 89, 67) which means it is composed of 37% red, 36% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:2 Y:26 K:64. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5B5943 has a hue of 55°, 26% saturation and a brightness value of 36%.
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 #5B5943 Color Codes

Color NameUmber
RGB Values(91, 89, 67)
CMYK Values(0%, 2%, 26%, 64%)
HSV/HSB Values(55°, 26%, 36%)
Closest Web Safe#666633
Inverse Color#A4A6BC [Cadet Blue (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®7763 C
Closest RAL7013 [Brown grey]
Complementary Color#43455B [Outer Space]
#5B5943 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#525252
Weighted Average (Most Common)#575757
Weighted Average (Luma)#585858
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#999999

Hex #5B5943 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5B5943. Complementary color is 43455B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5B5943 is #43455B which is called Outer Space. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5B5943 color is offered by #43455B. 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 (5B5943, 515B43 and 5B4D43)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5B5943 are #515B43 and #5B4D43, called Gray-Asparagus and Olive Drab Camouflage, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5B5943 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 (5B5943, 43515B and 4D435B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5B5943 are #43515B (Outer Space) and #4D435B (English Violet). 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 (5B5943, 435B59 and 59435B)

Triadic Palette

#5B5943 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #435B59 (Feldgrau) and #59435B (English Violet) along with #5B5943, 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 (5B5943, 435B59, 43455B and 5B4345)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5B5943 has #435B59 (Feldgrau), #43455B (Outer Space) and #5B4345 (Rose Ebony). 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 (5B5943, 435B4D, 43455B and 5B4351)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5B5943 contains #435B4D (Gray-Asparagus), #43455B (Outer Space) and #5B4351 (Eggplant). 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 #5B5943 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5B5943 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 5B5943 Color


  • Transparent 7C7A697C7A69
  • Transparent 8C8B7B8C8B7B
  • Transparent 9D9B8E9D9B8E
  • Transparent ADACA1ADACA1
  • Transparent BDBDB4BDBDB4
  • Transparent CECDC7CECDC7
  • Transparent DEDED9DEDED9
  • Transparent EFEEECEFEEEC


  • Transparent 62614F62614F
  • Transparent 666555666555
  • Transparent 6A695B6A695B
  • Transparent 6E6D626E6D62
  • Transparent 717068717068
  • Transparent 75746E75746E
  • Transparent 797874797874
  • Transparent 7C7C7A7C7C7A


  • Transparent 494736494736
  • Transparent 403E2F403E2F
  • Transparent 373528373528
  • Transparent 2E2D222E2D22
  • Transparent 24241B24241B
  • Transparent 1B1B141B1B14
  • Transparent 12120D12120D
  • Transparent 090907090907

#5B5943 Color Patterns

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