#5E4A6A Hex Code

Color Name: Independence

What is hex #5E4A6A Color?

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The color name of hex code #5E4A6A is Independence. The RGB values are (94, 74, 106) which means it is composed of 34% red, 27% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:11 M:30 Y:0 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5E4A6A has a hue of 278°, 30% saturation and a brightness value of 42%.
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 #5E4A6A Color Codes

Color NameIndependence
RGB Values(94, 74, 106)
CMYK Values(11%, 30%, 0%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(278°, 30%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#A1B595 [Laurel Green]
Closest Pantone®7666 C
Closest RAL7011 [Iron grey]
Complementary Color#566A4A [Ebony]
#5E4A6A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5B5B5B
Desaturated#5A5A5A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#545454
Weighted Average (Luma)#515151
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#939393

Hex #5E4A6A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5E4A6A. Complementary color is 566A4A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5E4A6A is #566A4A which is called Ebony. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5E4A6A color is offered by #566A4A. 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 (5E4A6A, 6A4A66 and 4E4A6A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5E4A6A are #6A4A66 and #4E4A6A, called Wenge and Independence, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5E4A6A 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 (5E4A6A, 666A4A and 4A6A4E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5E4A6A are #666A4A (Boy Red) and #4A6A4E (Feldgrau). 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 (5E4A6A, 6A5E4A and 4A6A5E)

Triadic Palette

#5E4A6A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6A5E4A (Quincy) and #4A6A5E (Stormcloud) along with #5E4A6A, 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 (5E4A6A, 6A5E4A, 566A4A and 4A566A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5E4A6A has #6A5E4A (Quincy), #566A4A (Ebony) and #4A566A (Independence). 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 (5E4A6A, 6A4E4A, 566A4A and 4A666A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5E4A6A contains #6A4E4A (Liver), #566A4A (Ebony) and #4A666A (Deep Space Sparkle). 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 #5E4A6A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5E4A6A 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.

#5E4A6A Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 5E4A6A

    Independence gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 5E4A6A

    Independence vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 5E4A6A

    Independence polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 5E4A6A

    Independence honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 5E4A6A

    Independence leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 5E4A6A

    Independence houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 5E4A6A

    Independence trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 5E4A6A

    Independence 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.