#604A26 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Brown

What is hex #604A26 Color?

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The color name of hex code #604A26 is Dark Brown. The RGB values are (96, 74, 38) which means it is composed of 46% red, 36% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:23 Y:60 K:62. In the HSV/HSB scale, #604A26 has a hue of 37°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 38%.
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 #604A26 Color Codes

Color NameDark Brown
RGB Values(96, 74, 38)
CMYK Values(0%, 23%, 60%, 62%)
HSV/HSB Values(37°, 60%, 38%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#9FB5D9 [Wild Blue Yonder]
Closest Pantone®4485 C
Closest RAL8007 [Fawn brown]
Complementary Color#263C60 [Indigo (Rainbow)]
#604A26 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#454545
Desaturated#434343
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Luma)#4C4C4C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#909090

Hex #604A26 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 604A26. Complementary color is 263C60

Complementary Palette

The complement of #604A26 is #263C60 which is called Indigo (Rainbow). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #604A26 color is offered by #263C60. 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 (604A26, 596026 and 602D26)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #604A26 are #596026 and #602D26, called Soldier Green and Caput Mortuum, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #604A26 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 (604A26, 265960 and 2D2660)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #604A26 are #265960 (Dark Slate Gray) and #2D2660 (Deep Koamaru). 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 (604A26, 26604A and 4A2660)

Triadic Palette

#604A26 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #26604A (Dark Slate Gray) and #4A2660 (American Purple) along with #604A26, 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 (604A26, 26604A, 263C60 and 60263C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #604A26 has #26604A (Dark Slate Gray), #263C60 (Indigo (Rainbow)) and #60263C (Brown Chocolate). 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 (604A26, 26602D, 263C60 and 602659)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #604A26 contains #26602D (Mughal Green), #263C60 (Indigo (Rainbow)) and #602659 (Palatinate 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #604A26 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #604A26 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.

#604A26 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 604A26

    Dark Brown gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 604A26

    Dark Brown vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 604A26

    Dark Brown polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 604A26

    Dark Brown honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 604A26

    Dark Brown leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 604A26

    Dark Brown houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 604A26

    Dark Brown trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 604A26

    Dark Brown 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.