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#6A6A61 Hex Code

Color Name: Granite Gray

What is hex #6A6A61 Color?

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The color name of hex code #6A6A61 is Granite Gray. The RGB values are (106, 106, 97) which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:9 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6A6A61 has a hue of 60°, 8% 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.

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Hex #6A6A61 Color Codes

Color NameGranite Gray
RGB Values(106, 106, 97)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 9%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(60°, 8%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#95959E [Spanish Gray]
Closest Pantone®417 C
Closest RAL7039 [Quartz grey]
Complementary Color#61616A [Granite Gray]
#6A6A61 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#676767
Weighted Average (Most Common)#696969
Weighted Average (Luma)#696969
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A6A6A6

Hex #6A6A61 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6A6A61. Complementary color is 61616A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6A6A61 is #61616A which is called Granite Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6A6A61 color is offered by #61616A. 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 (6A6A61, 666A61 and 6A6661)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6A6A61 are #666A61 and #6A6661, called Granite Gray and Granite Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6A6A61 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 (6A6A61, 61666A and 66616A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6A6A61 are #61666A (Granite Gray) and #66616A (Granite 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 (6A6A61, 616A6A and 6A616A)

Triadic Palette

#6A6A61 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #616A6A (Granite Gray) and #6A616A (Granite Gray) along with #6A6A61, 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 (6A6A61, 616A6A, 61616A and 6A6161)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6A6A61 has #616A6A (Granite Gray), #61616A (Granite Gray) and #6A6161 (Granite Gray). 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 (6A6A61, 616A66, 61616A and 6A6166)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6A6A61 contains #616A66 (Granite Gray), #61616A (Granite Gray) and #6A6166 (Granite Gray). 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 #6A6A61 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6A6A61 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 6A6A61 Color


  • Transparent 888881888881
  • Transparent 979790979790
  • Transparent A6A6A0A6A6A0
  • Transparent B5B5B0B5B5B0
  • Transparent C3C3C0C3C3C0
  • Transparent D2D2D0D2D2D0
  • Transparent E1E1DFE1E1DF
  • Transparent F0F0EFF0F0EF


  • Transparent 6E6E676E6E67
  • Transparent 71716A71716A
  • Transparent 73736D73736D
  • Transparent 757571757571
  • Transparent 777774777774
  • Transparent 797977797977
  • Transparent 7C7C7A7C7C7A
  • Transparent 7E7E7D7E7E7D


  • Transparent 55554E55554E
  • Transparent 4A4A444A4A44
  • Transparent 40403A40403A
  • Transparent 353531353531
  • Transparent 2A2A272A2A27
  • Transparent 20201D20201D
  • Transparent 151513151513
  • Transparent 0B0B0A0B0B0A

#6A6A61 Color Patterns

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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.