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#6D6549 Hex Code

Color Name: Boy Red

What is hex #6D6549 Color?

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The color name of hex code #6D6549 is Boy Red. The RGB values are (109, 101, 73) which means it is composed of 39% red, 36% green and 26% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:7 Y:33 K:57. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6D6549 has a hue of 47°, 33% saturation and a brightness value of 43%.
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 #6D6549 Color Codes

Color NameBoy Red
RGB Values(109, 101, 73)
CMYK Values(0%, 7%, 33%, 57%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 33%, 43%)
Closest Web Safe#666633
Inverse Color#929AB6 [Cadet Grey]
Closest Pantone®405 C
Closest RAL8025 [Pale brown]
Complementary Color#49516D [Independence]
#6D6549 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5E5E5E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#646464
Weighted Average (Luma)#656565
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A3A3A3

Hex #6D6549 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6D6549. Complementary color is 49516D

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6D6549 is #49516D which is called Independence. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6D6549 color is offered by #49516D. 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 (6D6549, 636D49 and 6D5349)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6D6549 are #636D49 and #6D5349, called Boy Red and Quincy, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6D6549 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 (6D6549, 49636D and 53496D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6D6549 are #49636D (Deep Space Sparkle) and #53496D (Independence). 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 (6D6549, 496D65 and 65496D)

Triadic Palette

#6D6549 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #496D65 (Stormcloud) and #65496D (Cyber Grape) along with #6D6549, 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 (6D6549, 496D65, 49516D and 6D4951)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6D6549 has #496D65 (Stormcloud), #49516D (Independence) and #6D4951 (Deep Tuscan Red). 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 (6D6549, 496D53, 49516D and 6D4963)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6D6549 contains #496D53 (Feldgrau), #49516D (Independence) and #6D4963 (Wenge). 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 #6D6549 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6D6549 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 6D6549 Color


  • Transparent 8A846D8A846D
  • Transparent 999380999380
  • Transparent A7A392A7A392
  • Transparent B6B2A4B6B2A4
  • Transparent C5C1B6C5C1B6
  • Transparent D3D1C8D3D1C8
  • Transparent E2E0DBE2E0DB
  • Transparent F0F0EDF0F0ED


  • Transparent 716A54716A54
  • Transparent 736D5A736D5A
  • Transparent 75705F75705F
  • Transparent 777365777365
  • Transparent 78756A78756A
  • Transparent 7A78707A7870
  • Transparent 7C7B757C7B75
  • Transparent 7E7D7B7E7D7B


  • Transparent 57513A57513A
  • Transparent 4C47334C4733
  • Transparent 413D2C413D2C
  • Transparent 373325373325
  • Transparent 2C281D2C281D
  • Transparent 211E16211E16
  • Transparent 16140F16140F
  • Transparent 0B0A070B0A07

#6D6549 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.