#6A1818 Hex Code

Color Name: Persian Plum

What is hex #6A1818 Color?

Persian Plum (Hex code: 6A1818) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #6A1818 is Persian Plum. The RGB values are (106, 24, 24) which means it is composed of 69% red, 16% green and 16% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:77 Y:77 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6A1818 has a hue of 0°, 77% 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 #6A1818 Color Codes

Color NamePersian Plum
RGB Values(106, 24, 24)
CMYK Values(0%, 77%, 77%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 77%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#660000
Inverse Color#95E7E7 [Non-Photo Blue]
Closest Pantone®7421 C
Closest RAL3004 [Purple red]
Complementary Color#186A6A [Deep Green-Cyan Turquoise]
#6A1818 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#333333
Weighted Average (Most Common)#313131
Weighted Average (Luma)#292929
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6C6C6C

Hex #6A1818 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6A1818. Complementary color is 186A6A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6A1818 is #186A6A which is called Deep Green-Cyan Turquoise. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6A1818 color is offered by #186A6A. 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 (6A1818, 6A4118 and 6A1841)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6A1818 are #6A4118 and #6A1841, called Pullman Brown (UPS Brown) and Pansy Purple, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6A1818 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 (6A1818, 186A41 and 18416A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6A1818 are #186A41 (Dark Spring Green) and #18416A (Indigo (Rainbow)). 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 (6A1818, 186A18 and 18186A)

Triadic Palette

#6A1818 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #186A18 (Royal Green) and #18186A (St. Patrick's Blue) along with #6A1818, 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 (6A1818, 186A18, 186A6A and 6A186A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6A1818 has #186A18 (Royal Green), #186A6A (Deep Green-Cyan Turquoise) and #6A186A (Midnight). 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 (6A1818, 416A18, 186A6A and 41186A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6A1818 contains #416A18 (Dark Moss Green), #186A6A (Deep Green-Cyan Turquoise) and #41186A (Persian Indigo). 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 #6A1818 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6A1818 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.

#6A1818 Color Patterns

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    Persian Plum Gingham Checks

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    Persian Plum Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Persian Plum Polka Dots Pattern

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    Persian Plum Honeycomb Pattern

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    Persian Plum Leaves Pattern

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    Persian Plum Houndstooth Pattern

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    Persian Plum Trellis Pattern

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    Persian Plum 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.