#6A2D45 Hex Code

Color Name: Old Mauve

What is hex #6A2D45 Color?

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The color name of hex code #6A2D45 is Old Mauve. The RGB values are (106, 45, 69) which means it is composed of 48% red, 20% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:58 Y:35 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6A2D45 has a hue of 336°, 58% 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 #6A2D45 Color Codes

Color NameOld Mauve
RGB Values(106, 45, 69)
CMYK Values(0%, 58%, 35%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(336°, 58%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#95D2BA [Turquoise Green]
Closest Pantone®7643 C
Closest RAL4004 [Claret violet]
Complementary Color#2D6A52 [Amazon]
#6A2D45 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#494949
Desaturated#4C4C4C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#424242
Weighted Average (Luma)#3C3C3C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#808080

Hex #6A2D45 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6A2D45. Complementary color is 2D6A52

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6A2D45 is #2D6A52 which is called Amazon. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6A2D45 color is offered by #2D6A52. 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 (6A2D45, 6A342D and 6A2D64)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6A2D45 are #6A342D and #6A2D64, called Garnet and Palatinate Purple, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6A2D45 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 (6A2D45, 2D6A34 and 2D646A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6A2D45 are #2D6A34 (Mughal Green) and #2D646A (Myrtle Green). 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 (6A2D45, 456A2D and 2D456A)

Triadic Palette

#6A2D45 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #456A2D (Dark Olive Green) and #2D456A (Police Blue) along with #6A2D45, 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 (6A2D45, 456A2D, 2D6A52 and 522D6A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6A2D45 has #456A2D (Dark Olive Green), #2D6A52 (Amazon) and #522D6A (Imperial). 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 (6A2D45, 646A2D, 2D6A52 and 342D6A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6A2D45 contains #646A2D (Mustard Green), #2D6A52 (Amazon) and #342D6A (Deep Koamaru). 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 #6A2D45 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6A2D45 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.

#6A2D45 Color Patterns

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    Old Mauve Gingham Checks

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    Old Mauve Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Old Mauve Polka Dots Pattern

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    Old Mauve Honeycomb Pattern

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    Old Mauve Leaves Pattern

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    Old Mauve Houndstooth Pattern

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    Old Mauve Trellis Pattern

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    Old Mauve 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.