#726B42 Hex Code

Color Name: Boy Red

What is hex #726B42 Color?

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The color name of hex code #726B42 is Boy Red. The RGB values are (114, 107, 66) which means it is composed of 40% red, 37% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:6 Y:42 K:55. In the HSV/HSB scale, #726B42 has a hue of 51°, 42% saturation and a brightness value of 45%.
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 #726B42 Color Codes

Color NameBoy Red
RGB Values(114, 107, 66)
CMYK Values(0%, 6%, 42%, 55%)
HSV/HSB Values(51°, 42%, 45%)
Closest Web Safe#666633
Inverse Color#8D94BD [Cool Grey]
Closest Pantone®7761 C
Closest RAL1036 [Pearl gold]
Complementary Color#424972 [Independence]
#726B42 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#606060
Weighted Average (Most Common)#696969
Weighted Average (Luma)#6A6A6A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A7A7A7

Hex #726B42 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 726B42. Complementary color is 424972

Complementary Palette

The complement of #726B42 is #424972 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 #726B42 color is offered by #424972. 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 (726B42, 617242 and 725342)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #726B42 are #617242 and #725342, called Fern Green and Mud, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #726B42 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 (726B42, 426172 and 534272)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #726B42 are #426172 (Deep Space Sparkle) and #534272 (Cyber Grape). 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 (726B42, 42726B and 6B4272)

Triadic Palette

#726B42 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #42726B (Hooker's Green) and #6B4272 (Cyber Grape) along with #726B42, 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 (726B42, 42726B, 424972 and 724249)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #726B42 has #42726B (Hooker's Green), #424972 (Independence) and #724249 (Deep Coffee). 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 (726B42, 427253, 424972 and 724261)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #726B42 contains #427253 (Amazon), #424972 (Independence) and #724261 (Deep Ruby). 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 #726B42 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #726B42 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 726B42 Color


  • Transparent 8E89688E8968
  • Transparent 9C977B9C977B
  • Transparent AAA68EAAA68E
  • Transparent B9B5A1B9B5A1
  • Transparent C7C4B3C7C4B3
  • Transparent D5D3C6D5D3C6
  • Transparent E3E1D9E3E1D9
  • Transparent F1F0ECF1F0EC


  • Transparent 756F4E756F4E
  • Transparent 767155767155
  • Transparent 78735B78735B
  • Transparent 797661797661
  • Transparent 7A78677A7867
  • Transparent 7C7A6D7C7A6D
  • Transparent 7D7C747D7C74
  • Transparent 7F7E7A7F7E7A


  • Transparent 5B56355B5635
  • Transparent 504B2E504B2E
  • Transparent 444028444028
  • Transparent 393621393621
  • Transparent 2E2B1A2E2B1A
  • Transparent 222014222014
  • Transparent 17150D17150D
  • Transparent 0B0B070B0B07

#726B42 Color Patterns

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#726B42 Color Interior Ideas

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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.