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#F4A460 Hex Code

Color Name: Sandy Brown

What is hex #F4A460 Color?

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The color name of hex code #F4A460 is Sandy Brown. The RGB values are (244, 164, 96) which means it is composed of 48% red, 33% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:33 Y:61 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, #F4A460 has a hue of 28°, 61% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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 #F4A460 Color Codes

Color NameSandy Brown
RGB Values(244, 164, 96)
CMYK Values(0%, 33%, 61%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(28°, 61%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9966
Inverse Color#0B5B9F [Medium Electric Blue]
Closest Pantone®714 C
Closest RAL1017 [Saffron yellow]
Complementary Color#60B0F4 [Blue Jeans]
#F4A460 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B5B5B5
Weighted Average (Luma)#B0B0B0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D1D1D1

Hex #F4A460 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F4A460. Complementary color is 60B0F4

Complementary Palette

The complement of #F4A460 is #60B0F4 which is called Blue Jeans. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F4A460 color is offered by #60B0F4. 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 (F4A460, F4EE60 and F46066)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #F4A460 are #F4EE60 and #F46066, called Corn and Pastel Red, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #F4A460 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 (F4A460, 60F4EE and 6066F4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #F4A460 are #60F4EE (Electric Blue) and #6066F4 (Very Light Blue). 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 (F4A460, 60F4A4 and A460F4)

Triadic Palette

#F4A460 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #60F4A4 (Medium Aquamarine) and #A460F4 (Lavender Indigo) along with #F4A460, 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 (F4A460, 60F4A4, 60B0F4 and F460B0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #F4A460 has #60F4A4 (Medium Aquamarine), #60B0F4 (Blue Jeans) and #F460B0 (Hot Pink). 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 (F4A460, 66F460, 60B0F4 and EE60F4)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #F4A460 contains #66F460 (Screamin' Green), #60B0F4 (Blue Jeans) and #EE60F4 (Shocking Pink (Crayola)). 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 #F4A460 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #F4A460 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 F4A460 Color


  • Transparent F6B680F6B680
  • Transparent F7BF90F7BF90
  • Transparent F8C8A0F8C8A0
  • Transparent FAD2B0FAD2B0
  • Transparent FBDBBFFBDBBF
  • Transparent FCE4CFFCE4CF
  • Transparent FDEDDFFDEDDF
  • Transparent FEF6EFFEF6EF


  • Transparent DD9D66DD9D66
  • Transparent D1996AD1996A
  • Transparent C6966DC6966D
  • Transparent BA9270BA9270
  • Transparent AE8E73AE8E73
  • Transparent A38B76A38B76
  • Transparent 97877A97877A
  • Transparent 8C847D8C847D


  • Transparent C3834DC3834D
  • Transparent AB7343AB7343
  • Transparent 92623A92623A
  • Transparent 7A52307A5230
  • Transparent 624226624226
  • Transparent 49311D49311D
  • Transparent 312113312113
  • Transparent 18100A18100A

#F4A460 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.