#A78243 Hex Code

Color Name: Metallic Sunburst

What is hex #A78243 Color?

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The color name of hex code #A78243 is Metallic Sunburst. The RGB values are (167, 130, 67) which means it is composed of 46% red, 36% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:22 Y:60 K:35. In the HSV/HSB scale, #A78243 has a hue of 38°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 65%.
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 #A78243 Color Codes

Color NameMetallic Sunburst
RGB Values(167, 130, 67)
CMYK Values(0%, 22%, 60%, 35%)
HSV/HSB Values(38°, 60%, 65%)
Closest Web Safe#999933
Inverse Color#587DBC [Glaucous]
Closest Pantone®4505 C
Closest RAL1011 [Brown beige]
Complementary Color#4368A7 [Blue Yonder]
#A78243 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#797979
Desaturated#757575
Weighted Average (Most Common)#868686
Weighted Average (Luma)#858585
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B9B9B9

Hex #A78243 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A78243. Complementary color is 4368A7

Complementary Palette

The complement of #A78243 is #4368A7 which is called Blue Yonder. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A78243 color is offered by #4368A7. 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 (A78243, 9AA743 and A75043)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #A78243 are #9AA743 and #A75043, called Brass and Brown (Crayola), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #A78243 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 (A78243, 439AA7 and 5043A7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #A78243 are #439AA7 (Keppel) and #5043A7 (Ocean 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.

Triadic color palette with (A78243, 43A782 and 8243A7)

Triadic Palette

#A78243 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #43A782 (Mint) and #8243A7 (Cadmium Violet) along with #A78243, 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 (A78243, 43A782, 4368A7 and A74368)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #A78243 has #43A782 (Mint), #4368A7 (Blue Yonder) and #A74368 (Medium Ruby). 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 (A78243, 43A750, 4368A7 and A7439A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #A78243 contains #43A750 (May Green), #4368A7 (Blue Yonder) and #A7439A (Purpureus). 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 #A78243 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #A78243 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.

#A78243 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - A78243

    Metallic Sunburst gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - A78243

    Metallic Sunburst vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - A78243

    Metallic Sunburst polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - A78243

    Metallic Sunburst honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - A78243

    Metallic Sunburst leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - A78243

    Metallic Sunburst houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - A78243

    Metallic Sunburst trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - A78243

    Metallic Sunburst 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.