#B3A272 Hex Code

Color Name: Camel

What is hex #B3A272 Color?

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The color name of hex code #B3A272 is Camel. The RGB values are (179, 162, 114) which means it is composed of 39% red, 36% green and 25% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:10 Y:36 K:30. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B3A272 has a hue of 44°, 36% saturation and a brightness value of 70%.
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 #B3A272 Color Codes

Color NameCamel
RGB Values(179, 162, 114)
CMYK Values(0%, 10%, 36%, 30%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 36%, 70%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#4C5D8D [UCLA Blue]
Closest Pantone®5845 C
Closest RAL1019 [Grey beige]
Complementary Color#7283B3 [Shadow Blue]
#B3A272 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#989898
Desaturated#939393
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Luma)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CACACA

Hex #B3A272 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B3A272. Complementary color is 7283B3

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B3A272 is #7283B3 which is called Shadow Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B3A272 color is offered by #7283B3. 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 (B3A272, A4B372 and B38272)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B3A272 are #A4B372 and #B38272, called Olivine and Light Taupe, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B3A272 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 (B3A272, 72A4B3 and 8272B3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B3A272 are #72A4B3 (Crystal Blue) and #8272B3 (Middle Blue Purple). 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 (B3A272, 72B3A2 and A272B3)

Triadic Palette

#B3A272 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #72B3A2 (Green Sheen) and #A272B3 (Purple Mountain Majesty) along with #B3A272, 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 (B3A272, 72B3A2, 7283B3 and B37283)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B3A272 has #72B3A2 (Green Sheen), #7283B3 (Shadow Blue) and #B37283 (Turkish Rose). 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 (B3A272, 72B382, 7283B3 and B372A4)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B3A272 contains #72B382 (Iguana Green), #7283B3 (Shadow Blue) and #B372A4 (Pearly Purple). 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 #B3A272 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B3A272 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.

#B3A272 Color Patterns

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    Camel Gingham Checks

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    Camel Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Camel Polka Dots Pattern

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    Camel Honeycomb Pattern

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    Camel Leaves Pattern

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    Camel Houndstooth Pattern

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    Camel Trellis Pattern

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    Camel 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.