#C0A649 Hex Code

Color Name: Brass

What is hex #C0A649 Color?

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The color name of hex code #C0A649 is Brass. The RGB values are (192, 166, 73) which means it is composed of 45% red, 39% green and 17% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:14 Y:62 K:25. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C0A649 has a hue of 47°, 62% saturation and a brightness value of 75%.
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 #C0A649 Color Codes

Color NameBrass
RGB Values(192, 166, 73)
CMYK Values(0%, 14%, 62%, 25%)
HSV/HSB Values(47°, 62%, 75%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9933
Inverse Color#3F59B6 [Violet-Blue]
Closest Pantone®7407 C
Closest RAL1024 [Ochre yellow]
Complementary Color#4963C0 [Han Blue]
#C0A649 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#909090
Desaturated#858585
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Luma)#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CBCBCB

Hex #C0A649 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C0A649. Complementary color is 4963C0

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C0A649 is #4963C0 which is called Han Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C0A649 color is offered by #4963C0. 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 (C0A649, 9FC049 and C06B49)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C0A649 are #9FC049 and #C06B49, called Android Green and Copper Red, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C0A649 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 (C0A649, 499FC0 and 6B49C0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C0A649 are #499FC0 (Maximum Blue) and #6B49C0 (Slate 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 (C0A649, 49C0A6 and A649C0)

Triadic Palette

#C0A649 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #49C0A6 (Verdigris) and #A649C0 (Purple Plum) along with #C0A649, 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 (C0A649, 49C0A6, 4963C0 and C04963)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C0A649 has #49C0A6 (Verdigris), #4963C0 (Han Blue) and #C04963 (Popstar). 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 (C0A649, 49C06B, 4963C0 and C0499F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C0A649 contains #49C06B (Emerald), #4963C0 (Han Blue) and #C0499F (Mulberry (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #C0A649 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C0A649 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.

#C0A649 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - C0A649

    Brass gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - C0A649

    Brass vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - C0A649

    Brass polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - C0A649

    Brass honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - C0A649

    Brass leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - C0A649

    Brass houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - C0A649

    Brass trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - C0A649

    Brass 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.