Light Umber

HEX #5A2506 / RGB (90, 37, 6)

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What is Light Umber Color?

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Light Umber has the hex code #5A2506. The equivalent RGB values are (90, 37, 6), which means it is composed of 68% red, 28% green and 5% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:59 Y:93 K:65. In the HSV/HSB scale, Light Umber has a hue of 22°, 93% saturation and a brightness value of 35%.
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.

Light Umber is a Ferrario 1919 color. To apply it on web pages (Html or CSS), use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

Light Umber Color Codes

Hex Code#5A2506
RGB Values(90, 37, 6)
CMYK Values(0%, 59%, 93%, 65%)
HSV/HSB Values(22°, 93%, 35%)
Closest Web Safe#663300
Inverse Color#A5DAF9 [Non-Photo Blue]
Closest Pantone®732 C
Closest RAL3005 [Wine red]
Complementary Color#063B5A [Prussian Blue]
Light Umber Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#313131
Weighted Average (Luma)#2E2E2E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#727272

Light Umber Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5A2506. Complementary color is 063B5A

Complementary Palette

The complement of Light Umber is Prussian Blue with the hex code #063B5A. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5A2506 color is offered by #063B5A. 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 (5A2506, 5A4F06 and 5A0611)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Light Umber (#5A2506) are Violin Brown (#5A4F06) and Dark Scarlet (#5A0611). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Light Umber with a 30° separation on either side. 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 (5A2506, 065A4F and 06115A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Light Umber (#5A2506) are #065A4F (Bangladesh Green) and #06115A (Oxford 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 (5A2506, 065A25 and 25065A)

Triadic Palette

Light Umber triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #065A25 (Forest Green (Traditional)) and #25065A (Deep Violet) along with #5A2506 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 (5A2506, 065A25, 063B5A and 5A063B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Light Umber has four colors - #065A25 (Forest Green (Traditional)), #063B5A (Prussian Blue) and #5A063B (Spanish Purple) in addition to the base color (#5A2506). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (5A2506, 115A06, 063B5A and 4F065A)

Square Palette

Light Umber square color palette has #115A06 (Lincoln Green), #063B5A (Prussian Blue) and #4F065A (American 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

Light Umber Color Rainbow Palette

Our Light Umber rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Light Umber Color


  • Transparent 7B5138#7B5138
  • Transparent 8C6651#8C6651
  • Transparent 9C7C6A#9C7C6A
  • Transparent AD9283#AD9283
  • Transparent BDA89B#BDA89B
  • Transparent CEBEB4#CEBEB4
  • Transparent DED3CD#DED3CD
  • Transparent EFE9E6#EFE9E6


  • Transparent 62371E#62371E
  • Transparent 65402B#65402B
  • Transparent 694937#694937
  • Transparent 6D5343#6D5343
  • Transparent 715C4F#715C4F
  • Transparent 75655B#75655B
  • Transparent 786E68#786E68
  • Transparent 7C7774#7C7774


  • Transparent 481E05#481E05
  • Transparent 3F1A04#3F1A04
  • Transparent 361604#361604
  • Transparent 2D1303#2D1303
  • Transparent 240F02#240F02
  • Transparent 1B0B02#1B0B02
  • Transparent 120701#120701
  • Transparent 090401#090401

Light Umber Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Light Umber Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Light Umber Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Umber Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Umber Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Umber Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Umber Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Umber Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Light Umber Plaid Pattern

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