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Maroon (X11) Color

HEX #B03060 / RGB (176, 48, 96)

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What is Maroon (X11) Color?

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Maroon (X11) has the hex code #B03060. The equivalent RGB values are (176, 48, 96), which means it is composed of 55% red, 15% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:73 Y:45 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, Maroon (X11) has a hue of 338°, 73% saturation and a brightness value of 69%.
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.

X11 maroon color is different from the maroon from the web colors list. When using the color by name in HTML or CSS code, the web maroon (hex code #800000) will be displayed. Thus, use only hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values of X11 maroon to have get this color.

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Maroon (X11) Color Codes

Hex Code#B03060
RGB Values(176, 48, 96)
CMYK Values(0%, 73%, 45%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(338°, 73%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#993366
Inverse Color#4FCF9F [Eucalyptus]
Closest Pantone®7433 C
Closest RAL4010 [Telemagenta]
Complementary Color#30B080 [Jungle Green]
Maroon (X11) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6B6B6B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Luma)#4F4F4F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#929292

Maroon (X11) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B03060. Complementary color is 30B080

Complementary Palette

The complement of Maroon (X11) is Jungle Green with the hex code #30B080. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B03060 color is offered by #30B080. 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.

B03060 30B080
Analogous color palette with (B03060, B04030 and B030A0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Maroon (X11) (#B03060) are Medium Carmine (#B04030) and Byzantine (#B030A0). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Maroon (X11) 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.

B03060 B04030 B030A0
Split Complementary color palette with (B03060, 30B040 and 30A0B0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Maroon (X11) (#B03060) are #30B040 (American Green) and #30A0B0 (Moonstone). 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.

B03060 30B040 30A0B0
Triadic color palette with (B03060, 60B030 and 3060B0)

Triadic Palette

Maroon (X11) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #60B030 (Green (RYB)) and #3060B0 (Cerulean Blue) along with #B03060 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

B03060 60B030 3060B0
Tetradic color palette with (B03060, 60B030, 30B080 and 8030B0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Maroon (X11) has four colors - #60B030 (Green (RYB)), #30B080 (Jungle Green) and #8030B0 (Grape) in addition to the base color (#B03060). 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.

B03060 60B030 30B080 8030B0
Square color palette with (B03060, A0B030, 30B080 and 4030B0)

Square Palette

Maroon (X11) square color palette has #A0B030 (Citron), #30B080 (Jungle Green) and #4030B0 (Ocean Blue). 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.

B03060 A0B030 30B080 4030B0
Rainbow color

Maroon (X11) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Maroon (X11) 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.

B0305F B06F30 84B030 30B04A 30A8B0 303AB0 9330B0

Tints, Tones & Shades of Maroon (X11) Color


  • Transparent C05980C05980
  • Transparent C86E90C86E90
  • Transparent D083A0D083A0
  • Transparent D898B0D898B0
  • Transparent DFACBFDFACBF
  • Transparent E7C1CFE7C1CF
  • Transparent EFD6DFEFD6DF
  • Transparent F7EAEFF7EAEF


  • Transparent A64066A64066
  • Transparent A2486AA2486A
  • Transparent 9D506D9D506D
  • Transparent 985870985870
  • Transparent 936073936073
  • Transparent 8E68768E6876
  • Transparent 8A707A8A707A
  • Transparent 85787D85787D


  • Transparent 8D264D8D264D
  • Transparent 7B22437B2243
  • Transparent 6A1D3A6A1D3A
  • Transparent 581830581830
  • Transparent 461326461326
  • Transparent 350E1D350E1D
  • Transparent 230A13230A13
  • Transparent 12050A12050A

Maroon (X11) Color Patterns

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    Maroon (X11) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Maroon (X11) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maroon (X11) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maroon (X11) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maroon (X11) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maroon (X11) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maroon (X11) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maroon (X11) Plaid Pattern

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