Burnt Sienna (M&P)

HEX #E97451 / RGB (233, 116, 81)

Hanuman - Hindu god covered with vermillion and burnt sienna

What is Burnt Sienna (M&P) Color?

Burnt Sienna (M&P) (Hex code: E97451) Thumbnail

Burnt Sienna (M&P) has the hex code #E97451. The equivalent RGB values are (233, 116, 81), which means it is composed of 54% red, 27% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:50 Y:65 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, Burnt Sienna (M&P) has a hue of 14°, 65% saturation and a brightness value of 91%.
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.

The burnt sienna color described in Maerz & Paul's seminal A Dictionary of Color is much lighter than the traditional color. It can be considered as a mix of burnt orange and raw sienna. In HTML and CSS code, use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

Burnt Sienna (M&P) Color Codes

Hex Code#E97451
RGB Values(233, 116, 81)
CMYK Values(0%, 50%, 65%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(14°, 65%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6666
Inverse Color#168BAE [Blue-Green]
Closest Pantone®7416 C
Closest RAL2012 [Salmon orange]
Complementary Color#51C6E9 [Picton Blue]
Burnt Sienna (M&P) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#939393
Weighted Average (Luma)#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BCBCBC

Burnt Sienna (M&P) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E97451. Complementary color is 51C6E9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Burnt Sienna (M&P) is Picton Blue with the hex code #51C6E9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E97451 color is offered by #51C6E9. 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 (E97451, E9C051 and E9517A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Burnt Sienna (M&P) (#E97451) are Maize (Crayola) (#E9C051) and Dark Pink (#E9517A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Burnt Sienna (M&P) 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 (E97451, 51E9C0 and 517AE9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Burnt Sienna (M&P) (#E97451) are #51E9C0 (Turquoise) and #517AE9 (Blueberry). 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 (E97451, 51E974 and 7451E9)

Triadic Palette

Burnt Sienna (M&P) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #51E974 (Very Light Malachite Green) and #7451E9 (Majorelle Blue) along with #E97451 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 (E97451, 51E974, 51C6E9 and E951C6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Burnt Sienna (M&P) has four colors - #51E974 (Very Light Malachite Green), #51C6E9 (Picton Blue) and #E951C6 (Light Deep Pink) in addition to the base color (#E97451). 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 (E97451, 7AE951, 51C6E9 and C051E9)

Square Palette

Burnt Sienna (M&P) square color palette has #7AE951 (Kiwi), #51C6E9 (Picton Blue) and #C051E9 (Medium Orchid). 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

Burnt Sienna (M&P) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Burnt Sienna (M&P) 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 Burnt Sienna (M&P) Color


  • Transparent ED9074#ED9074
  • Transparent F09E85#F09E85
  • Transparent F2AC97#F2AC97
  • Transparent F4BAA8#F4BAA8
  • Transparent F6C7B9#F6C7B9
  • Transparent F8D5CB#F8D5CB
  • Transparent FBE3DC#FBE3DC
  • Transparent FDF1EE#FDF1EE


  • Transparent D4765A#D4765A
  • Transparent CA785F#CA785F
  • Transparent BF7964#BF7964
  • Transparent B57A69#B57A69
  • Transparent AA7B6D#AA7B6D
  • Transparent A07C72#A07C72
  • Transparent 957E77#957E77
  • Transparent 8B7F7B#8B7F7B


  • Transparent BA5D41#BA5D41
  • Transparent A35139#A35139
  • Transparent 8C4631#8C4631
  • Transparent 753A29#753A29
  • Transparent 5D2E20#5D2E20
  • Transparent 462318#462318
  • Transparent 2F1710#2F1710
  • Transparent 170C08#170C08

Burnt Sienna (M&P) Color Patterns

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    Burnt Sienna (M&P) Gingham Checks

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    Burnt Sienna (M&P) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Burnt Sienna (M&P) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Burnt Sienna (M&P) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Burnt Sienna (M&P) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Burnt Sienna (M&P) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Burnt Sienna (M&P) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Burnt Sienna (M&P) Plaid Pattern

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