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Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Color

HEX #9D6C4A / RGB (157, 108, 74)

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What is Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Color?

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Mustard Brown (RAL Design) has the hex code #9D6C4A. The equivalent RGB values are (157, 108, 74), which means it is composed of 46% red, 32% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:31 Y:53 K:38. In the HSV/HSB scale, Mustard Brown (RAL Design) has a hue of 25°, 53% saturation and a brightness value of 62%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 060 50 30, Mustard Brown (RAL Design) hex code is #9D6C4A with equivalent RGB (157, 108, 74). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Mustard Brown (RAL Design)'s CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Color Codes

Hex Code#9D6C4A
RGB Values(157, 108, 74)
CMYK Values(0%, 31%, 53%, 38%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 53%, 62%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#6293B5 [Silver Lake Blue]
Closest Pantone®7525 C
Closest RAL1011 [Brown beige]
Complementary Color#4A7B9D [Blue Yonder]
Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Weighted Average (Most Common)#777777
Weighted Average (Luma)#747474
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AEAEAE

Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9D6C4A. Complementary color is 4A7B9D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mustard Brown (RAL Design) is Blue Yonder with the hex code #4A7B9D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9D6C4A color is offered by #4A7B9D. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (9D6C4A, 9D964A and 9D4A52)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mustard Brown (RAL Design) (#9D6C4A) are Bronze (Metallic) (#9D964A) and Middle Red Purple (#9D4A52). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mustard Brown (RAL Design) 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (9D6C4A, 4A9D96 and 4A529D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mustard Brown (RAL Design) (#9D6C4A) are #4A9D96 (Polished Pine) and #4A529D (Liberty). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (9D6C4A, 4A9D6C and 6C4A9D)

Triadic Palette

Mustard Brown (RAL Design) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4A9D6C (Forest Green (Crayola)) and #6C4A9D (Dark Lavender) along with #9D6C4A create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (9D6C4A, 4A9D6C, 4A7B9D and 9D4A7B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mustard Brown (RAL Design) has four colors - #4A9D6C (Forest Green (Crayola)), #4A7B9D (Blue Yonder) and #9D4A7B (Magenta Haze) in addition to the base color (#9D6C4A). 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.

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Square color palette with (9D6C4A, 529D4A, 4A7B9D and 964A9D)

Square Palette

Mustard Brown (RAL Design) square color palette has #529D4A (May Green), #4A7B9D (Blue Yonder) and #964A9D (Purpureus). 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.

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Rainbow color

Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mustard Brown (RAL Design) 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Color


  • Transparent B1896EB1896E
  • Transparent BA9880BA9880
  • Transparent C4A792C4A792
  • Transparent CEB6A5CEB6A5
  • Transparent D8C4B7D8C4B7
  • Transparent E2D3C9E2D3C9
  • Transparent EBE2DBEBE2DB
  • Transparent F5F0EDF5F0ED


  • Transparent 977055977055
  • Transparent 94725A94725A
  • Transparent 917460917460
  • Transparent 8F76658F7665
  • Transparent 8C786A8C786A
  • Transparent 897A70897A70
  • Transparent 867C75867C75
  • Transparent 837E7B837E7B


  • Transparent 7E563B7E563B
  • Transparent 6E4C346E4C34
  • Transparent 5E412C5E412C
  • Transparent 4F36254F3625
  • Transparent 3F2B1E3F2B1E
  • Transparent 2F20162F2016
  • Transparent 1F160F1F160F
  • Transparent 100B07100B07

Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Color Patterns

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    Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Gingham Checks

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    Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mustard Brown (RAL Design) Plaid Pattern

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