Muted Bronze

HEX #CEA175 / RGB (206, 161, 117)

What is Muted Bronze Color?

Muted Bronze (Hex code: CEA175) Thumbnail

Muted Bronze has the hex code #CEA175. The equivalent RGB values are (206, 161, 117), which means it is composed of 43% red, 33% green and 24% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:22 Y:43 K:19. In the HSV/HSB scale, Muted Bronze has a hue of 30°, 43% saturation and a brightness value of 81%.
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.

Muted Bronze color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, muted bronze can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

Muted Bronze Color Codes

Hex Code#CEA175
RGB Values(206, 161, 117)
CMYK Values(0%, 22%, 43%, 19%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 43%, 81%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#315E8A [B'dazzled Blue]
Closest Pantone®728 C
Closest RAL1002 [Sand yellow]
Complementary Color#75A2CE [Dark Pastel Blue]
Muted Bronze Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Luma)#A7A7A7
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CDCDCD

Muted Bronze Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CEA175. Complementary color is 75A2CE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Muted Bronze is Dark Pastel Blue with the hex code #75A2CE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CEA175 color is offered by #75A2CE. 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 (CEA175, CECE75 and CE7576)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Muted Bronze (#CEA175) are Medium Spring Bud (#CECE75) and New York Pink (#CE7576). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Muted Bronze 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 (CEA175, 75CECE and 7576CE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Muted Bronze (#CEA175) are #75CECE (Pearl Aqua) and #7576CE (Violet-Blue (Crayola)). 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 (CEA175, 75CEA1 and A175CE)

Triadic Palette

Muted Bronze triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #75CEA1 (Medium Aquamarine) and #A175CE (Rich Lavender) along with #CEA175 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 (CEA175, 75CEA1, 75A2CE and CE75A2)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Muted Bronze has four colors - #75CEA1 (Medium Aquamarine), #75A2CE (Dark Pastel Blue) and #CE75A2 (Wild Orchid) in addition to the base color (#CEA175). 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 (CEA175, 76CE75, 75A2CE and CE75CE)

Square Palette

Muted Bronze square color palette has #76CE75 (Pastel Green), #75A2CE (Dark Pastel Blue) and #CE75CE (Deep Mauve). 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

Muted Bronze Color Rainbow Palette

Our Muted Bronze 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 Muted Bronze Color


  • Transparent D8B491#D8B491
  • Transparent DDBD9E#DDBD9E
  • Transparent E2C7AC#E2C7AC
  • Transparent E7D0BA#E7D0BA
  • Transparent EBD9C8#EBD9C8
  • Transparent F0E3D6#F0E3D6
  • Transparent F5ECE3#F5ECE3
  • Transparent FAF6F1#FAF6F1


  • Transparent BE9A77#BE9A77
  • Transparent B79778#B79778
  • Transparent AF9479#AF9479
  • Transparent A7917B#A7917B
  • Transparent 9F8D7C#9F8D7C
  • Transparent 978A7D#978A7D
  • Transparent 90877E#90877E
  • Transparent 88837F#88837F


  • Transparent A5815E#A5815E
  • Transparent 907152#907152
  • Transparent 7C6146#7C6146
  • Transparent 67513B#67513B
  • Transparent 52402F#52402F
  • Transparent 3E3023#3E3023
  • Transparent 292017#292017
  • Transparent 15100C#15100C

Muted Bronze Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Muted Bronze Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Muted Bronze Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Bronze Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Bronze Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Bronze Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Bronze Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Bronze Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Bronze Plaid Pattern