Olive Drab (RAL) color hex code is #393327 and RGB (57, 51, 39). As per HSB/HSV model, the color has a hue of 40°, saturation of 32% and a brightness of 22%. The CMYK values of Olive Drab (RAL) are C:0 M:11 Y:32 K:78.
This Olive Drab comes from the RAL Classic list where it is numbered 6022. RAL is a color list used extensively in several European countries including Germany, Italy, France etc. The color can be applied on a web page with HTML and/or CSS by its hex, RGB, CMYk or HSB color code. Other names: Brown Olive
Please note: RAL colors displayed on the screen are close approximates to the actual color because of the variations in brightness and contrast. The same hold true for these colors printed out on standard printers where the variations in the quality of paper, ink and the device may produce different results.
The complement of Olive Drab (RAL) is Gunmetal with the hex code #272D39. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #393327 color is offered by #272D39. 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.
The analogous colors of Olive Drab (RAL) (#393327) are Olive Drab #7 (#363927) and Cola (#392A27). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Olive Drab (RAL) 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Olive Drab (RAL) (#393327) are #273639 (Gunmetal) and #2A2739 (Gunmetal). 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.
Olive Drab (RAL) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #273933 (Gunmetal) and #332739 (Dark Charcoal) along with #393327 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Olive Drab (RAL) has four colors - #273933 (Gunmetal), #272D39 (Gunmetal) and #39272D (Black Coffee) in addition to the base color (#393327). 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.
Olive Drab (RAL) square color palette has #27392A (Black Leather Jacket), #272D39 (Gunmetal) and #392736 (Black Coffee). 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.
Olive Drab (RAL) Color Rainbow Palette
Our Olive Drab (RAL) 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.