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Peat Red Brown Color

HEX #6C5755 / RGB (108, 87, 85)

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What is Peat Red Brown Color?

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Peat Red Brown has the hex code #6C5755. The equivalent RGB values are (108, 87, 85), which means it is composed of 39% red, 31% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:20 Y:21 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, Peat Red Brown has a hue of 5°, 21% saturation and a brightness value of 42%.
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.

Peat Red Brown is an RAL Design color with the number 030 40 10. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Peat Red Brown hex code is #6C5755 with equivalent RGB (108, 87, 85). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Peat Red Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#6C5755
RGB Values(108, 87, 85)
CMYK Values(0%, 20%, 21%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(5°, 21%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#93A8AA [Cadet Grey]
Closest Pantone®405 C
Closest RAL8025 [Pale brown]
Complementary Color#556A6C [Cadet]
Peat Red Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Luma)#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9C9C9C

Peat Red Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6C5755. Complementary color is 556A6C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Peat Red Brown is Cadet with the hex code #556A6C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6C5755 color is offered by #556A6C. 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 (6C5755, 6C6355 and 6C555F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Peat Red Brown (#6C5755) are Boy Red (#6C6355) and Wenge (#6C555F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Peat Red Brown 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 (6C5755, 556C63 and 555F6C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Peat Red Brown (#6C5755) are #556C63 (Stormcloud) and #555F6C (Black Coral). 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 (6C5755, 556C57 and 57556C)

Triadic Palette

Peat Red Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #556C57 (Ebony) and #57556C (Independence) along with #6C5755 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 (6C5755, 556C57, 556A6C and 6C556A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Peat Red Brown has four colors - #556C57 (Ebony), #556A6C (Cadet) and #6C556A (Granite Gray) in addition to the base color (#6C5755). 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 (6C5755, 5F6C55, 556A6C and 63556C)

Square Palette

Peat Red Brown square color palette has #5F6C55 (Axolotl), #556A6C (Cadet) and #63556C (Granite Gray). 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

Peat Red Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Peat Red Brown 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 Peat Red Brown Color


  • Transparent 897977897977
  • Transparent 988988988988
  • Transparent A79A99A79A99
  • Transparent B6ABAAB6ABAA
  • Transparent C4BCBBC4BCBB
  • Transparent D3CDCCD3CDCC
  • Transparent E2DDDDE2DDDD
  • Transparent F0EEEEF0EEEE


  • Transparent 705F5E705F5E
  • Transparent 726362726362
  • Transparent 746766746766
  • Transparent 766C6B766C6B
  • Transparent 78706F78706F
  • Transparent 7A74737A7473
  • Transparent 7C78777C7877
  • Transparent 7E7C7C7E7C7C


  • Transparent 564644564644
  • Transparent 4C3D3C4C3D3C
  • Transparent 413433413433
  • Transparent 362C2B362C2B
  • Transparent 2B23222B2322
  • Transparent 201A1A201A1A
  • Transparent 161111161111
  • Transparent 0B09090B0909

Peat Red Brown Color Patterns

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    Peat Red Brown Gingham Checks

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    Peat Red Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Peat Red Brown Polka Dots Pattern

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    Peat Red Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Peat Red Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Peat Red Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Peat Red Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Peat Red Brown Plaid Pattern

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