Redwood (Pantone)

HEX #A6594B / RGB (166, 89, 75)

Red Wood Sign Plank

What is Redwood (Pantone) Color?

Redwood (Pantone) (Hex code: A6594B) Thumbnail

Redwood is a dull brownish-red color from the Pantone® Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is numbered 18-1443 TCX. The company does not provide the CMYK values and the ones listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code.
For HTML, CSS and web applications, use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

Redwood (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#A6594B
RGB Values(166, 89, 75)
CMYK Values(0%, 46%, 55%, 35%)
HSV/HSB Values(9°, 55%, 65%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#59A6B4 [Crystal Blue]
Closest RAL8023 [Orange brown]
Complementary Color#4B98A6 [Cadet Blue]
Redwood (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6E6E6E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6F6F6F
Weighted Average (Luma)#686868
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A6A6A6

Redwood (Pantone) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A6594B. Complementary color is 4B98A6

Complementary Palette

The complement of Redwood (Pantone) is Cadet Blue with the hex code #4B98A6. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A6594B color is offered by #4B98A6. 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 (A6594B, A6874B and A64B6B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Redwood (Pantone) (#A6594B) are Bronze (Metallic) (#A6874B) and China Rose (#A64B6B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Redwood (Pantone) 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 (A6594B, 4BA687 and 4B6BA6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Redwood (Pantone) (#A6594B) are #4BA687 (Mint) and #4B6BA6 (Blue Yonder). 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 (A6594B, 4BA659 and 594BA6)

Triadic Palette

Redwood (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4BA659 (Middle Green) and #594BA6 (Plump Purple) along with #A6594B 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 (A6594B, 4BA659, 4B98A6 and A64B98)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Redwood (Pantone) has four colors - #4BA659 (Middle Green), #4B98A6 (Cadet Blue) and #A64B98 (Purpureus) in addition to the base color (#A6594B). 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 (A6594B, 6BA64B, 4B98A6 and 874BA6)

Square Palette

Redwood (Pantone) square color palette has #6BA64B (Apple), #4B98A6 (Cadet Blue) and #874BA6 (Royal Purple). 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

Redwood (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Redwood (Pantone) 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 Redwood (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent B87A6F#B87A6F
  • Transparent C18B81#C18B81
  • Transparent CA9B93#CA9B93
  • Transparent D3ACA5#D3ACA5
  • Transparent DBBDB7#DBBDB7
  • Transparent E4CDC9#E4CDC9
  • Transparent EDDEDB#EDDEDB
  • Transparent F6EEED#F6EEED


  • Transparent 9E6156#9E6156
  • Transparent 9B655B#9B655B
  • Transparent 976960#976960
  • Transparent 936D66#936D66
  • Transparent 8F706B#8F706B
  • Transparent 8B7470#8B7470
  • Transparent 887875#887875
  • Transparent 847C7B#847C7B


  • Transparent 85473C#85473C
  • Transparent 743E35#743E35
  • Transparent 64352D#64352D
  • Transparent 532D26#532D26
  • Transparent 42241E#42241E
  • Transparent 321B17#321B17
  • Transparent 21120F#21120F
  • Transparent 110908#110908

Redwood (Pantone) Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Redwood (Pantone) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Redwood (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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