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Redwood Color

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

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What is Redwood Color?

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Redwood comes from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list and has the PMS number 18-1443 TCX. It is not included in the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. Redwood color hex code is #A6594B with RGB equivalent (166, 89, 75). It can be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
The CMYK values of this color are not available on the Pantone web site and the ones listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code.

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Redwood 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]
Pantone®18-1443 TCX
Closest RAL8023 [Orange brown]
Complementary Color#4B98A6 [Cadet Blue]
Redwood Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6E6E6E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6F6F6F
Weighted Average (Luma)#686868
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A6A6A6

Redwood Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A6594B. Complementary color is 4B98A6

Complementary Palette

The complement of Redwood 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.

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Analogous color palette with (A6594B, A6874B and A64B6B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Redwood (#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 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 (A6594B, 4BA687 and 4B6BA6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Redwood (#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.

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Triadic color palette with (A6594B, 4BA659 and 594BA6)

Triadic Palette

Redwood 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (A6594B, 4BA659, 4B98A6 and A64B98)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Redwood 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.

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Square color palette with (A6594B, 6BA64B, 4B98A6 and 874BA6)

Square Palette

Redwood 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.

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Rainbow color

Redwood Color Rainbow Palette

Our Redwood 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.

A6594B A5A64B 57A64B 4BA68D 4B71A6 734BA6 A64B8B

Tints, Tones & Shades of Redwood Color


  • Transparent B87A6FB87A6F
  • Transparent C18B81C18B81
  • Transparent CA9B93CA9B93
  • Transparent D3ACA5D3ACA5
  • Transparent DBBDB7DBBDB7
  • Transparent E4CDC9E4CDC9
  • Transparent EDDEDBEDDEDB
  • Transparent F6EEEDF6EEED


  • Transparent 9E61569E6156
  • Transparent 9B655B9B655B
  • Transparent 976960976960
  • Transparent 936D66936D66
  • Transparent 8F706B8F706B
  • Transparent 8B74708B7470
  • Transparent 887875887875
  • Transparent 847C7B847C7B


  • Transparent 85473C85473C
  • Transparent 743E35743E35
  • Transparent 64352D64352D
  • Transparent 532D26532D26
  • Transparent 42241E42241E
  • Transparent 321B17321B17
  • Transparent 21120F21120F
  • Transparent 110908110908

Redwood Color Patterns

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    Redwood Gingham Checks

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    Redwood Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Redwood Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redwood Plaid Pattern

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