Royal Burgundy

HEX #740F35 / RGB (116, 15, 53)

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What is Royal Burgundy Color?

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Royal Burgundy has the hex code #740F35. The equivalent RGB values are (116, 15, 53), which means it is composed of 63% red, 8% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:87 Y:54 K:55. In the HSV/HSB scale, Royal Burgundy has a hue of 337°, 87% saturation and a brightness value of 45%.
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.

Royal Burgundy color can only be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB, CMYK and HSB values.

Royal Burgundy Color Codes

Hex Code#740F35
RGB Values(116, 15, 53)
CMYK Values(0%, 87%, 54%, 55%)
HSV/HSB Values(337°, 87%, 45%)
Closest Web Safe#660033
Inverse Color#8BF0CA [Aquamarine]
Closest Pantone®7421 C
Closest RAL4004 [Claret violet]
Complementary Color#0F744E [Salem]
Royal Burgundy Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#313131
Weighted Average (Luma)#272727
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#696969

Royal Burgundy Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 740F35. Complementary color is 0F744E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Royal Burgundy is Salem with the hex code #0F744E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #740F35 color is offered by #0F744E. 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 (740F35, 741C0F and 740F68)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Royal Burgundy (#740F35) are Kenyan Copper (#741C0F) and Midnight (#740F68). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Royal Burgundy 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 (740F35, 0F741C and 0F6874)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Royal Burgundy (#740F35) are #0F741C (La Salle Green) and #0F6874 (Blue Sapphire). 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 (740F35, 35740F and 0F3574)

Triadic Palette

Royal Burgundy triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #35740F (Metallic Green) and #0F3574 (Catalina Blue) along with #740F35 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 (740F35, 35740F, 0F744E and 4E0F74)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Royal Burgundy has four colors - #35740F (Metallic Green), #0F744E (Salem) and #4E0F74 (Blue-Violet (Color Wheel)) in addition to the base color (#740F35). 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 (740F35, 68740F, 0F744E and 1B0F74)

Square Palette

Royal Burgundy square color palette has #68740F (Bronze Yellow), #0F744E (Salem) and #1B0F74 (Persian Indigo). 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

Royal Burgundy Color Rainbow Palette

Our Royal Burgundy 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 Royal Burgundy Color


  • Transparent 903F5D#903F5D
  • Transparent 9E5772#9E5772
  • Transparent AC6F86#AC6F86
  • Transparent BA879A#BA879A
  • Transparent C79FAE#C79FAE
  • Transparent D5B7C2#D5B7C2
  • Transparent E3CFD7#E3CFD7
  • Transparent F1E7EB#F1E7EB


  • Transparent 762644#762644
  • Transparent 78314C#78314C
  • Transparent 793C53#793C53
  • Transparent 7A485B#7A485B
  • Transparent 7B5362#7B5362
  • Transparent 7C5E6A#7C5E6A
  • Transparent 7E6971#7E6971
  • Transparent 7F7579#7F7579


  • Transparent 5D0C2A#5D0C2A
  • Transparent 510B25#510B25
  • Transparent 460920#460920
  • Transparent 3A081B#3A081B
  • Transparent 2E0615#2E0615
  • Transparent 230510#230510
  • Transparent 17030B#17030B
  • Transparent 0C0205#0C0205

Royal Burgundy Color Patterns

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    Royal Burgundy Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Royal Burgundy Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Royal Burgundy Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Royal Burgundy Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Royal Burgundy Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Royal Burgundy Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Royal Burgundy Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Royal Burgundy Plaid Pattern

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