HEX #CD5700 / RGB (205, 87, 0)

Heraldic Shield Tenné

What is Tenné Color?

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Tenné has the hex code #CD5700. The equivalent RGB values are (205, 87, 0), which means it is composed of 70% red, 30% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:58 Y:100 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, Tenné has a hue of 25°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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.

The name tenné, sometimes also known as tawny, can refer to a whole range of colors from light brown to brownish-orange. The color displayed on this page is the most common representation. This tenné is similar to fulvous and burnt orange.

The color is not part of the web list and can only be applied on web pages with HTML and/or CSS through its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color codes.

Tenné Color Codes

Hex Code#CD5700
RGB Values(205, 87, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 58%, 100%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 100%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CC6600
Inverse Color#32A8FF [Brilliant Azure]
Closest Pantone®717 C
Closest RAL2009 [Traffic orange]
Complementary Color#0076CD [True Blue]
Tenné Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#616161
Weighted Average (Most Common)#717171
Weighted Average (Luma)#6A6A6A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A7A7A7

Tenné Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CD5700. Complementary color is 0076CD

Complementary Palette

The complement of Tenné is True Blue with the hex code #0076CD. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CD5700 color is offered by #0076CD. 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 (CD5700, CDBE00 and CD0010)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Tenné (#CD5700) are Mustard Yellow (#CDBE00) and Harvard Crimson (#CD0010). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Tenné 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 (CD5700, 00CDBE and 0010CD)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Tenné (#CD5700) are #00CDBE (Robin Egg Blue) and #0010CD (Medium Blue). 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 (CD5700, 00CD57 and 5700CD)

Triadic Palette

Tenné triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00CD57 (Malachite) and #5700CD (Interdimensional Blue) along with #CD5700 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 (CD5700, 00CD57, 0076CD and CD0076)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Tenné has four colors - #00CD57 (Malachite), #0076CD (True Blue) and #CD0076 (Royal Red) in addition to the base color (#CD5700). 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 (CD5700, 10CD00, 0076CD and BE00CD)

Square Palette

Tenné square color palette has #10CD00 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)), #0076CD (True Blue) and #BE00CD (Deep Magenta). 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

Tenné Color Rainbow Palette

Our Tenné 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 Tenné Color


  • Transparent D77933#D77933
  • Transparent DC894D#DC894D
  • Transparent E19A66#E19A66
  • Transparent E6AB80#E6AB80
  • Transparent EBBC99#EBBC99
  • Transparent F0CDB3#F0CDB3
  • Transparent F5DDCC#F5DDCC
  • Transparent FAEEE6#FAEEE6


  • Transparent BE5F1A#BE5F1A
  • Transparent B66326#B66326
  • Transparent AE6733#AE6733
  • Transparent A76C40#A76C40
  • Transparent 9F704D#9F704D
  • Transparent 97745A#97745A
  • Transparent 8F7866#8F7866
  • Transparent 887C73#887C73


  • Transparent A44600#A44600
  • Transparent 903D00#903D00
  • Transparent 7B3400#7B3400
  • Transparent 672C00#672C00
  • Transparent 522300#522300
  • Transparent 3E1A00#3E1A00
  • Transparent 291100#291100
  • Transparent 150900#150900

Tenné Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Tenné Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Tenné Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tenné Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tenné Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tenné Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tenné Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tenné Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tenné Plaid Pattern

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