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Weathered Brass Color

HEX #6B5A48 / RGB (107, 90, 72)

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What is Weathered Brass Color?

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Weathered Brass has the hex code #6B5A48. The equivalent RGB values are (107, 90, 72), which means it is composed of 40% red, 33% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:16 Y:33 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, Weathered Brass has a hue of 31°, 33% 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.

Weathered Brass is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Weathered Brass CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Weathered Brass Color Codes

Hex Code#6B5A48
RGB Values(107, 90, 72)
CMYK Values(0%, 16%, 33%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(31°, 33%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#666633
Inverse Color#94A5B7 [Cadet Grey]
Closest Pantone®7518 C
Closest RAL8025 [Pale brown]
Complementary Color#48596B [Independence]
Weathered Brass Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5A5A5A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Luma)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9D9D9D

Weathered Brass Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6B5A48. Complementary color is 48596B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Weathered Brass is Independence with the hex code #48596B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6B5A48 color is offered by #48596B. 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 (6B5A48, 6B6B48 and 6B4948)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Weathered Brass (#6B5A48) are Boy Red (#6B6B48) and Rose Ebony (#6B4948). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Weathered Brass 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 (6B5A48, 486B6B and 49486B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Weathered Brass (#6B5A48) are #486B6B (Deep Space Sparkle) and #49486B (Independence). 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 (6B5A48, 486B5A and 5A486B)

Triadic Palette

Weathered Brass triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #486B5A (Feldgrau) and #5A486B (Independence) along with #6B5A48 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 (6B5A48, 486B5A, 48596B and 6B4859)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Weathered Brass has four colors - #486B5A (Feldgrau), #48596B (Independence) and #6B4859 (Deep Tuscan Red) in addition to the base color (#6B5A48). 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 (6B5A48, 486B49, 48596B and 6B486B)

Square Palette

Weathered Brass square color palette has #486B49 (Fern Green), #48596B (Independence) and #6B486B (Cyber Grape). 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

Weathered Brass Color Rainbow Palette

Our Weathered Brass 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 Weathered Brass Color


  • Transparent 897B6D897B6D
  • Transparent 978C7F978C7F
  • Transparent A69C91A69C91
  • Transparent B5ADA4B5ADA4
  • Transparent C4BDB6C4BDB6
  • Transparent D3CEC8D3CEC8
  • Transparent E1DEDAE1DEDA
  • Transparent F0EFEDF0EFED


  • Transparent 6F62536F6253
  • Transparent 716559716559
  • Transparent 73695E73695E
  • Transparent 766D64766D64
  • Transparent 78716A78716A
  • Transparent 7A756F7A756F
  • Transparent 7C78757C7875
  • Transparent 7E7C7A7E7C7A


  • Transparent 56483A56483A
  • Transparent 4B3F324B3F32
  • Transparent 40362B40362B
  • Transparent 362D24362D24
  • Transparent 2B241D2B241D
  • Transparent 201B16201B16
  • Transparent 15120E15120E
  • Transparent 0B09070B0907

Weathered Brass Color Patterns

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    Weathered Brass Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Weathered Brass Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Weathered Brass Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Weathered Brass Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Weathered Brass Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Weathered Brass Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Weathered Brass Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Weathered Brass Plaid Pattern

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