Description and conversion results of color #6c3826

It is a dark pastel orange color having an approximate luminance of 30%. It has a hue value of 15° indicating that this is a warm color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Liver (organ), Bole, Van Dyke Brown, Seal Brown, Caput Mortuum, Burnt Umber, Sienna, Kobe, Fuzzy Wuzzy and Kobicha. A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #6c3826 to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(108, 56, 38)
#6c3826
hsl(15.4, 47.9%, 28.6%)
hsv(15.4, 64.8%, 42.4%)
lab(29.8, 21.2, 21.4)
xyz(7.9, 6.2, 2.6)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 478 C
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Pantone 7595 C
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Pantone 7594 C
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RAL 8012
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RAL D2 050 30 36
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RAL 3009
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Sherwin-Williams 2839
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Sherwin-Williams 7593
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Sherwin-Williams 6062
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #6c3826 color. This process results a scale from a dark pastel orange color to white. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Blast-off Bronze, Copper Rose, Rose Taupe, Redwood, Beaver, Rosy Brown, Cinereous, Burnished Brown, Silver Pink, Black Shadows, Silver (Crayola), Pale Silver, Timberwolf, Platinum, Isabelline and Champagne Pink.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #6c3826 color. This process results a scale from a dark pastel orange color to black. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Caput Mortuum, Seal Brown, Liver (organ), Dark Liver (horses), Bistre, Old Burgundy, Dark Sienna, Black Bean, Black Coffee, Smoky Black, Black Chocolate, Black and Rich Black (FOGRA39).

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #6c3826 color. This process results a scale from a dark pastel orange color to gray. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Van Dyke Brown, Bole, Liver (organ), Dark Liver (horses), Liver, Rose Ebony, Dark Lava, Taupe and Dark Liver.

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of rose, red, orange and yellow colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine Dregs, Old Mauve, Kobi, Amaranth Pink, Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous, Shimmering Blush, Liver (organ), Van Dyke Brown, Dark Salmon, Antique Brass, Pullman Brown (UPS Brown), Dark Brown, Desert, Camel, Army Green, Dark Moss Green, Misty Moss and Sage.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Liver (organ), Seal Brown, Blast-off Bronze, Brown Sugar, Melon, Apricot, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Rich Black, Blue (Munsell), Steel Teal, Non-photo Blue and Light Blue.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange, azure, blue and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Liver (organ), Bole, Dark Salmon, Middle Red, Dark Cornflower Blue, YInMn Blue, Maximum Blue Purple, Wild Blue Yonder, Castleton Green, Blue-green (color Wheel), Green Sheen and Ocean Green.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange, green, cyan and violet colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Liver (organ), Bole, Dark Salmon, Middle Red, Hunter Green, Forest Green (Traditional), Dark Sea Green, Asparagus, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Dark Sky Blue, Maximum Blue, English Violet, Cyber Grape, Wisteria and Lilac.

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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