Description and conversion results of color #a7636b

It is a grayish red color having an approximate luminance of 50%. It has a hue value of 353° indicating that this is a warm color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Rose Dust, Copper Rose, Mauve Taupe, Raspberry Glace, Rose Taupe, Copper Penny, Middle Red Purple, Popstar, China Rose and Rose Vale. 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 #a7636b to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(167, 99, 107)
#a7636b
hsl(352.9, 27.9%, 52.2%)
hsv(352.9, 40.7%, 65.5%)
lab(49.7, 28.4, 7.3)
xyz(23.1, 18.2, 16.2)

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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 7419 U
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Pantone 8063 C
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Pantone 17-1522 TPG
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RAL D2 020 50 30
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RAL D2 010 50 30
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RAL D2 010 50 35
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Sherwin-Williams 6312
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Sherwin-Williams 6305
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Sherwin-Williams 6298
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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 #a7636b color. This process results a scale from a grayish red color to white. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Rosy Brown, Old Rose, Puce, English Lavender, Pastel Pink, Tuscany, Silver Pink, Queen Pink, Pale Pink, Baby Pink, Tea Rose, Lavender Blush, Snow, Isabelline and Seashell.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #a7636b color. This process results a scale from a grayish red color to black. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Tuscan Red, Cordovan, Catawba, Rose Ebony, Dark Liver (horses), Eggplant, Old Burgundy, Black Coffee, Bistre, Dark Sienna, Raisin Black, Smoky Black, Eerie Black and Eigengrau.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #a7636b color. This process results a scale from a grayish red color to gray. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Copper Rose, Rose Taupe, Mauve Taupe, Raspberry Glace, Deep Taupe, Rocket Metallic, Cinereous, Old Lavender, Sonic Silver, Taupe Gray and Gray (Web).

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 violet, rose, red and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to English Violet, Cyber Grape, Wisteria, Lilac, Old Mauve, Wine Dregs, Kobi, Orchid (Crayola), Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous, Shimmering Blush, Liver (organ), Bole, Dark Salmon, Middle Red, Pullman Brown (UPS Brown), Dark Brown, Lion and Wood Brown.

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 red and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine, Catawba, Old Rose, Copper Penny, Pink, Spanish Pink, Warm Black, Rich Black, Viridian Green, Dark Cyan, Middle Blue Green and Electric 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 red, azure and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous, Shimmering Blush, Indigo Dye, USAFA Blue, Aero, Iceberg, Hunter Green, Forest Green (Traditional), Dark Sea Green and Asparagus.

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 red, yellow, cyan, azure and blue colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous, Shimmering Blush, Army Green, Antique Bronze, Misty Moss, Sage, Deep Jungle Green, Warm Black, Verdigris, Maximum Blue Green, Dark Cornflower Blue, YInMn Blue, Maximum Blue Purple and Wild Blue Yonder.

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