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Brass Color

Color Name: Brass
Hex Color Code: #B5A642
RGB Color Code: RGB(181, 166, 66)
CMYK Values *: 0.00%, 8.29%, 63.54%, 29.02%

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The color Brass represents the color Brass, an alloy of copper and zinc.

What color is Brass?

The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Brass is #B5A642, and the RGB color code is RGB(181, 166, 66).

In the RGB color model, Brass has a red value of 181, a green value of 166, and a blue value of 66. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 8.3% magenta, 63.5% yellow, and 29.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 52.2° (degrees), 46.6 % saturation, and 48.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Brass has a hue of 52.2° (degrees), 63.5 % saturation and 71.0 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

Brass color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(181, 166, 66)

Red 181 (71.0%)
Green 166 (65.1%)
Blue 66 (25.9%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Hue 52.17°
Saturation 46.56 %.
Lightness 48.43 %.
LRV ~ 37.5 %
Munsell Color System 8.8Y 6.6/7.5
XYZ X : 33.68
Y : 37.49
Z : 10.62
YXY Y1 : 37.49
X : 0.41
Y2 : 0.46
CMY C : 29.02%
M : 34.90%
Y : 74.12%


Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 8.29%
Yellow 63.54%
Key 29.02%


Hue 52.17°
Saturation 63.54 %.
Brightness / Value 70.98 %.
CIE-Lab L : 67.64
A : -6.73
B : 52.16
CIE-Lch L : 67.64
C : 52.59
H : 97.35
CIE-Luv L : 67.64
U : 14.69
V : 60.72
Hunter-Lab L : 61.23
A : -8.98
B : 32.58

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Color Combinations

Brass - #B5A642 Color Schemes and Palettes

Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Brass. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

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Brass - #B5A642 Opposite Color


Brass - #B5A642 Tints and Shades

Brass #b5a642 Shades

Brass #b5a642 Tints

Color Images

Brass - #B5A642 Color Images and Patterns

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