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Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) Color

Color Name: Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth)
Hex Color Code: #44362F
RGB Color Code: RGB(68, 54, 47)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 20.6%, 30.9%, 73.3%

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Cassel Earth or Cologne Earth is a shade of brown. The color was originally made from the iron oxide-rich earth soil found in Cassel and Cologne, Germany, and has been used as both watercolor and oil paints. Today it is made by combining asphalt black with iron oxide.

What color is Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth)?

Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) color belongs to the Brown color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) is #44362F, and the RGB color code is RGB(68, 54, 47).

In the RGB color model, Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) has a red value of 68, a green value of 54, and a blue value of 47. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 20.6% magenta, 30.9% yellow, and 73.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 20° (degrees), 18.3 % saturation, and 22.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) has a hue of 20° (degrees), 30.9 % saturation and 26.7 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(68, 54, 47)

Red 68 (26.7%)
Green 54 (21.2%)
Blue 47 (18.4%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Hue 20°
Saturation 18.26 %.
Lightness 22.55 %.
LRV ~ 4.1 %
Munsell Color System 8.2YR 2.3/1.5
XYZ X : 4.22
Y : 4.07
Z : 3.25
YXY Y1 : 4.07
X : 0.37
Y2 : 0.35
CMY C : 73.33%
M : 78.82%
Y : 81.57%


Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 20.59%
Yellow 30.88%
Key 73.33%


Hue 20°
Saturation 30.88 %.
Brightness / Value 26.67 %.
CIE-Lab L : 23.91
A : 4.97
B : 6.75
CIE-Lch L : 23.91
C : 8.38
H : 53.63
CIE-Luv L : 23.91
U : 8.34
V : 6.2
Hunter-Lab L : 20.18
A : 1.98
B : 4.57

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Color Combinations

Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) - #44362F 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 Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth). 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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Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) - #44362F Tints and Shades

Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) #44362F Shades

Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) #44362F Tints

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Cassel Earth (Cologne Earth) - #44362F Color Images and Patterns

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