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Maroon Color

Color Name: Maroon
Hex Color Code: #800000
RGB Color Code: RGB(128, 0, 0)
CMYK Values *: 0.00%, 100.00%, 100.00%, 49.80%

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Maroon is a deep reddish-brown color that takes its name from the French word Marron.

What color is Maroon?

Maroon color belongs to the Brown color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Maroon is #800000, and the RGB color code is RGB(128, 0, 0).

In the RGB color model, Maroon has a red value of 128, a green value of 0, and a blue value of 0. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 100.0% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 49.8% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 25.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Maroon has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 50.2 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

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

RGBA - RGB(128, 0, 0)

Red 128 (50.2%)
Green 0 (0.0%)
Blue 0 (0.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 25.10 %.
LRV ~ 4.6 %
Munsell Color System 10R 2.0/14
XYZ X : 8.9
Y : 4.59
Z : 0.42
YXY Y1 : 4.59
X : 0.64
Y2 : 0.33
CMY C : 49.80%
M : 100.00%
Y : 100.00%


Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 100.00%
Yellow 100.00%
Key 49.80%


Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 50.20 %.
CIE-Lab L : 25.53
A : 48.06
B : 38.06
CIE-Lch L : 25.53
C : 61.3
H : 38.38
CIE-Luv L : 25.53
U : 83.96
V : 18.11
Hunter-Lab L : 21.42
A : 36.69
B : 13.84

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Color Combinations

Maroon - #800000 Color Schemes and Palettes

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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 Maroon. 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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Maroon - #800000 Tints and Shades

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Color Images

Maroon - #800000 Color Images and Patterns

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