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American Brown Color

HEX #754745 / RGB (117, 71, 69)

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What is American Brown Color?

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American Brown has the hex code #754745. The equivalent RGB values are (117, 71, 69), which means it is composed of 46% red, 28% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:39 Y:41 K:54. In the HSV/HSB scale, American Brown has a hue of 3°, 41% saturation and a brightness value of 46%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

American Brown color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, American Brown can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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American Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#754745
RGB Values(117, 71, 69)
CMYK Values(0%, 39%, 41%, 54%)
HSV/HSB Values(3°, 41%, 46%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#8AB8BA [Pewter Blue]
Closest Pantone®7518 C
Closest RAL8002 [Signal brown]
Complementary Color#457375 [Hooker's Green]
American Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#565656
Weighted Average (Most Common)#555555
Weighted Average (Luma)#515151
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#939393

American Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 754745. Complementary color is 457375

Complementary Palette

The complement of American Brown is Hooker's Green with the hex code #457375. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #754745 color is offered by #457375. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (754745, 755F45 and 75455B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of American Brown (#754745) are Boy Red (#755F45) and Deep Ruby (#75455B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of American Brown with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (754745, 45755F and 455B75)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of American Brown (#754745) are #45755F (Hooker's Green) and #455B75 (Deep Space Sparkle). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (754745, 457547 and 474575)

Triadic Palette

American Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #457547 (Fern Green) and #474575 (Independence) along with #754745 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (754745, 457547, 457375 and 754573)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of American Brown has four colors - #457547 (Fern Green), #457375 (Hooker's Green) and #754573 (Maximum Purple) in addition to the base color (#754745). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (754745, 5B7545, 457375 and 5F4575)

Square Palette

American Brown square color palette has #5B7545 (Fern Green), #457375 (Hooker's Green) and #5F4575 (Cyber Grape). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Rainbow color

American Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our American Brown rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of American Brown Color


  • Transparent 916C6A916C6A
  • Transparent 9E7E7D9E7E7D
  • Transparent AC918FAC918F
  • Transparent BAA3A2BAA3A2
  • Transparent C8B5B5C8B5B5
  • Transparent D6C8C7D6C8C7
  • Transparent E3DADAE3DADA
  • Transparent F1EDECF1EDEC


  • Transparent 775251775251
  • Transparent 785857785857
  • Transparent 795E5D795E5D
  • Transparent 7B64637B6463
  • Transparent 7C69687C6968
  • Transparent 7D6F6E7D6F6E
  • Transparent 7E75747E7574
  • Transparent 7F7A7A7F7A7A


  • Transparent 5E39375E3937
  • Transparent 523230523230
  • Transparent 462B29462B29
  • Transparent 3B24233B2423
  • Transparent 2F1C1C2F1C1C
  • Transparent 231515231515
  • Transparent 170E0E170E0E
  • Transparent 0C07070C0707

American Brown Color Patterns

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    American Brown Gingham Checks

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    American Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    American Brown Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Brown Plaid Pattern

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