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Basic Brown Color

HEX #99643D / RGB (153, 100, 61)

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What is Basic Brown Color?

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Basic Brown has the hex code #99643D. The equivalent RGB values are (153, 100, 61), which means it is composed of 49% red, 32% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:35 Y:60 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, Basic Brown has a hue of 25°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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.

Basic Brown is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Basic Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#99643D
RGB Values(153, 100, 61)
CMYK Values(0%, 35%, 60%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 60%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#669BC2 [Cerulean Frost]
Closest Pantone®4635 C
Closest RAL8001 [Ochre brown]
Complementary Color#3D7299 [Queen Blue]
Basic Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#696969
Weighted Average (Most Common)#707070
Weighted Average (Luma)#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A9A9A9

Basic Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 99643D. Complementary color is 3D7299

Complementary Palette

The complement of Basic Brown is Queen Blue with the hex code #3D7299. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #99643D color is offered by #3D7299. 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 (99643D, 99923D and 993D44)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Basic Brown (#99643D) are Metallic Sunburst (#99923D) and Smoky Topaz (#993D44). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Basic 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 (99643D, 3D9992 and 3D4499)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Basic Brown (#99643D) are #3D9992 (Zomp) and #3D4499 (Chinese Blue). 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 (99643D, 3D9964 and 643D99)

Triadic Palette

Basic Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3D9964 (Illuminating Emerald) and #643D99 (Purple Heart) along with #99643D 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 (99643D, 3D9964, 3D7299 and 993D72)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Basic Brown has four colors - #3D9964 (Illuminating Emerald), #3D7299 (Queen Blue) and #993D72 (Magenta Haze) in addition to the base color (#99643D). 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 (99643D, 44993D, 3D7299 and 923D99)

Square Palette

Basic Brown square color palette has #44993D (May Green), #3D7299 (Queen Blue) and #923D99 (Cadmium Violet). 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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Basic Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Basic 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 Basic Brown Color


  • Transparent AD8364AD8364
  • Transparent B89377B89377
  • Transparent C2A28BC2A28B
  • Transparent CCB29ECCB29E
  • Transparent D6C1B1D6C1B1
  • Transparent E0D1C5E0D1C5
  • Transparent EBE0D8EBE0D8
  • Transparent F5F0ECF5F0EC


  • Transparent 946A4A946A4A
  • Transparent 926C51926C51
  • Transparent 8F6F588F6F58
  • Transparent 8D725F8D725F
  • Transparent 8A75658A7565
  • Transparent 88786C88786C
  • Transparent 857A73857A73
  • Transparent 837D79837D79


  • Transparent 7A50317A5031
  • Transparent 6B462B6B462B
  • Transparent 5C3C255C3C25
  • Transparent 4D321F4D321F
  • Transparent 3D28183D2818
  • Transparent 2E1E122E1E12
  • Transparent 1F140C1F140C
  • Transparent 0F0A060F0A06

Basic Brown Color Patterns

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    Basic Brown Gingham Checks

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    Basic Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Basic Brown Polka Dots Pattern

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    Basic Brown Honeycomb Pattern

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    Basic Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Basic Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Basic Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Basic Brown Plaid Pattern

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