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Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Color

HEX #503130 / RGB (80, 49, 48)

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What is Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Color?

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Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) is from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is included with the PMS number 19-1317 TCX. It is not part of the web color list and cannot be used in HTML and/or CSS code by name. The color can only be applied to a web page and digital creations with the hex code, RGB or HSL values.
Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) color hex code is #503130 and the RGB equivalent is (80, 49, 48). HSL, CMYK, RAL and other values are listed in the table. Please note that the RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximates.

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Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#503130
RGB Values(80, 49, 48)
CMYK Values(0%, 39%, 40%, 69%)
HSV/HSB Values(2°, 40%, 31%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#AFCECF [Pastel Blue]
Pantone®19-1317 TCX
Closest RAL8028 [Terra brown]
Complementary Color#304F50 [Dark Slate Gray]
Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3A3A3A
Weighted Average (Luma)#383838
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7C7C7C

Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 503130. Complementary color is 304F50

Complementary Palette

The complement of Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) is Dark Slate Gray with the hex code #304F50. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #503130 color is offered by #304F50. 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 (503130, 504130 and 50303F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) (#503130) are Royal Brown (#504130) and Dark Puce (#50303F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) 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 (503130, 305041 and 303F50)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) (#503130) are #305041 (Dark Slate Gray) and #303F50 (Charcoal). 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 (503130, 305031 and 313050)

Triadic Palette

Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #305031 (Kombu Green) and #313050 (Jacarta) along with #503130 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 (503130, 305031, 304F50 and 50304F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) has four colors - #305031 (Kombu Green), #304F50 (Dark Slate Gray) and #50304F (Japanese Violet) in addition to the base color (#503130). 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 (503130, 3F5030, 304F50 and 413050)

Square Palette

Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) square color palette has #3F5030 (Rifle Green), #304F50 (Dark Slate Gray) and #413050 (Jacarta). 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

Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) 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 Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent 735A59735A59
  • Transparent 856F6E856F6E
  • Transparent 968383968383
  • Transparent A89898A89898
  • Transparent B9ADACB9ADAC
  • Transparent CBC1C1CBC1C1
  • Transparent DCD6D6DCD6D6
  • Transparent EEEAEAEEEAEA


  • Transparent 5A41405A4140
  • Transparent 5E49485E4948
  • Transparent 635150635150
  • Transparent 685958685958
  • Transparent 6D60606D6060
  • Transparent 726868726868
  • Transparent 767070767070
  • Transparent 7B78787B7878


  • Transparent 402726402726
  • Transparent 382222382222
  • Transparent 301D1D301D1D
  • Transparent 281918281918
  • Transparent 201413201413
  • Transparent 180F0E180F0E
  • Transparent 100A0A100A0A
  • Transparent 080505080505

Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Color Patterns

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    Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Gingham Checks

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    Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

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    Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

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    Bitter Chocolate (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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