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Brown Puce Color

HEX #684541 / RGB (104, 69, 65)

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What is Brown Puce Color?

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Brown Puce has the hex code #684541. The equivalent RGB values are (104, 69, 65), which means it is composed of 44% red, 29% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:34 Y:38 K:59. In the HSV/HSB scale, Brown Puce has a hue of 6°, 38% saturation and a brightness value of 41%.
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.

Brown Puce 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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Brown Puce Color Codes

Hex Code#684541
RGB Values(104, 69, 65)
CMYK Values(0%, 34%, 38%, 59%)
HSV/HSB Values(6°, 38%, 41%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#97BABE [Opal]
Closest Pantone®7582 C
Closest RAL8002 [Signal brown]
Complementary Color#416468 [Deep Space Sparkle]
Brown Puce Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4F4F4F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4F4F4F
Weighted Average (Luma)#4C4C4C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#909090

Brown Puce Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 684541. Complementary color is 416468

Complementary Palette

The complement of Brown Puce is Deep Space Sparkle with the hex code #416468. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #684541 color is offered by #416468. 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 (684541, 685941 and 684151)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Brown Puce (#684541) are Quincy (#685941) and Deep Tuscan Red (#684151). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Brown Puce 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 (684541, 416859 and 415168)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Brown Puce (#684541) are #416859 (Feldgrau) and #415168 (Police 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 (684541, 416845 and 454168)

Triadic Palette

Brown Puce triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #416845 (Gray-Asparagus) and #454168 (American Blue) along with #684541 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 (684541, 416845, 416468 and 684164)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Brown Puce has four colors - #416845 (Gray-Asparagus), #416468 (Deep Space Sparkle) and #684164 (Halayà Úbe) in addition to the base color (#684541). 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 (684541, 516841, 416468 and 594168)

Square Palette

Brown Puce square color palette has #516841 (Fern Green), #416468 (Deep Space Sparkle) and #594168 (English 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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Brown Puce Color Rainbow Palette

Our Brown Puce 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 Brown Puce Color


  • Transparent 866A67866A67
  • Transparent 957D7A957D7A
  • Transparent A48F8DA48F8D
  • Transparent B4A2A0B4A2A0
  • Transparent C3B5B3C3B5B3
  • Transparent D2C7C6D2C7C6
  • Transparent E1DAD9E1DAD9
  • Transparent F0ECECF0ECEC


  • Transparent 6D514E6D514E
  • Transparent 6F57546F5754
  • Transparent 725D5A725D5A
  • Transparent 746361746361
  • Transparent 766867766867
  • Transparent 796E6D796E6D
  • Transparent 7B74737B7473
  • Transparent 7E7A7A7E7A7A


  • Transparent 533734533734
  • Transparent 49302E49302E
  • Transparent 3E29273E2927
  • Transparent 342321342321
  • Transparent 2A1C1A2A1C1A
  • Transparent 1F15141F1514
  • Transparent 150E0D150E0D
  • Transparent 0A07070A0707

Brown Puce Color Patterns

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    Brown Puce Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Brown Puce Polka Dots Pattern

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    Brown Puce Honeycomb Pattern

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    Brown Puce Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown Puce Houndstooth Pattern

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    Brown Puce Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown Puce Plaid Pattern

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