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Brown Rice Color

HEX #C8BCA5 / RGB (200, 188, 165)

Brown rice

What is Brown Rice Color?

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Brown Rice comes from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list and has the PMS number 13-1105 TCX. It is not included in the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. Brown Rice color hex code is #C8BCA5 with RGB equivalent (200, 188, 165). It can be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
The CMYK values of this color are not available on the Pantone web site and the ones listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code.

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Brown Rice Color Codes

Hex Code#C8BCA5
RGB Values(200, 188, 165)
CMYK Values(0%, 6%, 18%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(39°, 18%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC99
Inverse Color#37435A [Charcoal]
Pantone®13-1105 TCX
Closest RAL7044 [Silk grey]
Complementary Color#A5B1C8 [Cadet Blue (Crayola)]
Brown Rice Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Luma)#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D8D8D8

Brown Rice Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C8BCA5. Complementary color is A5B1C8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Brown Rice is Cadet Blue (Crayola) with the hex code #A5B1C8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C8BCA5 color is offered by #A5B1C8. 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.

Analogous color palette with (C8BCA5, C3C8A5 and C8ABA5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Brown Rice (#C8BCA5) are Dark Vanilla (#C3C8A5) and Silver Pink (#C8ABA5). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Brown Rice 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (C8BCA5, A5C3C8 and ABA5C8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Brown Rice (#C8BCA5) are #A5C3C8 (Pastel Blue) and #ABA5C8 (Blue Bell). 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.

Triadic color palette with (C8BCA5, A5C8BC and BCA5C8)

Triadic Palette

Brown Rice triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A5C8BC (Opal) and #BCA5C8 (Lilac) along with #C8BCA5 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (C8BCA5, A5C8BC, A5B1C8 and C8A5B1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Brown Rice has four colors - #A5C8BC (Opal), #A5B1C8 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)) and #C8A5B1 (Silver Pink) in addition to the base color (#C8BCA5). 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.

Square color palette with (C8BCA5, A5C8AB, A5B1C8 and C8A5C3)

Square Palette

Brown Rice square color palette has #A5C8AB (Cambridge Blue), #A5B1C8 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)) and #C8A5C3 (Lilac). 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.

Rainbow color

Brown Rice Color Rainbow Palette

Our Brown Rice 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.

C8BCA5 B6C8A5 A5C8B2 A5C0C8 A8A5C8 C6A5C8 C8A5AC

Tints, Tones & Shades of Brown Rice Color


  • Transparent D3C9B7D3C9B7
  • Transparent D9D0C0D9D0C0
  • Transparent DED7C9DED7C9
  • Transparent E4DED2E4DED2
  • Transparent E9E4DBE9E4DB
  • Transparent EFEBE4EFEBE4
  • Transparent F4F2EDF4F2ED
  • Transparent FAF8F6FAF8F6


  • Transparent BAB09EBAB09E
  • Transparent B2AA9AB2AA9A
  • Transparent ABA496ABA496
  • Transparent A49E93A49E93
  • Transparent 9D988F9D988F
  • Transparent 96928B96928B
  • Transparent 8E8C878E8C87
  • Transparent 878684878684


  • Transparent A09684A09684
  • Transparent 8C84748C8474
  • Transparent 787163787163
  • Transparent 645E53645E53
  • Transparent 504B42504B42
  • Transparent 3C38323C3832
  • Transparent 282621282621
  • Transparent 141311141311

Brown Rice Color Patterns

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    Brown Rice Gingham Checks

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    Brown Rice Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Brown Rice Polka Dots Pattern

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    Brown Rice Honeycomb Pattern

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    Brown Rice Leaves Pattern

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    Brown Rice Houndstooth Pattern

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    Brown Rice Trellis Pattern

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    Brown Rice Plaid Pattern

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