Brown (Traditional) Color

HEX #805943 / RGB (128, 89, 67)

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What is Brown (Traditional) Color?

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Brown (Traditional) has the hex code #805943. The equivalent RGB values are (128, 89, 67), which means it is composed of 45% red, 31% green and 24% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:31 Y:48 K:50. In the HSV/HSB scale, Brown (Traditional) has a hue of 22°, 48% saturation and a brightness value of 50%.
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 can have several different hues. The most common and recognisable is orange with low brightness and low saturation. Brown does not occur in the spectrum. The color displayed on this page is non-standard and can be applied on web pages via HTML and/or CSS code through the hex, RGB, CMYk or HSB color values.

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Brown (Traditional) Color Codes

Hex Code#805943
RGB Values(128, 89, 67)
CMYK Values(0%, 31%, 48%, 50%)
HSV/HSB Values(22°, 48%, 50%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#7FA6BC [Pewter Blue]
Closest Pantone®7505 C
Closest RAL1036 [Pearl gold]
Complementary Color#436A80 [Ming]
Brown (Traditional) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#626262
Weighted Average (Luma)#606060
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9F9F9F

Brown (Traditional) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 805943. Complementary color is 436A80

Complementary Palette

The complement of Brown (Traditional) is Ming with the hex code #436A80. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #805943 color is offered by #436A80. 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 (805943, 807843 and 80434C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Brown (Traditional) (#805943) are Gold Fusion (#807843) and Tuscan Red (#80434C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Brown (Traditional) 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 (805943, 438078 and 434C80)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Brown (Traditional) (#805943) are #438078 (Deep Aquamarine) and #434C80 (Purple Navy). 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 (805943, 438059 and 594380)

Triadic Palette

Brown (Traditional) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #438059 (Amazon) and #594380 (Cyber Grape) along with #805943 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 (805943, 438059, 436A80 and 80436A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Brown (Traditional) has four colors - #438059 (Amazon), #436A80 (Ming) and #80436A (Twilight Lavender) in addition to the base color (#805943). 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 (805943, 4C8043, 436A80 and 784380)

Square Palette

Brown (Traditional) square color palette has #4C8043 (Fern Green), #436A80 (Ming) and #784380 (Maximum Purple). 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

Brown (Traditional) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Brown (Traditional) 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 (Traditional) Color


  • Transparent 997A69997A69
  • Transparent A68B7BA68B7B
  • Transparent B39B8EB39B8E
  • Transparent C0ACA1C0ACA1
  • Transparent CCBDB4CCBDB4
  • Transparent D9CDC7D9CDC7
  • Transparent E6DED9E6DED9
  • Transparent F2EEECF2EEEC


  • Transparent 80614F80614F
  • Transparent 806555806555
  • Transparent 80695B80695B
  • Transparent 806D62806D62
  • Transparent 807068807068
  • Transparent 80746E80746E
  • Transparent 807874807874
  • Transparent 807C7A807C7A


  • Transparent 664736664736
  • Transparent 5A3E2F5A3E2F
  • Transparent 4D35284D3528
  • Transparent 402D22402D22
  • Transparent 33241B33241B
  • Transparent 261B14261B14
  • Transparent 1A120D1A120D
  • Transparent 0D09070D0907

Brown (Traditional) Color Patterns

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    Brown (Traditional) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Brown (Traditional) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown (Traditional) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown (Traditional) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown (Traditional) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown (Traditional) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown (Traditional) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brown (Traditional) Plaid Pattern

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