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Brownish Color

HEX #A17E75 / RGB (161, 126, 117)

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What is Brownish Color?

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Brownish has the hex code #A17E75. The equivalent RGB values are (161, 126, 117), which means it is composed of 40% red, 31% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:22 Y:27 K:37. In the HSV/HSB scale, Brownish has a hue of 12°, 27% saturation and a brightness value of 63%.
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.

Brownish 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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Brownish Color Codes

Hex Code#A17E75
RGB Values(161, 126, 117)
CMYK Values(0%, 22%, 27%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(12°, 27%, 63%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#5E818A [Steel Teal]
Closest Pantone®7614 C
Closest RAL1019 [Grey beige]
Complementary Color#7598A1 [Weldon Blue]
Brownish Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#878787
Weighted Average (Most Common)#888888
Weighted Average (Luma)#858585
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B9B9B9

Brownish Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A17E75. Complementary color is 7598A1

Complementary Palette

The complement of Brownish is Weldon Blue with the hex code #7598A1. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A17E75 color is offered by #7598A1. 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 (A17E75, A19475 and A17582)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Brownish (#A17E75) are Artichoke (#A19475) and Bazaar (#A17582). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Brownish 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 (A17E75, 75A194 and 7582A1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Brownish (#A17E75) are #75A194 (Desaturated Cyan) and #7582A1 (Shadow 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 (A17E75, 75A17E and 7E75A1)

Triadic Palette

Brownish triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #75A17E (Oxley) and #7E75A1 (Rhythm) along with #A17E75 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 (A17E75, 75A17E, 7598A1 and A17598)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Brownish has four colors - #75A17E (Oxley), #7598A1 (Weldon Blue) and #A17598 (Mountbatten Pink) in addition to the base color (#A17E75). 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 (A17E75, 82A175, 7598A1 and 9475A1)

Square Palette

Brownish square color palette has #82A175 (Asparagus), #7598A1 (Weldon Blue) and #9475A1 (Mountbatten Pink). 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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Brownish Color Rainbow Palette

Our Brownish 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 Brownish Color


  • Transparent B49891B49891
  • Transparent BDA59EBDA59E
  • Transparent C7B2ACC7B2AC
  • Transparent D0BFBAD0BFBA
  • Transparent D9CBC8D9CBC8
  • Transparent E3D8D6E3D8D6
  • Transparent ECE5E3ECE5E3
  • Transparent F6F2F1F6F2F1


  • Transparent 9A7E779A7E77
  • Transparent 977F78977F78
  • Transparent 947F79947F79
  • Transparent 917F7B917F7B
  • Transparent 8D7F7C8D7F7C
  • Transparent 8A7F7D8A7F7D
  • Transparent 87807E87807E
  • Transparent 83807F83807F


  • Transparent 81655E81655E
  • Transparent 715852715852
  • Transparent 614C46614C46
  • Transparent 513F3B513F3B
  • Transparent 40322F40322F
  • Transparent 302623302623
  • Transparent 201917201917
  • Transparent 100D0C100D0C

Brownish Color Patterns

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    Brownish Leaves Pattern

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    Brownish Houndstooth Pattern

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    Brownish Trellis Pattern

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    Brownish Plaid Pattern

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