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Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Color

HEX #4E403B / RGB (78, 64, 59)

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What is Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Color?

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Chocolate Brown (Pantone) is a Pantone textile Cotton eXtended color with the PMS number 19-0912 TCX. It is not a web color and cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. However, it can be applied to web pages and digital works with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
Chocolate Brown (Pantone) color hex code is #4E403B with RGB (78, 64, 59). Please note that the equivalent RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code and are only approximates.

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Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#4E403B
RGB Values(78, 64, 59)
CMYK Values(0%, 18%, 24%, 69%)
HSV/HSB Values(16°, 24%, 31%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#B1BFC4 [Opal]
Pantone®19-0912 TCX
Closest RAL6014 [Yellow olive]
Complementary Color#3B494E [Arsenic]
Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#434343
Weighted Average (Most Common)#444444
Weighted Average (Luma)#434343
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#878787

Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4E403B. Complementary color is 3B494E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Chocolate Brown (Pantone) is Arsenic with the hex code #3B494E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4E403B color is offered by #3B494E. 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.

4E403B 3B494E
Analogous color palette with (4E403B, 4E4A3B and 4E3B40)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Chocolate Brown (Pantone) (#4E403B) are Olive Drab Camouflage (#4E4A3B) and Dark Puce (#4E3B40). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Chocolate Brown (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.

4E403B 4E4A3B 4E3B40
Split Complementary color palette with (4E403B, 3B4E4A and 3B404E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Chocolate Brown (Pantone) (#4E403B) are #3B4E4A (Outer Space) and #3B404E (Arsenic). 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.

4E403B 3B4E4A 3B404E
Triadic color palette with (4E403B, 3B4E40 and 403B4E)

Triadic Palette

Chocolate Brown (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3B4E40 (Rifle Green) and #403B4E (Arsenic) along with #4E403B 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 (4E403B, 3B4E40, 3B494E and 4E3B49)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Chocolate Brown (Pantone) has four colors - #3B4E40 (Rifle Green), #3B494E (Arsenic) and #4E3B49 (Purple Taupe) in addition to the base color (#4E403B). 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.

4E403B 3B4E40 3B494E 4E3B49
Square color palette with (4E403B, 404E3B, 3B494E and 4A3B4E)

Square Palette

Chocolate Brown (Pantone) square color palette has #404E3B (Rifle Green), #3B494E (Arsenic) and #4A3B4E (Purple Taupe). 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.

4E403B 404E3B 3B494E 4A3B4E
Rainbow color

Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Chocolate Brown (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 Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent 716662716662
  • Transparent 837976837976
  • Transparent 958C89958C89
  • Transparent A7A09DA7A09D
  • Transparent B8B3B1B8B3B1
  • Transparent CAC6C4CAC6C4
  • Transparent DCD9D8DCD9D8
  • Transparent EDECEBEDECEB


  • Transparent 584D49584D49
  • Transparent 5D53505D5350
  • Transparent 625A57625A57
  • Transparent 67605E67605E
  • Transparent 6C66646C6664
  • Transparent 716D6B716D6B
  • Transparent 767372767372
  • Transparent 7B7A797B7A79


  • Transparent 3E332F3E332F
  • Transparent 372D29372D29
  • Transparent 2F26232F2623
  • Transparent 27201E27201E
  • Transparent 1F1A181F1A18
  • Transparent 171312171312
  • Transparent 100D0C100D0C
  • Transparent 080606080606

Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Color Patterns

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    Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Gingham Checks

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    Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

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    Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chocolate Brown (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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