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Chocolate Milk Color

HEX #BD8876 / RGB (189, 136, 118)

Chocolate milk with fresh cream

What is Chocolate Milk Color?

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Chocolate Milk has the hex code #BD8876. The equivalent RGB values are (189, 136, 118), which means it is composed of 43% red, 31% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:28 Y:38 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, Chocolate Milk has a hue of 15°, 38% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
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.

Chocolate Milk 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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Chocolate Milk Color Codes

Hex Code#BD8876
RGB Values(189, 136, 118)
CMYK Values(0%, 28%, 38%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(15°, 38%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#427789 [Jelly Bean Blue]
Closest Pantone®7613 C
Closest RAL3012 [Beige red]
Complementary Color#76ABBD [Moonstone Blue]
Chocolate Milk Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#949494
Weighted Average (Most Common)#969696
Weighted Average (Luma)#929292
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C1C1C1

Chocolate Milk Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BD8876. Complementary color is 76ABBD

Complementary Palette

The complement of Chocolate Milk is Moonstone Blue with the hex code #76ABBD. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BD8876 color is offered by #76ABBD. 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 (BD8876, BDAC76 and BD7688)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Chocolate Milk (#BD8876) are Misty Moss (#BDAC76) and Turkish Rose (#BD7688). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Chocolate Milk 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 (BD8876, 76BDAC and 7688BD)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Chocolate Milk (#BD8876) are #76BDAC (Green Sheen) and #7688BD (Cerulean Frost). 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 (BD8876, 76BD88 and 8876BD)

Triadic Palette

Chocolate Milk triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #76BD88 (Iguana Green) and #8876BD (Middle Blue Purple) along with #BD8876 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 (BD8876, 76BD88, 76ABBD and BD76AB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Chocolate Milk has four colors - #76BD88 (Iguana Green), #76ABBD (Moonstone Blue) and #BD76AB (Opera Mauve) in addition to the base color (#BD8876). 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 (BD8876, 88BD76, 76ABBD and AC76BD)

Square Palette

Chocolate Milk square color palette has #88BD76 (Pistachio), #76ABBD (Moonstone Blue) and #AC76BD (African 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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Rainbow color

Chocolate Milk Color Rainbow Palette

Our Chocolate Milk 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 Milk Color


  • Transparent CAA091CAA091
  • Transparent D1AC9FD1AC9F
  • Transparent D7B8ADD7B8AD
  • Transparent DEC4BBDEC4BB
  • Transparent E5CFC8E5CFC8
  • Transparent EBDBD6EBDBD6
  • Transparent F2E7E4F2E7E4
  • Transparent F8F3F1F8F3F1


  • Transparent B18678B18678
  • Transparent AB8679AB8679
  • Transparent A5857AA5857A
  • Transparent 9F847B9F847B
  • Transparent 98837C98837C
  • Transparent 92827D92827D
  • Transparent 8C827E8C827E
  • Transparent 86817F86817F


  • Transparent 976D5E976D5E
  • Transparent 845F53845F53
  • Transparent 715247715247
  • Transparent 5F443B5F443B
  • Transparent 4C362F4C362F
  • Transparent 392923392923
  • Transparent 261B18261B18
  • Transparent 130E0C130E0C

Chocolate Milk Color Patterns

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    Chocolate Milk Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Chocolate Milk Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chocolate Milk Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chocolate Milk Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chocolate Milk Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chocolate Milk Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chocolate Milk Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chocolate Milk Plaid Pattern

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