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Clove Yellow Brown Color

HEX #523F21 / RGB (82, 63, 33)

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What is Clove Yellow Brown Color?

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Clove Yellow Brown has the hex code #523F21. The equivalent RGB values are (82, 63, 33), which means it is composed of 46% red, 35% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:23 Y:60 K:68. In the HSV/HSB scale, Clove Yellow Brown has a hue of 37°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 32%.
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.

Clove Yellow Brown is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 080 30 20. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Clove Yellow Brown color hex code is #523F21 which can be used along with RGB (82, 63, 33) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Clove Yellow Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#523F21
RGB Values(82, 63, 33)
CMYK Values(0%, 23%, 60%, 68%)
HSV/HSB Values(37°, 60%, 32%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#ADC0DE [Light Steel Blue]
Closest Pantone®449 C
Closest RAL8028 [Terra brown]
Complementary Color#213452 [Space Cadet]
Clove Yellow Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#414141
Weighted Average (Luma)#414141
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#858585

Clove Yellow Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 523F21. Complementary color is 213452

Complementary Palette

The complement of Clove Yellow Brown is Space Cadet with the hex code #213452. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #523F21 color is offered by #213452. 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 (523F21, 4D5221 and 522721)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Clove Yellow Brown (#523F21) are Army Green (#4D5221) and Caput Mortuum (#522721). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Clove Yellow Brown 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 (523F21, 214D52 and 272152)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Clove Yellow Brown (#523F21) are #214D52 (Dark Slate Gray) and #272152 (Space Cadet). 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 (523F21, 21523F and 3F2152)

Triadic Palette

Clove Yellow Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #21523F (Brunswick Green) and #3F2152 (American Purple) along with #523F21 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 (523F21, 21523F, 213452 and 522134)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Clove Yellow Brown has four colors - #21523F (Brunswick Green), #213452 (Space Cadet) and #522134 (Brown Chocolate) in addition to the base color (#523F21). 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 (523F21, 215227, 213452 and 52214D)

Square Palette

Clove Yellow Brown square color palette has #215227 (Cal Poly Pomona Green), #213452 (Space Cadet) and #52214D (American 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

Clove Yellow Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Clove Yellow Brown 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 Clove Yellow Brown Color


  • Transparent 75654D75654D
  • Transparent 867964867964
  • Transparent 978C7A978C7A
  • Transparent A99F90A99F90
  • Transparent BAB2A6BAB2A6
  • Transparent CBC5BCCBC5BC
  • Transparent DCD9D3DCD9D3
  • Transparent EEECE9EEECE9


  • Transparent 5B4C345B4C34
  • Transparent 60533E60533E
  • Transparent 645947645947
  • Transparent 696051696051
  • Transparent 6E665A6E665A
  • Transparent 726D64726D64
  • Transparent 77736D77736D
  • Transparent 7B7A777B7A77


  • Transparent 42321A42321A
  • Transparent 392C17392C17
  • Transparent 312614312614
  • Transparent 292011292011
  • Transparent 21190D21190D
  • Transparent 19130A19130A
  • Transparent 100D07100D07
  • Transparent 080603080603

Clove Yellow Brown Color Patterns

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    Clove Yellow Brown Gingham Checks

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    Clove Yellow Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Clove Yellow Brown Polka Dots Pattern

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    Clove Yellow Brown Honeycomb Pattern

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    Clove Yellow Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Clove Yellow Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Clove Yellow Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Clove Yellow Brown Plaid Pattern

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