Coffee has the hex code #6F4E37. The equivalent RGB values are (111, 78, 55), which means it is composed of
45% red, 32% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:30 Y:50 K:57. In the HSV/HSB scale, Coffee has a hue of 25°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 44%. 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.
Coffee is a moderate brown color representative of the color of roasted coffee beans. unlike chocolate, it is not part of the web colors list and can only be used in HTML and CSS code with its RGB, HSB, CMYk or hex codes.
The complement of Coffee is Police Blue with the hex code #37586F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6F4E37 color is offered by #37586F. 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.
The analogous colors of Coffee (#6F4E37) are Mustard Green (#6F6A37) and Catawba (#6F373C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Coffee 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Coffee (#6F4E37) are #376F6A (Myrtle Green) and #373C6F (American 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.
Coffee triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #376F4E (Amazon) and #4E376F (American Blue) along with #6F4E37 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Coffee has four colors - #376F4E (Amazon), #37586F (Police Blue) and #6F3758 (Halayà Úbe) in addition to the base color (#6F4E37). 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.
Coffee square color palette has #3C6F37 (Japanese Laurel), #37586F (Police Blue) and #6A376F (Imperial). 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.
Coffee Color Rainbow Palette
Our Coffee 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.