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Cream Brown Color

HEX #DCB69A / RGB (220, 182, 154)

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What is Cream Brown Color?

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Cream Brown has the hex code #DCB69A. The equivalent RGB values are (220, 182, 154), which means it is composed of 40% red, 33% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:17 Y:30 K:14. In the HSV/HSB scale, Cream Brown has a hue of 25°, 30% saturation and a brightness value of 86%.
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.

Cream Brown 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 its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Cream Brown CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Cream Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#DCB69A
RGB Values(220, 182, 154)
CMYK Values(0%, 17%, 30%, 14%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 30%, 86%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC99
Inverse Color#234965 [Police Blue]
Closest Pantone®7590 C
Closest RAL1014 [Ivory]
Complementary Color#9AC0DC [Pale Cerulean]
Cream Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B9B9B9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Luma)#BCBCBC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D8D8D8

Cream Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DCB69A. Complementary color is 9AC0DC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Cream Brown is Pale Cerulean with the hex code #9AC0DC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DCB69A color is offered by #9AC0DC. 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.

Analogous color palette with (DCB69A, DCD79A and DC9A9F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Cream Brown (#DCB69A) are Medium Spring Bud (#DCD79A) and Parrot Pink (#DC9A9F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Cream 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (DCB69A, 9ADCD7 and 9A9FDC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Cream Brown (#DCB69A) are #9ADCD7 (Pale Robin Egg Blue) and #9A9FDC (Blue Bell). 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.

Triadic color palette with (DCB69A, 9ADCB6 and B69ADC)

Triadic Palette

Cream Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9ADCB6 (Turquoise Green) and #B69ADC (Light Pastel Purple) along with #DCB69A create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (DCB69A, 9ADCB6, 9AC0DC and DC9AC0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Cream Brown has four colors - #9ADCB6 (Turquoise Green), #9AC0DC (Pale Cerulean) and #DC9AC0 (Kobi) in addition to the base color (#DCB69A). 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.

Square color palette with (DCB69A, 9FDC9A, 9AC0DC and D79ADC)

Square Palette

Cream Brown square color palette has #9FDC9A (Granny Smith Apple), #9AC0DC (Pale Cerulean) and #D79ADC (Medium Lavender Magenta). 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.

Rainbow color

Cream Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Cream 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Cream Brown Color


  • Transparent E3C5AEE3C5AE
  • Transparent E7CCB8E7CCB8
  • Transparent EAD3C2EAD3C2
  • Transparent EEDBCDEEDBCD
  • Transparent F1E2D7F1E2D7
  • Transparent F5E9E1F5E9E1
  • Transparent F8F0EBF8F0EB
  • Transparent FCF8F5FCF8F5


  • Transparent CAAB95CAAB95
  • Transparent C0A692C0A692
  • Transparent B7A090B7A090
  • Transparent AE9B8DAE9B8D
  • Transparent A5968AA5968A
  • Transparent 9C90889C9088
  • Transparent 928B85928B85
  • Transparent 898583898583


  • Transparent B0927BB0927B
  • Transparent 9A7F6C9A7F6C
  • Transparent 846D5C846D5C
  • Transparent 6E5B4D6E5B4D
  • Transparent 58493E58493E
  • Transparent 42372E42372E
  • Transparent 2C241F2C241F
  • Transparent 16120F16120F

Cream Brown Color Patterns

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    Cream Brown Honeycomb Pattern

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    Cream Brown Leaves Pattern

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    Cream Brown Houndstooth Pattern

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    Cream Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cream Brown Plaid Pattern

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