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Dark Chocolate Brown Color

HEX #332421 / RGB (51, 36, 33)

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What is Dark Chocolate Brown Color?

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Dark Chocolate Brown has the hex code #332421. The equivalent RGB values are (51, 36, 33), which means it is composed of 43% red, 30% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:29 Y:35 K:80. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Chocolate Brown has a hue of 10°, 35% saturation and a brightness value of 20%.
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.

Dark Chocolate 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 dark chocolate 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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Dark Chocolate Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#332421
RGB Values(51, 36, 33)
CMYK Values(0%, 29%, 35%, 80%)
HSV/HSB Values(10°, 35%, 20%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#CCDBDE [Columbia Blue]
Closest Pantone®Black 4 C
Closest RAL3007 [Black red]
Complementary Color#213033 [Medium Jungle Green]
Dark Chocolate Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#282828
Weighted Average (Most Common)#282828
Weighted Average (Luma)#272727
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#696969

Dark Chocolate Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 332421. Complementary color is 213033

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Chocolate Brown is Medium Jungle Green with the hex code #213033. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #332421 color is offered by #213033. 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 (332421, 332D21 and 332127)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Chocolate Brown (#332421) are Pine Tree (#332D21) and Temptress (#332127). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Chocolate 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 (332421, 21332D and 212733)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Chocolate Brown (#332421) are #21332D (Medium Jungle Green) and #212733 (Charleston Green). 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 (332421, 213324 and 242133)

Triadic Palette

Dark Chocolate Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #213324 (Black Leather Jacket) and #242133 (Dark Gunmetal) along with #332421 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 (332421, 213324, 213033 and 332130)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Chocolate Brown has four colors - #213324 (Black Leather Jacket), #213033 (Medium Jungle Green) and #332130 (Dark Purple) in addition to the base color (#332421). 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 (332421, 273321, 213033 and 2D2133)

Square Palette

Dark Chocolate Brown square color palette has #273321 (Pine Tree), #213033 (Medium Jungle Green) and #2D2133 (Dark 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

Dark Chocolate Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Chocolate 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 Dark Chocolate Brown Color


  • Transparent 5C504D5C504D
  • Transparent 706664706664
  • Transparent 857C7A857C7A
  • Transparent 999290999290
  • Transparent ADA7A6ADA7A6
  • Transparent C2BDBCC2BDBC
  • Transparent D6D3D3D6D3D3
  • Transparent EBE9E9EBE9E9


  • Transparent 423634423634
  • Transparent 4A403E4A403E
  • Transparent 524947524947
  • Transparent 5A52515A5251
  • Transparent 615B5A615B5A
  • Transparent 696464696464
  • Transparent 716E6D716E6D
  • Transparent 787777787777


  • Transparent 291D1A291D1A
  • Transparent 241917241917
  • Transparent 1F16141F1614
  • Transparent 1A12111A1211
  • Transparent 140E0D140E0D
  • Transparent 0F0B0A0F0B0A
  • Transparent 0A07070A0707
  • Transparent 050403050403

Dark Chocolate Brown Color Patterns

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    Dark Chocolate Brown Honeycomb Pattern

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    Dark Chocolate Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Brown Plaid Pattern

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