Dark Chocolate

HEX #352620 / RGB (53, 38, 32)

What is Dark Chocolate Color?

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Dark Chocolate has the hex code #352620. The equivalent RGB values are (53, 38, 32), which means it is composed of 43% red, 31% green and 26% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:28 Y:40 K:79. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Chocolate has a hue of 17°, 40% saturation and a brightness value of 21%.
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 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 CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Dark Chocolate Color Codes

Hex Code#352620
RGB Values(53, 38, 32)
CMYK Values(0%, 28%, 40%, 79%)
HSV/HSB Values(17°, 40%, 21%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#CAD9DF [Columbia Blue]
Closest Pantone®Black 4 C
Closest RAL3007 [Black red]
Complementary Color#202F35 [Medium Jungle Green]
Dark Chocolate Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#292929
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2A2A2A
Weighted Average (Luma)#292929
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6B6B6B

Dark Chocolate Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 352620. Complementary color is 202F35

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Chocolate is Medium Jungle Green with the hex code #202F35. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #352620 color is offered by #202F35. 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 (352620, 353120 and 352025)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Chocolate (#352620) are Pullman Green (#353120) and Temptress (#352025). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Chocolate 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 (352620, 203531 and 202535)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Chocolate (#352620) are #203531 (Medium Jungle Green) and #202535 (Dark Gunmetal). 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 (352620, 203526 and 262035)

Triadic Palette

Dark Chocolate triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #203526 (Black Leather Jacket) and #262035 (Dark Purple) along with #352620 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 (352620, 203526, 202F35 and 35202F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Chocolate has four colors - #203526 (Black Leather Jacket), #202F35 (Medium Jungle Green) and #35202F (Dark Purple) in addition to the base color (#352620). 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 (352620, 253520, 202F35 and 312035)

Square Palette

Dark Chocolate square color palette has #253520 (Pine Tree), #202F35 (Medium Jungle Green) and #312035 (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.

Rainbow color

Dark Chocolate Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Chocolate 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 Dark Chocolate Color


  • Transparent 5D514D#5D514D
  • Transparent 726763#726763
  • Transparent 867D79#867D79
  • Transparent 9A9390#9A9390
  • Transparent AEA8A6#AEA8A6
  • Transparent C2BEBC#C2BEBC
  • Transparent D7D4D2#D7D4D2
  • Transparent EBE9E9#EBE9E9


  • Transparent 443833#443833
  • Transparent 4C413D#4C413D
  • Transparent 534A46#534A46
  • Transparent 5B5350#5B5350
  • Transparent 625C5A#625C5A
  • Transparent 6A6563#6A6563
  • Transparent 716E6D#716E6D
  • Transparent 797776#797776


  • Transparent 2A1E1A#2A1E1A
  • Transparent 251B16#251B16
  • Transparent 201713#201713
  • Transparent 1B1310#1B1310
  • Transparent 150F0D#150F0D
  • Transparent 100B0A#100B0A
  • Transparent 0B0806#0B0806
  • Transparent 050403#050403

Dark Chocolate Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Chocolate Plaid Pattern