Dark Sepia Color

HEX #604830 / RGB (96, 72, 48)

What is Dark Sepia Color?

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Dark Sepia has the hex code #604830. The equivalent RGB values are (96, 72, 48), which means it is composed of 44% red, 33% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:25 Y:50 K:62. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Sepia has a hue of 30°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 38%.
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 Sepia 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 sepia 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 Sepia Color Codes

Hex Code#604830
RGB Values(96, 72, 48)
CMYK Values(0%, 25%, 50%, 62%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 50%, 38%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#9FB7CF [Wild Blue Yonder]
Closest Pantone®462 C
Closest RAL8007 [Fawn brown]
Complementary Color#304860 [Police Blue]
Dark Sepia Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#484848
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Luma)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8F8F8F

Dark Sepia Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 604830. Complementary color is 304860

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Sepia is Police Blue with the hex code #304860. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #604830 color is offered by #304860. 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 (604830, 606030 and 603030)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Sepia (#604830) are Soldier Green (#606030) and Royal Brown (#603030). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Sepia 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 (604830, 306060 and 303060)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Sepia (#604830) are #306060 (Police Blue) and #303060 (Deep Koamaru). 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 (604830, 306048 and 483060)

Triadic Palette

Dark Sepia triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #306048 (Deep Moss Green) and #483060 (Jacarta) along with #604830 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 (604830, 306048, 304860 and 603048)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Sepia has four colors - #306048 (Deep Moss Green), #304860 (Police Blue) and #603048 (Old Mauve) in addition to the base color (#604830). 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 (604830, 306030, 304860 and 603060)

Square Palette

Dark Sepia square color palette has #306030 (Mughal Green), #304860 (Police Blue) and #603060 (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.

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Rainbow color

Dark Sepia Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Sepia 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 Sepia Color


  • Transparent 806D59806D59
  • Transparent 907F6E907F6E
  • Transparent A09183A09183
  • Transparent B0A498B0A498
  • Transparent BFB6ACBFB6AC
  • Transparent CFC8C1CFC8C1
  • Transparent DFDAD6DFDAD6
  • Transparent EFEDEAEFEDEA


  • Transparent 665340665340
  • Transparent 6A59486A5948
  • Transparent 6D5E506D5E50
  • Transparent 706458706458
  • Transparent 736A60736A60
  • Transparent 766F68766F68
  • Transparent 7A75707A7570
  • Transparent 7D7A787D7A78


  • Transparent 4D3A264D3A26
  • Transparent 433222433222
  • Transparent 3A2B1D3A2B1D
  • Transparent 302418302418
  • Transparent 261D13261D13
  • Transparent 1D160E1D160E
  • Transparent 130E0A130E0A
  • Transparent 0A07050A0705

Dark Sepia Color Patterns

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    Dark Sepia Gingham Checks

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    Dark Sepia Honeycomb Pattern

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    Dark Sepia Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Sepia Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Sepia Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Sepia Plaid Pattern

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