Dark Walnut Color

HEX #31241A / RGB (49, 36, 26)

What is Dark Walnut Color?

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Dark Walnut has the hex code #31241A. The equivalent RGB values are (49, 36, 26), which means it is composed of 44% red, 32% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:27 Y:47 K:81. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Walnut has a hue of 26°, 47% saturation and a brightness value of 19%.
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 Walnut 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 walnut 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 Walnut Color Codes

Hex Code#31241A
RGB Values(49, 36, 26)
CMYK Values(0%, 27%, 47%, 81%)
HSV/HSB Values(26°, 47%, 19%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#CEDBE5 [Columbia Blue]
Closest Pantone®Black 4 C
Closest RAL3007 [Black red]
Complementary Color#1A2731 [Dark Gunmetal]
Dark Walnut Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#252525
Weighted Average (Most Common)#272727
Weighted Average (Luma)#262626
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#686868

Dark Walnut Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 31241A. Complementary color is 1A2731

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Walnut is Dark Gunmetal with the hex code #1A2731. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #31241A color is offered by #1A2731. 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 (31241A, 31301A and 311A1C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Walnut (#31241A) are Pullman Green (#31301A) and Chocolate Kisses (#311A1C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Walnut 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 (31241A, 1A3130 and 1A1C31)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Walnut (#31241A) are #1A3130 (Medium Jungle Green) and #1A1C31 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (31241A, 1A3124 and 241A31)

Triadic Palette

Dark Walnut triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #1A3124 (Phthalo Green) and #241A31 (Dark Purple) along with #31241A 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 (31241A, 1A3124, 1A2731 and 311A27)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Walnut has four colors - #1A3124 (Phthalo Green), #1A2731 (Dark Gunmetal) and #311A27 (Dark Purple) in addition to the base color (#31241A). 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 (31241A, 1C311A, 1A2731 and 301A31)

Square Palette

Dark Walnut square color palette has #1C311A (Phthalo Green), #1A2731 (Dark Gunmetal) and #301A31 (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 Walnut Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Walnut 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 Walnut Color


  • Transparent 5A50485A5048
  • Transparent 6F665F6F665F
  • Transparent 837C76837C76
  • Transparent 98928D98928D
  • Transparent ADA7A3ADA7A3
  • Transparent C1BDBAC1BDBA
  • Transparent D6D3D1D6D3D1
  • Transparent EAE9E8EAE9E8


  • Transparent 41362E41362E
  • Transparent 494039494039
  • Transparent 514943514943
  • Transparent 59524D59524D
  • Transparent 605B57605B57
  • Transparent 686461686461
  • Transparent 706E6C706E6C
  • Transparent 787776787776


  • Transparent 271D15271D15
  • Transparent 221912221912
  • Transparent 1D16101D1610
  • Transparent 19120D19120D
  • Transparent 140E0A140E0A
  • Transparent 0F0B080F0B08
  • Transparent 0A07050A0705
  • Transparent 050403050403

Dark Walnut Color Patterns

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    Dark Walnut Gingham Checks

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  • Transparent

    Dark Walnut Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Walnut Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Walnut Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Walnut Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Walnut Plaid Pattern

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