Deep Chestnut

HEX #892D1B / RGB (137, 45, 27)

Peeled chestnut

What is Deep Chestnut Color?

Deep Chestnut (Hex code: 892D1B) Thumbnail

Deep Chestnut has the hex code #892D1B. The equivalent RGB values are (137, 45, 27), which means it is composed of 66% red, 22% green and 13% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:67 Y:80 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, Deep Chestnut has a hue of 10°, 80% saturation and a brightness value of 54%.
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.

Deep chestnut is a rich and deep reddish brown color. It is named after the chestnut edible nuts. The color can be applied to web pages with HTML and/or CSS via its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

Deep Chestnut Color Codes

Hex Code#892D1B
RGB Values(137, 45, 27)
CMYK Values(0%, 67%, 80%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(10°, 80%, 54%)
Closest Web Safe#993333
Inverse Color#76D2E4 [Sky Blue (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®7526 C
Closest RAL3013 [Tomato red]
Complementary Color#1B7789 [Metallic Seaweed]
Deep Chestnut Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#464646
Weighted Average (Most Common)#474747
Weighted Average (Luma)#3F3F3F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#848484

Deep Chestnut Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 892D1B. Complementary color is 1B7789

Complementary Palette

The complement of Deep Chestnut is Metallic Seaweed with the hex code #1B7789. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #892D1B color is offered by #1B7789. 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 (892D1B, 89641B and 891B40)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Deep Chestnut (#892D1B) are Golden Brown (#89641B) and Violet-Red (#891B40). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Deep Chestnut 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 (892D1B, 1B8964 and 1B4089)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Deep Chestnut (#892D1B) are #1B8964 (Deep Green-Cyan Turquoise) and #1B4089 (Dark Cornflower Blue). 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 (892D1B, 1B892D and 2D1B89)

Triadic Palette

Deep Chestnut triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #1B892D (Forest Green (Web)) and #2D1B89 (Pixie Powder) along with #892D1B 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 (892D1B, 1B892D, 1B7789 and 891B77)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Deep Chestnut has four colors - #1B892D (Forest Green (Web)), #1B7789 (Metallic Seaweed) and #891B77 (Midnight) in addition to the base color (#892D1B). 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 (892D1B, 40891B, 1B7789 and 641B89)

Square Palette

Deep Chestnut square color palette has #40891B (Sap Green), #1B7789 (Metallic Seaweed) and #641B89 (American Violet). 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

Deep Chestnut Color Rainbow Palette

Our Deep Chestnut 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 Deep Chestnut Color


  • Transparent A15749#A15749
  • Transparent AC6C5F#AC6C5F
  • Transparent B88176#B88176
  • Transparent C4968D#C4968D
  • Transparent D0ABA4#D0ABA4
  • Transparent DCC0BB#DCC0BB
  • Transparent E7D5D1#E7D5D1
  • Transparent F3EAE8#F3EAE8


  • Transparent 873E2F#873E2F
  • Transparent 864639#864639
  • Transparent 854E43#854E43
  • Transparent 85574E#85574E
  • Transparent 845F58#845F58
  • Transparent 836762#836762
  • Transparent 826F6C#826F6C
  • Transparent 817876#817876


  • Transparent 6E2416#6E2416
  • Transparent 602013#602013
  • Transparent 521B10#521B10
  • Transparent 45170E#45170E
  • Transparent 37120B#37120B
  • Transparent 290E08#290E08
  • Transparent 1B0905#1B0905
  • Transparent 0E0503#0E0503

Deep Chestnut Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Deep Chestnut Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Deep Chestnut Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chestnut Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chestnut Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chestnut Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chestnut Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chestnut Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chestnut Plaid Pattern

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