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Deep Chocolate Color

HEX #4F1C17 / RGB (79, 28, 23)

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What is Deep Chocolate Color?

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Deep Chocolate has the hex code #4F1C17. The equivalent RGB values are (79, 28, 23), which means it is composed of 61% red, 22% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:65 Y:71 K:69. In the HSV/HSB scale, Deep Chocolate has a hue of 5°, 71% saturation and a brightness value of 31%.
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 Chocolate color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, deep chocolate can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Deep Chocolate Color Codes

Hex Code#4F1C17
RGB Values(79, 28, 23)
CMYK Values(0%, 65%, 71%, 69%)
HSV/HSB Values(5°, 71%, 31%)
Closest Web Safe#663300
Inverse Color#B0E3E8 [Powder Blue]
Closest Pantone®4625 C
Closest RAL3005 [Wine red]
Complementary Color#174A4F [Brunswick Green]
Deep Chocolate Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Luma)#262626
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#696969

Deep Chocolate Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4F1C17. Complementary color is 174A4F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Deep Chocolate is Brunswick Green with the hex code #174A4F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4F1C17 color is offered by #174A4F. 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 (4F1C17, 4F3817 and 4F172E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Deep Chocolate (#4F1C17) are Café Noir (#4F3817) and Brown Chocolate (#4F172E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Deep 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (4F1C17, 174F38 and 172E4F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Deep Chocolate (#4F1C17) are #174F38 (Brunswick Green) and #172E4F (Space Cadet). 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 (4F1C17, 174F1C and 1C174F)

Triadic Palette

Deep Chocolate triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #174F1C (Cal Poly Pomona Green) and #1C174F (Space Cadet) along with #4F1C17 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 (4F1C17, 174F1C, 174A4F and 4F174A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Deep Chocolate has four colors - #174F1C (Cal Poly Pomona Green), #174A4F (Brunswick Green) and #4F174A (American Purple) in addition to the base color (#4F1C17). 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 (4F1C17, 2E4F17, 174A4F and 38174F)

Square Palette

Deep Chocolate square color palette has #2E4F17 (Cal Poly Pomona Green), #174A4F (Brunswick Green) and #38174F (Russian 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.

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Rainbow color

Deep Chocolate Color Rainbow Palette

Our Deep 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Deep Chocolate Color


  • Transparent 724945724945
  • Transparent 84605D84605D
  • Transparent 957774957774
  • Transparent A78E8BA78E8B
  • Transparent B9A4A2B9A4A2
  • Transparent CABBB9CABBB9
  • Transparent DCD2D1DCD2D1
  • Transparent EDE8E8EDE8E8


  • Transparent 59302C59302C
  • Transparent 5E3A375E3A37
  • Transparent 634441634441
  • Transparent 684E4C684E4C
  • Transparent 6C58566C5856
  • Transparent 716261716261
  • Transparent 766C6B766C6B
  • Transparent 7B76767B7676


  • Transparent 3F16123F1612
  • Transparent 371410371410
  • Transparent 2F110E2F110E
  • Transparent 280E0C280E0C
  • Transparent 200B09200B09
  • Transparent 180807180807
  • Transparent 100605100605
  • Transparent 080302080302

Deep Chocolate Color Patterns

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    Deep Chocolate Gingham Checks

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    Deep Chocolate Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chocolate Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chocolate Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chocolate Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chocolate Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chocolate Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Chocolate Plaid Pattern

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