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Elegant Brown Color

HEX #805231 / RGB (128, 82, 49)

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What is Elegant Brown Color?

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Elegant Brown has the hex code #805231. The equivalent RGB values are (128, 82, 49), which means it is composed of 49% red, 32% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:36 Y:62 K:50. In the HSV/HSB scale, Elegant Brown has a hue of 25°, 62% saturation and a brightness value of 50%.
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.

Elegant Brown 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 Elegant Brown 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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Elegant Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#805231
RGB Values(128, 82, 49)
CMYK Values(0%, 36%, 62%, 50%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 62%, 50%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#7FADCE [Iceberg]
Closest Pantone®7588 C
Closest RAL8024 [Beige brown]
Complementary Color#315F80 [Metallic Blue]
Elegant Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#565656
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Luma)#595959
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9A9A9A

Elegant Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 805231. Complementary color is 315F80

Complementary Palette

The complement of Elegant Brown is Metallic Blue with the hex code #315F80. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #805231 color is offered by #315F80. 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 (805231, 807A31 and 803138)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Elegant Brown (#805231) are Spanish Bistre (#807A31) and Puce Red (#803138). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Elegant Brown 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 (805231, 31807A and 313880)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Elegant Brown (#805231) are #31807A (Celadon Green) and #313880 (Cosmic Cobalt). 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 (805231, 318052 and 523180)

Triadic Palette

Elegant Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #318052 (Sea Green) and #523180 (Regalia) along with #805231 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 (805231, 318052, 315F80 and 80315F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Elegant Brown has four colors - #318052 (Sea Green), #315F80 (Metallic Blue) and #80315F (Boysenberry) in addition to the base color (#805231). 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 (805231, 388031, 315F80 and 7A3180)

Square Palette

Elegant Brown square color palette has #388031 (Japanese Laurel), #315F80 (Metallic Blue) and #7A3180 (Maximum 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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Elegant Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Elegant Brown 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 Elegant Brown Color


  • Transparent 99755A99755A
  • Transparent A6866FA6866F
  • Transparent B39783B39783
  • Transparent C0A998C0A998
  • Transparent CCBAADCCBAAD
  • Transparent D9CBC1D9CBC1
  • Transparent E6DCD6E6DCD6
  • Transparent F2EEEAF2EEEA


  • Transparent 805B41805B41
  • Transparent 806049806049
  • Transparent 806451806451
  • Transparent 806959806959
  • Transparent 806E60806E60
  • Transparent 807268807268
  • Transparent 807770807770
  • Transparent 807B78807B78


  • Transparent 664227664227
  • Transparent 5A39225A3922
  • Transparent 4D311D4D311D
  • Transparent 402919402919
  • Transparent 332114332114
  • Transparent 26190F26190F
  • Transparent 1A100A1A100A
  • Transparent 0D08050D0805

Elegant Brown Color Patterns

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  • Transparent

    Elegant Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Brown Plaid Pattern

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