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Forest Brown Color

HEX #926F52 / RGB (146, 111, 82)

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What is Forest Brown Color?

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Forest Brown has the hex code #926F52. The equivalent RGB values are (146, 111, 82), which means it is composed of 43% red, 33% green and 24% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:24 Y:44 K:43. In the HSV/HSB scale, Forest Brown has a hue of 27°, 44% saturation and a brightness value of 57%.
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.

Forest Brown color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, forest brown 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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Forest Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#926F52
RGB Values(146, 111, 82)
CMYK Values(0%, 24%, 44%, 43%)
HSV/HSB Values(27°, 44%, 57%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#6D90AD [Shadow Blue]
Closest Pantone®4715 C
Closest RAL8000 [Green brown]
Complementary Color#527592 [UCLA Blue]
Forest Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Weighted Average (Most Common)#767676
Weighted Average (Luma)#747474
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AEAEAE

Forest Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 926F52. Complementary color is 527592

Complementary Palette

The complement of Forest Brown is UCLA Blue with the hex code #527592. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #926F52 color is offered by #527592. 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 (926F52, 928F52 and 925255)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Forest Brown (#926F52) are Dark Tan (#928F52) and Rose Taupe (#925255). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Forest 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 (926F52, 52928F and 525592)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Forest Brown (#926F52) are #52928F (Steel Teal) and #525592 (Purple Navy). 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 (926F52, 52926F and 6F5292)

Triadic Palette

Forest Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #52926F (Wintergreen Dream) and #6F5292 (Dark Lavender) along with #926F52 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 (926F52, 52926F, 527592 and 925275)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Forest Brown has four colors - #52926F (Wintergreen Dream), #527592 (UCLA Blue) and #925275 (Sugar Plum) in addition to the base color (#926F52). 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 (926F52, 559252, 527592 and 8F5292)

Square Palette

Forest Brown square color palette has #559252 (Middle Green), #527592 (UCLA Blue) and #8F5292 (Razzmic Berry). 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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Forest Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Forest 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 Forest Brown Color


  • Transparent A88C75A88C75
  • Transparent B39A86B39A86
  • Transparent BEA997BEA997
  • Transparent C9B7A9C9B7A9
  • Transparent D3C5BAD3C5BA
  • Transparent DED4CBDED4CB
  • Transparent E9E2DCE9E2DC
  • Transparent F4F1EEF4F1EE


  • Transparent 8E725B8E725B
  • Transparent 8D74608D7460
  • Transparent 8B76648B7664
  • Transparent 897869897869
  • Transparent 87796E87796E
  • Transparent 857B72857B72
  • Transparent 847D77847D77
  • Transparent 827E7B827E7B


  • Transparent 755942755942
  • Transparent 664E39664E39
  • Transparent 584331584331
  • Transparent 493829493829
  • Transparent 3A2C213A2C21
  • Transparent 2C21192C2119
  • Transparent 1D16101D1610
  • Transparent 0F0B080F0B08

Forest Brown Color Patterns

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    Forest Brown Gingham Checks

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    Forest Brown Honeycomb Pattern

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    Forest Brown Leaves Pattern

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    Forest Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Forest Brown Trellis Pattern

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    Forest Brown Plaid Pattern

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