#663E2F Hex Code

Color Name: Van Dyke Brown

What is hex #663E2F Color?

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The color name of hex code #663E2F is Van Dyke Brown. The RGB values are (102, 62, 47) which means it is composed of 48% red, 29% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:39 Y:54 K:60. In the HSV/HSB scale, #663E2F has a hue of 16°, 54% saturation and a brightness value of 40%.
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.

Hex #663E2F Color Codes

Color NameVan Dyke Brown
RGB Values(102, 62, 47)
CMYK Values(0%, 39%, 54%, 60%)
HSV/HSB Values(16°, 54%, 40%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#99C1D0 [Dark Sky Blue]
Closest Pantone®7603 C
Closest RAL8007 [Fawn brown]
Complementary Color#2F5766 [Police Blue]
#663E2F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#464646
Desaturated#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#484848
Weighted Average (Luma)#454545
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8A8A8A

Hex #663E2F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 663E2F. Complementary color is 2F5766

Complementary Palette

The complement of #663E2F is #2F5766 which is called Police Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #663E2F color is offered by #2F5766. 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 (663E2F, 665A2F and 662F3C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #663E2F are #665A2F and #662F3C, called Coffee and Old Mauve, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #663E2F with a 30° separation. 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 (663E2F, 2F665A and 2F3C66)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #663E2F are #2F665A (Amazon) and #2F3C66 (Deep Koamaru). 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 (663E2F, 2F663E and 3E2F66)

Triadic Palette

#663E2F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2F663E (Deep Moss Green) and #3E2F66 (Jacarta) along with #663E2F, our main color, 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 (663E2F, 2F663E, 2F5766 and 662F57)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #663E2F has #2F663E (Deep Moss Green), #2F5766 (Police Blue) and #662F57 (Halayà Úbe). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (663E2F, 3C662F, 2F5766 and 5A2F66)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #663E2F contains #3C662F (Mughal Green), #2F5766 (Police Blue) and #5A2F66 (Imperial). 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

Hex #663E2F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #663E2F rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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.

#663E2F Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 663E2F

    Van Dyke Brown gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 663E2F

    Van Dyke Brown vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 663E2F

    Van Dyke Brown polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 663E2F

    Van Dyke Brown honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 663E2F

    Van Dyke Brown leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 663E2F

    Van Dyke Brown houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 663E2F

    Van Dyke Brown trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 663E2F

    Van Dyke Brown plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.