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#D6B68C Hex Code

Color Name: Tan

What is hex #D6B68C Color?

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The color name of hex code #D6B68C is Tan. The RGB values are (214, 182, 140) which means it is composed of 40% red, 34% green and 26% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:15 Y:35 K:16. In the HSV/HSB scale, #D6B68C has a hue of 34°, 35% saturation and a brightness value of 84%.
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.

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Hex #D6B68C Color Codes

Color NameTan
RGB Values(214, 182, 140)
CMYK Values(0%, 15%, 35%, 16%)
HSV/HSB Values(34°, 35%, 84%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC99
Inverse Color#294973 [Metallic Blue]
Closest Pantone®727 C
Closest RAL1000 [Green beige]
Complementary Color#8CACD6 [Light Cobalt Blue]
#D6B68C Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Luma)#BABABA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D6D6D6

Hex #D6B68C Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D6B68C. Complementary color is 8CACD6

Complementary Palette

The complement of #D6B68C is #8CACD6 which is called Light Cobalt Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D6B68C color is offered by #8CACD6. 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 (D6B68C, D1D68C and D6918C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #D6B68C are #D1D68C and #D6918C, called Medium Spring Bud and Shimmering Blush, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #D6B68C 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (D6B68C, 8CD1D6 and 918CD6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #D6B68C are #8CD1D6 (Middle Blue Green) and #918CD6 (Ceil). 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 (D6B68C, 8CD6B6 and B68CD6)

Triadic Palette

#D6B68C triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8CD6B6 (Pearl Aqua) and #B68CD6 (Lenurple) along with #D6B68C, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (D6B68C, 8CD6B6, 8CACD6 and D68CAC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #D6B68C has #8CD6B6 (Pearl Aqua), #8CACD6 (Light Cobalt Blue) and #D68CAC (Middle Purple). 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 (D6B68C, 8CD691, 8CACD6 and D68CD1)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #D6B68C contains #8CD691 (Eton Blue), #8CACD6 (Light Cobalt Blue) and #D68CD1 (Light Medium Orchid). 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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Hex #D6B68C Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #D6B68C 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of D6B68C Color


  • Transparent DEC5A3DEC5A3
  • Transparent E2CCAFE2CCAF
  • Transparent E6D3BAE6D3BA
  • Transparent EBDBC6EBDBC6
  • Transparent EFE2D1EFE2D1
  • Transparent F3E9DDF3E9DD
  • Transparent F7F0E8F7F0E8
  • Transparent FBF8F4FBF8F4


  • Transparent C5AB8AC5AB8A
  • Transparent BCA688BCA688
  • Transparent B4A087B4A087
  • Transparent AB9B86AB9B86
  • Transparent A29685A29685
  • Transparent 9A90849A9084
  • Transparent 918B82918B82
  • Transparent 898581898581


  • Transparent AB9270AB9270
  • Transparent 967F62967F62
  • Transparent 806D54806D54
  • Transparent 6B5B466B5B46
  • Transparent 564938564938
  • Transparent 40372A40372A
  • Transparent 2B241C2B241C
  • Transparent 15120E15120E

#D6B68C Color Patterns

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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.