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Kiwi Brown Color

HEX #8E5B36 / RGB (142, 91, 54)

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What is Kiwi Brown Color?

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Kiwi Brown has the hex code #8E5B36. The equivalent RGB values are (142, 91, 54), 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:44. In the HSV/HSB scale, Kiwi Brown has a hue of 25°, 62% saturation and a brightness value of 56%.
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.

Representative of the brown color (sometime golden brown) of the outer skin of the Kiwi (Chinese gooseberry) fruit. The color is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, kiwi 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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Kiwi Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#8E5B36
RGB Values(142, 91, 54)
CMYK Values(0%, 36%, 62%, 44%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 62%, 56%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#71A4C9 [Dark Pastel Blue]
Closest Pantone®4635 C
Closest RAL8001 [Ochre brown]
Complementary Color#36698E [Teal Blue]
Kiwi Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#606060
Weighted Average (Most Common)#666666
Weighted Average (Luma)#636363
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A2A2A2

Kiwi Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8E5B36. Complementary color is 36698E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Kiwi Brown is Teal Blue with the hex code #36698E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8E5B36 color is offered by #36698E. 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 (8E5B36, 8E8736 and 8E363D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Kiwi Brown (#8E5B36) are Old Moss Green (#8E8736) and Solid Pink (#8E363D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Kiwi 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 (8E5B36, 368E87 and 363D8E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Kiwi Brown (#8E5B36) are #368E87 (Celadon Green) and #363D8E (Blue (Pigment)). 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 (8E5B36, 368E5B and 5B368E)

Triadic Palette

Kiwi Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #368E5B (Sea Green) and #5B368E (Blue-Magenta Violet) along with #8E5B36 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 (8E5B36, 368E5B, 36698E and 8E3669)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Kiwi Brown has four colors - #368E5B (Sea Green), #36698E (Teal Blue) and #8E3669 (Boysenberry) in addition to the base color (#8E5B36). 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 (8E5B36, 3D8E36, 36698E and 87368E)

Square Palette

Kiwi Brown square color palette has #3D8E36 (May Green), #36698E (Teal Blue) and #87368E (Cadmium 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

Kiwi Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Kiwi 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 Kiwi Brown Color


  • Transparent A57C5EA57C5E
  • Transparent B08C72B08C72
  • Transparent BB9D86BB9D86
  • Transparent C7AD9BC7AD9B
  • Transparent D2BDAFD2BDAF
  • Transparent DDCEC3DDCEC3
  • Transparent E8DED7E8DED7
  • Transparent F4EFEBF4EFEB


  • Transparent 8B62458B6245
  • Transparent 8A664C8A664C
  • Transparent 886A54886A54
  • Transparent 876E5B876E5B
  • Transparent 867162867162
  • Transparent 84756A84756A
  • Transparent 837971837971
  • Transparent 817C79817C79


  • Transparent 72492B72492B
  • Transparent 634026634026
  • Transparent 553720553720
  • Transparent 472E1B472E1B
  • Transparent 392416392416
  • Transparent 2B1B102B1B10
  • Transparent 1C120B1C120B
  • Transparent 0E09050E0905

Kiwi Brown Color Patterns

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    Kiwi Brown Gingham Checks

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    Kiwi Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Kiwi Brown Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Kiwi Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Kiwi Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Kiwi Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Kiwi Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Kiwi Brown Plaid Pattern

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