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Moss Brown Color

HEX #715B2E / RGB (113, 91, 46)

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What is Moss Brown Color?

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Moss Brown has the hex code #715B2E. The equivalent RGB values are (113, 91, 46), which means it is composed of 45% red, 36% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:19 Y:59 K:56. In the HSV/HSB scale, Moss Brown has a hue of 40°, 59% saturation and a brightness value of 44%.
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.

Moss Brown is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 085 40 30. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Moss Brown color hex code is #715B2E which can be used along with RGB (113, 91, 46) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Moss Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#715B2E
RGB Values(113, 91, 46)
CMYK Values(0%, 19%, 59%, 56%)
HSV/HSB Values(40°, 59%, 44%)
Closest Web Safe#666633
Inverse Color#8EA4D1 [Ceil]
Closest Pantone®147 C
Closest RAL7008 [Khaki grey]
Complementary Color#2E4471 [Police Blue]
Moss Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#535353
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Luma)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9D9D9D

Moss Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 715B2E. Complementary color is 2E4471

Complementary Palette

The complement of Moss Brown is Police Blue with the hex code #2E4471. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #715B2E color is offered by #2E4471. 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 (715B2E, 66712E and 713A2E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Moss Brown (#715B2E) are Mustard Green (#66712E) and Garnet (#713A2E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Moss 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 (715B2E, 2E6671 and 3A2E71)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Moss Brown (#715B2E) are #2E6671 (Myrtle Green) and #3A2E71 (American Blue). 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 (715B2E, 2E715B and 5B2E71)

Triadic Palette

Moss Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2E715B (Amazon) and #5B2E71 (Imperial) along with #715B2E 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 (715B2E, 2E715B, 2E4471 and 712E44)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Moss Brown has four colors - #2E715B (Amazon), #2E4471 (Police Blue) and #712E44 (Catawba) in addition to the base color (#715B2E). 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 (715B2E, 2E713A, 2E4471 and 712E66)

Square Palette

Moss Brown square color palette has #2E713A (Japanese Laurel), #2E4471 (Police Blue) and #712E66 (Byzantium). 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

Moss Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Moss 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 Moss Brown Color


  • Transparent 8D7C588D7C58
  • Transparent 9C8C6D9C8C6D
  • Transparent AA9D82AA9D82
  • Transparent B8AD97B8AD97
  • Transparent C6BDABC6BDAB
  • Transparent D4CEC0D4CEC0
  • Transparent E3DED5E3DED5
  • Transparent F1EFEAF1EFEA


  • Transparent 74623E74623E
  • Transparent 766647766647
  • Transparent 776A4F776A4F
  • Transparent 796E57796E57
  • Transparent 7A715F7A715F
  • Transparent 7C75677C7567
  • Transparent 7D79707D7970
  • Transparent 7F7C787F7C78


  • Transparent 5A49255A4925
  • Transparent 4F40204F4020
  • Transparent 44371C44371C
  • Transparent 392E17392E17
  • Transparent 2D24122D2412
  • Transparent 221B0E221B0E
  • Transparent 171209171209
  • Transparent 0B09050B0905

Moss Brown Color Patterns

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    Moss Brown Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Moss Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Moss Brown Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Moss Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Moss Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Moss Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Moss Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Moss Brown Plaid Pattern

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