Ochre Brown

HEX #99632B / RGB (153, 99, 43)

Brown pottery bowl

What is Ochre Brown Color?

Ochre Brown (Hex code: 99632B) Thumbnail

Ochre Brown color hex code is #99632B and RGB (153, 99, 43). As per HSB/HSV model, the color has a hue of 31°, saturation of 72% and a brightness of 60%. The CMYK values of Ochre Brown are C:0 M:35 Y:72 K:40.

Ochre Brown is a RAL Classic color with the number 8001. To use in in HTML and CSS code, please enter the hex, RGB, HSB or CMYK values.

Please note: RAL colors displayed on the screen are close approximates to the actual color because of the variations in brightness and contrast. The same hold true for these colors printed out on standard printers where the variations in the quality of paper, ink and the device may produce different results.

Ochre Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#99632B
RGB Values(153, 99, 43)
CMYK Values(0%, 35%, 72%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(31°, 72%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#669CD4 [Blue-Gray]
Closest Pantone®730 C
Complementary Color#2B6199 [Lapis Lazuli]
Ochre Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#626262
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6D6D6D
Weighted Average (Luma)#6A6A6A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A7A7A7

Ochre Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 99632B. Complementary color is 2B6199

Complementary Palette

The complement of Ochre Brown is Lapis Lazuli with the hex code #2B6199. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #99632B color is offered by #2B6199. 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 (99632B, 98992B and 992C2B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Ochre Brown (#99632B) are Citron (#98992B) and Japanese Carmine (#992C2B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Ochre 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (99632B, 2B9899 and 2C2B99)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Ochre Brown (#99632B) are #2B9899 (Zomp) and #2C2B99 (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.

Triadic color palette with (99632B, 2B9963 and 632B99)

Triadic Palette

Ochre Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2B9963 (Sea Green) and #632B99 (Rebecca Purple) along with #99632B 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 (99632B, 2B9963, 2B6199 and 992B61)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Ochre Brown has four colors - #2B9963 (Sea Green), #2B6199 (Lapis Lazuli) and #992B61 (Amaranth Deep Purple) in addition to the base color (#99632B). 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.

Square color palette with (99632B, 2B992C, 2B6199 and 992B98)

Square Palette

Ochre Brown square color palette has #2B992C (Forest Green (Web)), #2B6199 (Lapis Lazuli) and #992B98 (Violet (Crayola)). 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

Ochre Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Ochre 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Ochre Brown Color


  • Transparent AD8255#AD8255
  • Transparent B8926B#B8926B
  • Transparent C2A180#C2A180
  • Transparent CCB195#CCB195
  • Transparent D6C1AA#D6C1AA
  • Transparent E0D0BF#E0D0BF
  • Transparent EBE0D5#EBE0D5
  • Transparent F5EFEA#F5EFEA


  • Transparent 94693C#94693C
  • Transparent 926C45#926C45
  • Transparent 8F6F4D#8F6F4D
  • Transparent 8D7256#8D7256
  • Transparent 8A745E#8A745E
  • Transparent 887767#887767
  • Transparent 857A6F#857A6F
  • Transparent 837D78#837D78


  • Transparent 7A4F22#7A4F22
  • Transparent 6B451E#6B451E
  • Transparent 5C3B1A#5C3B1A
  • Transparent 4D3216#4D3216
  • Transparent 3D2811#3D2811
  • Transparent 2E1E0D#2E1E0D
  • Transparent 1F1409#1F1409
  • Transparent 0F0A04#0F0A04

Ochre Brown Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Ochre Brown Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Ochre Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ochre Brown Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ochre Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ochre Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ochre Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ochre Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ochre Brown Plaid Pattern

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