Pale Chocolate

HEX #B49992 / RGB (180, 153, 146)

What is Pale Chocolate Color?

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Pale Chocolate has the hex code #B49992. The equivalent RGB values are (180, 153, 146), which means it is composed of 38% red, 32% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:15 Y:19 K:29. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pale Chocolate has a hue of 12°, 19% saturation and a brightness value of 71%.
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.

Pale Chocolate is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the pale chocolate CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Pale Chocolate Color Codes

Hex Code#B49992
RGB Values(180, 153, 146)
CMYK Values(0%, 15%, 19%, 29%)
HSV/HSB Values(12°, 19%, 71%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#4B666D [Deep Space Sparkle]
Closest Pantone®436 C
Closest RAL9006 [White aluminium]
Complementary Color#92ADB4 [Pewter Blue]
Pale Chocolate Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A0A0A0
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A0A0A0
Weighted Average (Luma)#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C8C8C8

Pale Chocolate Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B49992. Complementary color is 92ADB4

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pale Chocolate is Pewter Blue with the hex code #92ADB4. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B49992 color is offered by #92ADB4. 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 (B49992, B4AA92 and B4929C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pale Chocolate (#B49992) are Khaki (HTML/CSS) (#B4AA92) and Tuscany (#B4929C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pale Chocolate 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 (B49992, 92B4AA and 929CB4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pale Chocolate (#B49992) are #92B4AA (Cadet Grey) and #929CB4 (Cadet Grey). 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 (B49992, 92B499 and 9992B4)

Triadic Palette

Pale Chocolate triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #92B499 (Dark Sea Green) and #9992B4 (Manatee) along with #B49992 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 (B49992, 92B499, 92ADB4 and B492AD)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pale Chocolate has four colors - #92B499 (Dark Sea Green), #92ADB4 (Pewter Blue) and #B492AD (Lilac Luster) in addition to the base color (#B49992). 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 (B49992, 9CB492, 92ADB4 and AA92B4)

Square Palette

Pale Chocolate square color palette has #9CB492 (Dark Sea Green), #92ADB4 (Pewter Blue) and #AA92B4 (Glossy Grape). 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

Pale Chocolate Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pale Chocolate 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 Pale Chocolate Color


  • Transparent C3ADA8#C3ADA8
  • Transparent CBB8B3#CBB8B3
  • Transparent D2C2BE#D2C2BE
  • Transparent DACCC9#DACCC9
  • Transparent E1D6D3#E1D6D3
  • Transparent E9E0DE#E9E0DE
  • Transparent F0EBE9#F0EBE9
  • Transparent F8F5F4#F8F5F4


  • Transparent AA948E#AA948E
  • Transparent A4928D#A4928D
  • Transparent 9F8F8B#9F8F8B
  • Transparent 9A8D89#9A8D89
  • Transparent 958A87#958A87
  • Transparent 908885#908885
  • Transparent 8A8584#8A8584
  • Transparent 858382#858382


  • Transparent 907A75#907A75
  • Transparent 7E6B66#7E6B66
  • Transparent 6C5C58#6C5C58
  • Transparent 5A4D49#5A4D49
  • Transparent 483D3A#483D3A
  • Transparent 362E2C#362E2C
  • Transparent 241F1D#241F1D
  • Transparent 120F0F#120F0F

Pale Chocolate Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Pale Chocolate Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Pale Chocolate Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Chocolate Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Chocolate Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Chocolate Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Chocolate Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Chocolate Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Chocolate Plaid Pattern