Pastel Chocolate

HEX #A7796D / RGB (167, 121, 109)

What is Pastel Chocolate Color?

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Pastel Chocolate has the hex code #A7796D. The equivalent RGB values are (167, 121, 109), which means it is composed of 42% red, 30% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:28 Y:35 K:35. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pastel Chocolate has a hue of 12°, 35% saturation and a brightness value of 65%.
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.

Pastel Chocolate color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, pastel chocolate 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.

Pastel Chocolate Color Codes

Hex Code#A7796D
RGB Values(167, 121, 109)
CMYK Values(0%, 28%, 35%, 35%)
HSV/HSB Values(12°, 35%, 65%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#588692 [Steel Teal]
Closest Pantone®7614 C
Closest RAL1020 [Olive yellow]
Complementary Color#6D9BA7 [Crystal Blue]
Pastel Chocolate Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#848484
Weighted Average (Most Common)#858585
Weighted Average (Luma)#828282
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B7B7B7

Pastel Chocolate Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A7796D. Complementary color is 6D9BA7

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pastel Chocolate is Crystal Blue with the hex code #6D9BA7. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A7796D color is offered by #6D9BA7. 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 (A7796D, A7966D and A76D7E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pastel Chocolate (#A7796D) are Light Taupe (#A7966D) and Turkish Rose (#A76D7E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pastel 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 (A7796D, 6DA796 and 6D7EA7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pastel Chocolate (#A7796D) are #6DA796 (Green Sheen) and #6D7EA7 (Shadow 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.

Triadic color palette with (A7796D, 6DA779 and 796DA7)

Triadic Palette

Pastel Chocolate triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6DA779 (Oxley) and #796DA7 (Rhythm) along with #A7796D 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 (A7796D, 6DA779, 6D9BA7 and A76D9B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pastel Chocolate has four colors - #6DA779 (Oxley), #6D9BA7 (Crystal Blue) and #A76D9B (Pearly Purple) in addition to the base color (#A7796D). 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 (A7796D, 7EA76D, 6D9BA7 and 966DA7)

Square Palette

Pastel Chocolate square color palette has #7EA76D (Asparagus), #6D9BA7 (Crystal Blue) and #966DA7 (Purple Mountain Majesty). 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

Pastel Chocolate Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pastel 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 Pastel Chocolate Color


  • Transparent B9948A#B9948A
  • Transparent C1A199#C1A199
  • Transparent CAAFA7#CAAFA7
  • Transparent D3BCB6#D3BCB6
  • Transparent DCC9C5#DCC9C5
  • Transparent E5D7D3#E5D7D3
  • Transparent EDE4E2#EDE4E2
  • Transparent F6F2F0#F6F2F0


  • Transparent 9F7A71#9F7A71
  • Transparent 9B7B73#9B7B73
  • Transparent 977C75#977C75
  • Transparent 947D77#947D77
  • Transparent 907D78#907D78
  • Transparent 8C7E7A#8C7E7A
  • Transparent 887F7C#887F7C
  • Transparent 847F7E#847F7E


  • Transparent 866157#866157
  • Transparent 75554C#75554C
  • Transparent 644941#644941
  • Transparent 543D37#543D37
  • Transparent 43302C#43302C
  • Transparent 322421#322421
  • Transparent 211816#211816
  • Transparent 110C0B#110C0B

Pastel Chocolate Color Patterns

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    Pastel Chocolate Gingham Checks

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    Pastel Chocolate Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Pastel Chocolate Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Chocolate Honeycomb Pattern

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    Pastel Chocolate Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Chocolate Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Chocolate Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Chocolate Plaid Pattern