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Philippine Brown Color

HEX #5A1E17 / RGB (90, 30, 23)

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What is Philippine Brown Color?

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Philippine Brown has the hex code #5A1E17. The equivalent RGB values are (90, 30, 23), which means it is composed of 63% red, 21% green and 16% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:67 Y:74 K:65. In the HSV/HSB scale, Philippine Brown has a hue of 6°, 74% saturation and a brightness value of 35%.
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.

Philippine Brown 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 Philippine Brown CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Philippine Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#5A1E17
RGB Values(90, 30, 23)
CMYK Values(0%, 67%, 74%, 65%)
HSV/HSB Values(6°, 74%, 35%)
Closest Web Safe#663300
Inverse Color#A5E1E8 [Non-Photo Blue]
Closest Pantone®4625 C
Closest RAL3005 [Wine red]
Complementary Color#17535A [Midnight Green (Eagle Green)]
Philippine Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#303030
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Luma)#2A2A2A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6D6D6D

Philippine Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5A1E17. Complementary color is 17535A

Complementary Palette

The complement of Philippine Brown is Midnight Green (Eagle Green) with the hex code #17535A. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5A1E17 color is offered by #17535A. 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 (5A1E17, 5A4017 and 5A1732)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Philippine Brown (#5A1E17) are Liver (Dogs) (#5A4017) and Brown Chocolate (#5A1732). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Philippine 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.

5A1E17 5A4017 5A1732
Split Complementary color palette with (5A1E17, 175A40 and 17325A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Philippine Brown (#5A1E17) are #175A40 (Brunswick Green) and #17325A (Space Cadet). 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 (5A1E17, 175A1E and 1E175A)

Triadic Palette

Philippine Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #175A1E (Cal Poly Pomona Green) and #1E175A (Space Cadet) along with #5A1E17 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 (5A1E17, 175A1E, 17535A and 5A1753)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Philippine Brown has four colors - #175A1E (Cal Poly Pomona Green), #17535A (Midnight Green (Eagle Green)) and #5A1753 (American Purple) in addition to the base color (#5A1E17). 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.

5A1E17 175A1E 17535A 5A1753
Square color palette with (5A1E17, 325A17, 17535A and 40175A)

Square Palette

Philippine Brown square color palette has #325A17 (Mughal Green), #17535A (Midnight Green (Eagle Green)) and #40175A (American Purple). 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.

5A1E17 325A17 17535A 40175A
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Philippine Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Philippine 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.

5A1E17 5A5717 235A17 175A44 17375A 31175A 5A174A

Tints, Tones & Shades of Philippine Brown Color


  • Transparent 7B4B457B4B45
  • Transparent 8C625D8C625D
  • Transparent 9C78749C7874
  • Transparent AD8F8BAD8F8B
  • Transparent BDA5A2BDA5A2
  • Transparent CEBCB9CEBCB9
  • Transparent DED2D1DED2D1
  • Transparent EFE9E8EFE9E8


  • Transparent 62322C62322C
  • Transparent 653B37653B37
  • Transparent 694541694541
  • Transparent 6D4F4C6D4F4C
  • Transparent 715956715956
  • Transparent 756361756361
  • Transparent 786C6B786C6B
  • Transparent 7C76767C7676


  • Transparent 481812481812
  • Transparent 3F15103F1510
  • Transparent 36120E36120E
  • Transparent 2D0F0C2D0F0C
  • Transparent 240C09240C09
  • Transparent 1B09071B0907
  • Transparent 120605120605
  • Transparent 090302090302

Philippine Brown Color Patterns

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    Philippine Brown Gingham Checks

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    Philippine Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Philippine Brown Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Brown Plaid Pattern

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