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Plane Brown Color

HEX #8A5024 / RGB (138, 80, 36)

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What is Plane Brown Color?

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Plane Brown has the hex code #8A5024. The equivalent RGB values are (138, 80, 36), which means it is composed of 54% red, 31% green and 14% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:42 Y:74 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, Plane Brown has a hue of 26°, 74% saturation and a brightness value of 54%.
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.

Plane Brown is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 060 40 40. 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.

Plane Brown color hex code is #8A5024 which can be used along with RGB (138, 80, 36) 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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Plane Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#8A5024
RGB Values(138, 80, 36)
CMYK Values(0%, 42%, 74%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(26°, 74%, 54%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#75AFDB [Iceberg]
Closest Pantone®1615 C
Closest RAL8004 [Copper brown]
Complementary Color#245E8A [B'dazzled Blue]
Plane Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#555555
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Luma)#595959
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9A9A9A

Plane Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8A5024. Complementary color is 245E8A

Complementary Palette

The complement of Plane Brown is B'dazzled Blue with the hex code #245E8A. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8A5024 color is offered by #245E8A. 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 (8A5024, 8A8324 and 8A242B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Plane Brown (#8A5024) are Old Moss Green (#8A8324) and Antique Ruby (#8A242B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Plane 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 (8A5024, 248A83 and 242B8A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Plane Brown (#8A5024) are #248A83 (Celadon Green) and #242B8A (Cosmic Cobalt). 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 (8A5024, 248A50 and 50248A)

Triadic Palette

Plane Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #248A50 (Sea Green) and #50248A (KSU Purple) along with #8A5024 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 (8A5024, 248A50, 245E8A and 8A245E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Plane Brown has four colors - #248A50 (Sea Green), #245E8A (B'dazzled Blue) and #8A245E (Dark Raspberry) in addition to the base color (#8A5024). 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 (8A5024, 2B8A24, 245E8A and 83248A)

Square Palette

Plane Brown square color palette has #2B8A24 (Forest Green (Web)), #245E8A (B'dazzled Blue) and #83248A (Maximum 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.

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Rainbow color

Plane Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Plane 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 Plane Brown Color


  • Transparent A17350A17350
  • Transparent AD8566AD8566
  • Transparent B9967CB9967C
  • Transparent C5A892C5A892
  • Transparent D0B9A7D0B9A7
  • Transparent DCCBBDDCCBBD
  • Transparent E8DCD3E8DCD3
  • Transparent F3EEE9F3EEE9


  • Transparent 885A36885A36
  • Transparent 875E40875E40
  • Transparent 866349866349
  • Transparent 856852856852
  • Transparent 846D5B846D5B
  • Transparent 837264837264
  • Transparent 82766E82766E
  • Transparent 817B77817B77


  • Transparent 6E401D6E401D
  • Transparent 613819613819
  • Transparent 533016533016
  • Transparent 452812452812
  • Transparent 37200E37200E
  • Transparent 29180B29180B
  • Transparent 1C10071C1007
  • Transparent 0E08040E0804

Plane Brown Color Patterns

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    Plane Brown Gingham Checks

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    Plane Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plane Brown Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plane Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plane Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plane Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plane Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plane Brown Plaid Pattern

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