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Prairie Brown Color

HEX #B08962 / RGB (176, 137, 98)

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What is Prairie Brown Color?

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Prairie Brown has the hex code #B08962. The equivalent RGB values are (176, 137, 98), which means it is composed of 43% red, 33% green and 24% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:22 Y:44 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, Prairie Brown has a hue of 30°, 44% saturation and a brightness value of 69%.
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.

Prairie 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 Prairie 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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Prairie Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#B08962
RGB Values(176, 137, 98)
CMYK Values(0%, 22%, 44%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 44%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#4F769D [Blue Yonder]
Closest Pantone®479 C
Closest RAL1020 [Olive yellow]
Complementary Color#6289B0 [Glaucous]
Prairie Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#898989
Weighted Average (Most Common)#909090
Weighted Average (Luma)#8E8E8E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BFBFBF

Prairie Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B08962. Complementary color is 6289B0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Prairie Brown is Glaucous with the hex code #6289B0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B08962 color is offered by #6289B0. 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 (B08962, B0B062 and B06262)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Prairie Brown (#B08962) are Olive Green (#B0B062) and Deep Puce (#B06262). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Prairie 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 (B08962, 62B0B0 and 6262B0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Prairie Brown (#B08962) are #62B0B0 (Crystal Blue) and #6262B0 (Liberty). 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 (B08962, 62B089 and 8962B0)

Triadic Palette

Prairie Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #62B089 (Polished Pine) and #8962B0 (Middle Blue Purple) along with #B08962 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 (B08962, 62B089, 6289B0 and B06289)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Prairie Brown has four colors - #62B089 (Polished Pine), #6289B0 (Glaucous) and #B06289 (Turkish Rose) in addition to the base color (#B08962). 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 (B08962, 62B062, 6289B0 and B062B0)

Square Palette

Prairie Brown square color palette has #62B062 (Forest Green (Crayola)), #6289B0 (Glaucous) and #B062B0 (Pearly 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

Prairie Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Prairie 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 Prairie Brown Color


  • Transparent C0A181C0A181
  • Transparent C8AC91C8AC91
  • Transparent D0B8A1D0B8A1
  • Transparent D8C4B1D8C4B1
  • Transparent DFD0C0DFD0C0
  • Transparent E7DCD0E7DCD0
  • Transparent EFE7E0EFE7E0
  • Transparent F7F3EFF7F3EF


  • Transparent A68768A68768
  • Transparent A2866BA2866B
  • Transparent 9D856E9D856E
  • Transparent 988571988571
  • Transparent 938474938474
  • Transparent 8E83778E8377
  • Transparent 8A827A8A827A
  • Transparent 85817D85817D


  • Transparent 8D6E4E8D6E4E
  • Transparent 7B60457B6045
  • Transparent 6A523B6A523B
  • Transparent 584531584531
  • Transparent 463727463727
  • Transparent 35291D35291D
  • Transparent 231B14231B14
  • Transparent 120E0A120E0A

Prairie Brown Color Patterns

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    Prairie Brown Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Prairie Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Prairie Brown Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Prairie Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Prairie Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Prairie Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Prairie Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Prairie Brown Plaid Pattern

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