Rich Coffee CMYK values are (50, 70, 70, 60); meaning it is composed of 50 of cyan, 70 of both magenta and yellow and 60 of black. The closest hex code of the color is #492E28 with RGB equivalent values (73, 46, 40). The CMYK system is the backbone of the color printing technology found in both large industrial and small desktop printers. Colors are created using only four inks - cyan (C), magenta (M), yellow (Y) and black (K). Please understand that the reproducibility of rich coffee CMYK depends on the quality of the paper, the printer and the inks in the machine.
NOTE: The rich coffee (CMYK) hex color code mentioned on this page is just an approximation. It has been calculated from the CMYK values. As you probably know, the CMYK color model is for print media while hex codes and the equivalent RGB values are for screen. The two can seldom be converted correctly. Additionally, rich coffee color displayed on the screen through its hex code, may look very different when printed (by the CMYK values).
The complement of Rich Coffee CMYK is Japanese Indigo with the hex code #284349. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #492E28 color is offered by #284349. 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.
The analogous colors of Rich Coffee CMYK (#492E28) are Dark Lava (#493F28) and Brown Coffee (#492833). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Rich Coffee CMYK 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Rich Coffee CMYK (#492E28) are #28493F (Japanese Indigo) and #283349 (Gunmetal). 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.
Rich Coffee CMYK triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #28492E (Cal Poly Pomona Green) and #2E2849 (Russian Violet) along with #492E28 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Rich Coffee CMYK has four colors - #28492E (Cal Poly Pomona Green), #284349 (Japanese Indigo) and #492843 (Dark Puce) in addition to the base color (#492E28). 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.
Rich Coffee CMYK square color palette has #334928 (Kombu Green), #284349 (Japanese Indigo) and #3F2849 (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.
Rich Coffee CMYK Color Rainbow Palette
Our Rich Coffee CMYK 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.