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Royal Brown Color

HEX #68331C / RGB (104, 51, 28)

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What is Royal Brown Color?

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Royal Brown has the hex code #68331C. The equivalent RGB values are (104, 51, 28), which means it is composed of 57% red, 28% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:51 Y:73 K:59. In the HSV/HSB scale, Royal Brown has a hue of 18°, 73% saturation and a brightness value of 41%.
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.

Royal Brown color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Royal Brown 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.

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Royal Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#68331C
RGB Values(104, 51, 28)
CMYK Values(0%, 51%, 73%, 59%)
HSV/HSB Values(18°, 73%, 41%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#97CCE3 [Cornflower]
Closest Pantone®1545 C
Closest RAL3009 [Oxide red]
Complementary Color#1C5168 [Police Blue]
Royal Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#404040
Weighted Average (Luma)#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#818181

Royal Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 68331C. Complementary color is 1C5168

Complementary Palette

The complement of Royal Brown is Police Blue with the hex code #1C5168. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #68331C color is offered by #1C5168. 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 (68331C, 68591C and 681C2B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Royal Brown (#68331C) are Antique Bronze (#68591C) and Brown Chocolate (#681C2B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Royal 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 (68331C, 1C6859 and 1C2B68)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Royal Brown (#68331C) are #1C6859 (Dark Spring Green) and #1C2B68 (Indigo (Rainbow)). 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 (68331C, 1C6833 and 331C68)

Triadic Palette

Royal Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #1C6833 (Dark Spring Green) and #331C68 (Persian Indigo) along with #68331C 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 (68331C, 1C6833, 1C5168 and 681C51)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Royal Brown has four colors - #1C6833 (Dark Spring Green), #1C5168 (Police Blue) and #681C51 (Pansy Purple) in addition to the base color (#68331C). 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 (68331C, 2B681C, 1C5168 and 591C68)

Square Palette

Royal Brown square color palette has #2B681C (Mughal Green), #1C5168 (Police Blue) and #591C68 (Imperial). 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

Royal Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Royal 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 Royal Brown Color


  • Transparent 865C49865C49
  • Transparent 957060957060
  • Transparent A48577A48577
  • Transparent B4998EB4998E
  • Transparent C3ADA4C3ADA4
  • Transparent D2C2BBD2C2BB
  • Transparent E1D6D2E1D6D2
  • Transparent F0EBE8F0EBE8


  • Transparent 6D42306D4230
  • Transparent 6F4A3A6F4A3A
  • Transparent 725244725244
  • Transparent 745A4E745A4E
  • Transparent 766158766158
  • Transparent 796962796962
  • Transparent 7B716C7B716C
  • Transparent 7E78767E7876


  • Transparent 532916532916
  • Transparent 492414492414
  • Transparent 3E1F113E1F11
  • Transparent 341A0E341A0E
  • Transparent 2A140B2A140B
  • Transparent 1F0F081F0F08
  • Transparent 150A06150A06
  • Transparent 0A05030A0503

Royal Brown Color Patterns

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    Royal Brown Honeycomb Pattern

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    Royal Brown Leaves Pattern

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    Royal Brown Houndstooth Pattern

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    Royal Brown Trellis Pattern

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    Royal Brown Plaid Pattern

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