Rustic Orange

HEX #D78C3D / RGB (215, 140, 61)

What is Rustic Orange Color?

Rustic Orange (Hex code: D78C3D) Thumbnail

Rustic Orange has the hex code #D78C3D. The equivalent RGB values are (215, 140, 61), which means it is composed of 52% red, 34% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:35 Y:72 K:16. In the HSV/HSB scale, Rustic Orange has a hue of 31°, 72% saturation and a brightness value of 84%.
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.

Rustic Orange 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Rustic Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#D78C3D
RGB Values(215, 140, 61)
CMYK Values(0%, 35%, 72%, 16%)
HSV/HSB Values(31°, 72%, 84%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9933
Inverse Color#2873C2 [Celtic Blue]
Closest Pantone®7413 C
Closest RAL1034 [Pastel yellow]
Complementary Color#3D88D7 [Tufts Blue]
Rustic Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Luma)#969696
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C3C3C3

Rustic Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D78C3D. Complementary color is 3D88D7

Complementary Palette

The complement of Rustic Orange is Tufts Blue with the hex code #3D88D7. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D78C3D color is offered by #3D88D7. 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.

Analogous color palette with (D78C3D, D5D73D and D73F3D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Rustic Orange (#D78C3D) are Pear (#D5D73D) and Jasper (#D73F3D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Rustic Orange 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (D78C3D, 3DD5D7 and 3F3DD7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Rustic Orange (#D78C3D) are #3DD5D7 (Turquoise) and #3F3DD7 (Palatinate Blue). 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.

Triadic color palette with (D78C3D, 3DD78C and 8C3DD7)

Triadic Palette

Rustic Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3DD78C (Ocean Green) and #8C3DD7 (Dark Orchid) along with #D78C3D create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (D78C3D, 3DD78C, 3D88D7 and D73D88)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Rustic Orange has four colors - #3DD78C (Ocean Green), #3D88D7 (Tufts Blue) and #D73D88 (Deep Cerise) in addition to the base color (#D78C3D). 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.

Square color palette with (D78C3D, 3DD73F, 3D88D7 and D73DD5)

Square Palette

Rustic Orange square color palette has #3DD73F (Lime Green), #3D88D7 (Tufts Blue) and #D73DD5 (Steel Pink). 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.

Rainbow color

Rustic Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Rustic Orange 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Rustic Orange Color


  • Transparent DFA364#DFA364
  • Transparent E3AF77#E3AF77
  • Transparent E7BA8B#E7BA8B
  • Transparent EBC69E#EBC69E
  • Transparent EFD1B1#EFD1B1
  • Transparent F3DDC5#F3DDC5
  • Transparent F7E8D8#F7E8D8
  • Transparent FBF4EC#FBF4EC


  • Transparent C68A4A#C68A4A
  • Transparent BD8851#BD8851
  • Transparent B48758#B48758
  • Transparent AC865F#AC865F
  • Transparent A38565#A38565
  • Transparent 9A846C#9A846C
  • Transparent 918273#918273
  • Transparent 898179#898179


  • Transparent AC7031#AC7031
  • Transparent 97622B#97622B
  • Transparent 815425#815425
  • Transparent 6C461F#6C461F
  • Transparent 563818#563818
  • Transparent 412A12#412A12
  • Transparent 2B1C0C#2B1C0C
  • Transparent 160E06#160E06

Rustic Orange Color Patterns

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    Rustic Orange Gingham Checks

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    Rustic Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Rustic Orange Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rustic Orange Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rustic Orange Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rustic Orange Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rustic Orange Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rustic Orange Plaid Pattern