Tan Earth Color

HEX #9F765A / RGB (159, 118, 90)

What is Tan Earth Color?

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Tan Earth has the hex code #9F765A. The equivalent RGB values are (159, 118, 90), which means it is composed of 43% red, 32% green and 25% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:26 Y:43 K:38. In the HSV/HSB scale, Tan Earth has a hue of 24°, 43% saturation and a brightness value of 62%.
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.

Tan Earth 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 tan earth 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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Tan Earth Color Codes

Hex Code#9F765A
RGB Values(159, 118, 90)
CMYK Values(0%, 26%, 43%, 38%)
HSV/HSB Values(24°, 43%, 62%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#6089A5 [Rackley]
Closest Pantone®7504 C
Closest RAL1011 [Brown beige]
Complementary Color#5A839F [Rackley]
Tan Earth Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7A7A7A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Luma)#7D7D7D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B4B4B4

Tan Earth Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9F765A. Complementary color is 5A839F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Tan Earth is Rackley with the hex code #5A839F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9F765A color is offered by #5A839F. 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 (9F765A, 9F995A and 9F5A61)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Tan Earth (#9F765A) are Bronze (Metallic) (#9F995A) and Deep Puce (#9F5A61). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Tan Earth 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 (9F765A, 5A9F99 and 5A619F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Tan Earth (#9F765A) are #5A9F99 (Polished Pine) and #5A619F (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 (9F765A, 5A9F76 and 765A9F)

Triadic Palette

Tan Earth triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5A9F76 (Forest Green (Crayola)) and #765A9F (Royal Purple) along with #9F765A 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 (9F765A, 5A9F76, 5A839F and 9F5A83)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Tan Earth has four colors - #5A9F76 (Forest Green (Crayola)), #5A839F (Rackley) and #9F5A83 (Antique Fuchsia) in addition to the base color (#9F765A). 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 (9F765A, 619F5A, 5A839F and 995A9F)

Square Palette

Tan Earth square color palette has #619F5A (Russian Green), #5A839F (Rackley) and #995A9F (Purpureus). 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

Tan Earth Color Rainbow Palette

Our Tan Earth 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 Tan Earth Color


  • Transparent B2917BB2917B
  • Transparent BC9F8CBC9F8C
  • Transparent C5AD9CC5AD9C
  • Transparent CFBBADCFBBAD
  • Transparent D9C8BDD9C8BD
  • Transparent E2D6CEE2D6CE
  • Transparent ECE4DEECE4DE
  • Transparent F5F1EFF5F1EF


  • Transparent 997862997862
  • Transparent 967965967965
  • Transparent 937A69937A69
  • Transparent 907B6D907B6D
  • Transparent 8C7C718C7C71
  • Transparent 897D75897D75
  • Transparent 867E78867E78
  • Transparent 837F7C837F7C


  • Transparent 7F5E487F5E48
  • Transparent 6F533F6F533F
  • Transparent 5F47365F4736
  • Transparent 503B2D503B2D
  • Transparent 402F24402F24
  • Transparent 30231B30231B
  • Transparent 201812201812
  • Transparent 100C09100C09

Tan Earth Color Patterns

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    Tan Earth Gingham Checks

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    Tan Earth Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Tan Earth Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tan Earth Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tan Earth Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tan Earth Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tan Earth Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tan Earth Plaid Pattern

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