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Vandyck Brown Color

HEX #7B5349 / RGB (123, 83, 73)

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What is Vandyck Brown Color?

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Vandyck Brown has the hex code #7B5349. The equivalent RGB values are (123, 83, 73), which means it is composed of 44% red, 30% green and 26% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:33 Y:41 K:52. In the HSV/HSB scale, Vandyck Brown has a hue of 12°, 41% saturation and a brightness value of 48%.
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.

Vandyck Brown is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 040 40 20. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Vandyck Brown color hex code is #7B5349 which can be used along with RGB (123, 83, 73) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Vandyck Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#7B5349
RGB Values(123, 83, 73)
CMYK Values(0%, 33%, 41%, 52%)
HSV/HSB Values(12°, 41%, 48%)
Closest Web Safe#666633
Inverse Color#84ACB6 [Pewter Blue]
Closest Pantone®7518 C
Closest RAL8025 [Pale brown]
Complementary Color#49717B [Dark Electric Blue]
Vandyck Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5E5E5E
Weighted Average (Luma)#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9C9C9C

Vandyck Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 7B5349. Complementary color is 49717B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Vandyck Brown is Dark Electric Blue with the hex code #49717B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #7B5349 color is offered by #49717B. 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 (7B5349, 7B6C49 and 7B4958)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Vandyck Brown (#7B5349) are Raw Umber (#7B6C49) and Deep Ruby (#7B4958). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Vandyck 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 (7B5349, 497B6C and 49587B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Vandyck Brown (#7B5349) are #497B6C (Hooker's Green) and #49587B (Purple Navy). 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 (7B5349, 497B53 and 53497B)

Triadic Palette

Vandyck Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #497B53 (Amazon) and #53497B (Cyber Grape) along with #7B5349 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 (7B5349, 497B53, 49717B and 7B4971)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Vandyck Brown has four colors - #497B53 (Amazon), #49717B (Dark Electric Blue) and #7B4971 (Twilight Lavender) in addition to the base color (#7B5349). 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 (7B5349, 587B49, 49717B and 6C497B)

Square Palette

Vandyck Brown square color palette has #587B49 (Fern Green), #49717B (Dark Electric Blue) and #6C497B (Cyber Grape). 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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Vandyck Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Vandyck 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 Vandyck Brown Color


  • Transparent 95756D95756D
  • Transparent A38780A38780
  • Transparent B09892B09892
  • Transparent BDA9A4BDA9A4
  • Transparent CABAB6CABAB6
  • Transparent D7CBC8D7CBC8
  • Transparent E5DDDBE5DDDB
  • Transparent F2EEEDF2EEED


  • Transparent 7C5C547C5C54
  • Transparent 7D615A7D615A
  • Transparent 7D655F7D655F
  • Transparent 7E6A657E6A65
  • Transparent 7E6E6A7E6E6A
  • Transparent 7F73707F7370
  • Transparent 7F77757F7775
  • Transparent 807C7B807C7B


  • Transparent 62423A62423A
  • Transparent 563A33563A33
  • Transparent 4A322C4A322C
  • Transparent 3E2A253E2A25
  • Transparent 31211D31211D
  • Transparent 251916251916
  • Transparent 19110F19110F
  • Transparent 0C08070C0807

Vandyck Brown Color Patterns

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    Vandyck Brown Polka Dots Pattern

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    Vandyck Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vandyck Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vandyck Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vandyck Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vandyck Brown Plaid Pattern

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