Walnut Color

HEX #59392B / RGB (89, 57, 43)

What is Walnut Color?

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Walnut has the hex code #59392B. The equivalent RGB values are (89, 57, 43), which means it is composed of 47% red, 30% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:36 Y:52 K:65. In the HSV/HSB scale, Walnut has a hue of 18°, 52% saturation and a brightness value of 35%.
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.

Walnut color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, walnut 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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Walnut Color Codes

Hex Code#59392B
RGB Values(89, 57, 43)
CMYK Values(0%, 36%, 52%, 65%)
HSV/HSB Values(18°, 52%, 35%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#A6C6D4 [Pastel Blue]
Closest Pantone®4695 C
Closest RAL8011 [Nut brown]
Complementary Color#2B4B59 [Dark Slate Gray]
Walnut Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3F3F3F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#414141
Weighted Average (Luma)#3F3F3F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#838383

Walnut Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 59392B. Complementary color is 2B4B59

Complementary Palette

The complement of Walnut is Dark Slate Gray with the hex code #2B4B59. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #59392B color is offered by #2B4B59. 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 (59392B, 59502B and 592B34)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Walnut (#59392B) are Soldier Green (#59502B) and Royal Brown (#592B34). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Walnut 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 (59392B, 2B5950 and 2B3459)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Walnut (#59392B) are #2B5950 (Dark Slate Gray) and #2B3459 (Deep Koamaru). 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 (59392B, 2B5939 and 392B59)

Triadic Palette

Walnut triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2B5939 (Deep Moss Green) and #392B59 (Jacarta) along with #59392B 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 (59392B, 2B5939, 2B4B59 and 592B4B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Walnut has four colors - #2B5939 (Deep Moss Green), #2B4B59 (Dark Slate Gray) and #592B4B (Japanese Violet) in addition to the base color (#59392B). 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 (59392B, 34592B, 2B4B59 and 502B59)

Square Palette

Walnut square color palette has #34592B (Mughal Green), #2B4B59 (Dark Slate Gray) and #502B59 (Japanese Violet). 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

Walnut Color Rainbow Palette

Our Walnut 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 Walnut Color


  • Transparent 7A61557A6155
  • Transparent 8B746B8B746B
  • Transparent 9B88809B8880
  • Transparent AC9C95AC9C95
  • Transparent BDB0AABDB0AA
  • Transparent CDC4BFCDC4BF
  • Transparent DED7D5DED7D5
  • Transparent EEEBEAEEEBEA


  • Transparent 61473C61473C
  • Transparent 654E45654E45
  • Transparent 69554D69554D
  • Transparent 6D5D566D5D56
  • Transparent 70645E70645E
  • Transparent 746B67746B67
  • Transparent 78726F78726F
  • Transparent 7C79787C7978


  • Transparent 472E22472E22
  • Transparent 3E281E3E281E
  • Transparent 35221A35221A
  • Transparent 2D1D162D1D16
  • Transparent 241711241711
  • Transparent 1B110D1B110D
  • Transparent 120B09120B09
  • Transparent 090604090604

Walnut Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Walnut Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Walnut Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Walnut Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Walnut Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Walnut Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Walnut Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Walnut Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Walnut Plaid Pattern

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