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Yorkshire Brown Color

HEX #B78B6C / RGB (183, 139, 108)

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What is Yorkshire Brown Color?

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Yorkshire Brown has the hex code #B78B6C. The equivalent RGB values are (183, 139, 108), which means it is composed of 43% red, 32% green and 25% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:24 Y:41 K:28. In the HSV/HSB scale, Yorkshire Brown has a hue of 25°, 41% saturation and a brightness value of 72%.
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.

Yorkshire Brown 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.

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Yorkshire Brown Color Codes

Hex Code#B78B6C
RGB Values(183, 139, 108)
CMYK Values(0%, 24%, 41%, 28%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 41%, 72%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9966
Inverse Color#487493 [Jelly Bean Blue]
Closest Pantone®4655 C
Closest RAL3012 [Beige red]
Complementary Color#6C98B7 [Crystal Blue]
Yorkshire Brown Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#959595
Weighted Average (Luma)#929292
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C1C1C1

Yorkshire Brown Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B78B6C. Complementary color is 6C98B7

Complementary Palette

The complement of Yorkshire Brown is Crystal Blue with the hex code #6C98B7. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B78B6C color is offered by #6C98B7. 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 (B78B6C, B7B16C and B76C73)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Yorkshire Brown (#B78B6C) are Dark Khaki (#B7B16C) and Rose Gold (#B76C73). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Yorkshire 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.

B78B6C B7B16C B76C73
Split Complementary color palette with (B78B6C, 6CB7B1 and 6C73B7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Yorkshire Brown (#B78B6C) are #6CB7B1 (Green Sheen) and #6C73B7 (Toolbox). 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.

B78B6C 6CB7B1 6C73B7
Triadic color palette with (B78B6C, 6CB78B and 8B6CB7)

Triadic Palette

Yorkshire Brown triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6CB78B (Iguana Green) and #8B6CB7 (Middle Blue Purple) along with #B78B6C 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 (B78B6C, 6CB78B, 6C98B7 and B76C98)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Yorkshire Brown has four colors - #6CB78B (Iguana Green), #6C98B7 (Crystal Blue) and #B76C98 (Pearly Purple) in addition to the base color (#B78B6C). 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 (B78B6C, 73B76C, 6C98B7 and B16CB7)

Square Palette

Yorkshire Brown square color palette has #73B76C (Iguana Green), #6C98B7 (Crystal Blue) and #B16CB7 (Pearly Purple). 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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Yorkshire Brown Color Rainbow Palette

Our Yorkshire 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.

B78B6C A2B76C 6CB776 6CB7B6 6C78B7 A16CB7 B76C8D

Tints, Tones & Shades of Yorkshire Brown Color


  • Transparent C5A289C5A289
  • Transparent CDAE98CDAE98
  • Transparent D4B9A7D4B9A7
  • Transparent DBC5B6DBC5B6
  • Transparent E2D1C4E2D1C4
  • Transparent E9DCD3E9DCD3
  • Transparent F1E8E2F1E8E2
  • Transparent F8F3F0F8F3F0


  • Transparent AC8970AC8970
  • Transparent A78872A78872
  • Transparent A18774A18774
  • Transparent 9C86769C8676
  • Transparent 968478968478
  • Transparent 91837A91837A
  • Transparent 8B827C8B827C
  • Transparent 86817E86817E


  • Transparent 926F56926F56
  • Transparent 80614C80614C
  • Transparent 6E53416E5341
  • Transparent 5C46365C4636
  • Transparent 49382B49382B
  • Transparent 372A20372A20
  • Transparent 251C16251C16
  • Transparent 120E0B120E0B

Yorkshire Brown Color Patterns

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    Yorkshire Brown Gingham Checks

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    Yorkshire Brown Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yorkshire Brown Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yorkshire Brown Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yorkshire Brown Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yorkshire Brown Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yorkshire Brown Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Yorkshire Brown Plaid Pattern

Yorkshire Brown Color Interior Ideas

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