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Black Diamond Color

HEX #262A2C / RGB (38, 42, 44)

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What is Black Diamond Color?

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Black Diamond has the hex code #262A2C. The equivalent RGB values are (38, 42, 44), which means it is composed of 31% red, 34% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:14 M:5 Y:0 K:83. In the HSV/HSB scale, Black Diamond has a hue of 200°, 14% saturation and a brightness value of 17%.
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.

Black Diamond 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 black diamond 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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Black Diamond Color Codes

Hex Code#262A2C
RGB Values(38, 42, 44)
CMYK Values(14%, 5%, 0%, 83%)
HSV/HSB Values(200°, 14%, 17%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D9D5D3 [Timberwolf]
Closest Pantone®426 C
Closest RAL9011 [Graphite black]
Complementary Color#2C2826 [Pine Tree]
Black Diamond Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#292929
Weighted Average (Most Common)#292929
Weighted Average (Luma)#292929
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6C6C6C

Black Diamond Color Palettes

Black Diamond is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 262A2C. Complementary color is 2C2826

Complementary Palette

The complement of Black Diamond is Pine Tree with the hex code #2C2826. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #262A2C color is offered by #2C2826. 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.

262A2C 2C2826
Analogous color palette with (262A2C, 26272C and 262C2B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Black Diamond (#262A2C) are Charleston Green (#26272C) and Charleston Green (#262C2B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Black Diamond 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.

262A2C 26272C 262C2B
Split Complementary color palette with (262A2C, 2C2627 and 2C2B26)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Black Diamond (#262A2C) are #2C2627 (Raisin Black) and #2C2B26 (Pine Tree). 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.

262A2C 2C2627 2C2B26
Triadic color palette with (262A2C, 2C262A and 2A2C26)

Triadic Palette

Black Diamond triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2C262A (Charleston Green) and #2A2C26 (Pine Tree) along with #262A2C create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

262A2C 2C262A 2A2C26
Tetradic color palette with (262A2C, 2C262A, 2C2826 and 262C28)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Black Diamond has four colors - #2C262A (Charleston Green), #2C2826 (Pine Tree) and #262C28 (Charleston Green) in addition to the base color (#262A2C). 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.

262A2C 2C262A 2C2826 262C28
Square color palette with (262A2C, 2B262C, 2C2826 and 272C26)

Square Palette

Black Diamond square color palette has #2B262C (Charleston Green), #2C2826 (Pine Tree) and #272C26 (Pine Tree). 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.

262A2C 2B262C 2C2826 272C26
Rainbow color

Black Diamond Color Rainbow Palette

Our Black Diamond 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.

262A2C 27262C 2C262C 2C2627 2C2B26 282C26 262C29

Tints, Tones & Shades of Black Diamond Color


  • Transparent 515556515556
  • Transparent 676A6B676A6B
  • Transparent 7D7F807D7F80
  • Transparent 939596939596
  • Transparent A8AAABA8AAAB
  • Transparent BEBFC0BEBFC0
  • Transparent D4D4D5D4D4D5
  • Transparent E9EAEAE9EAEA


  • Transparent 383B3D383B3D
  • Transparent 414445414445
  • Transparent 4A4C4E4A4C4E
  • Transparent 535556535556
  • Transparent 5C5E5E5C5E5E
  • Transparent 656667656667
  • Transparent 6E6F6F6E6F6F
  • Transparent 777778777778


  • Transparent 1E22231E2223
  • Transparent 1B1D1F1B1D1F
  • Transparent 17191A17191A
  • Transparent 131516131516
  • Transparent 0F11120F1112
  • Transparent 0B0D0D0B0D0D
  • Transparent 080809080809
  • Transparent 040404040404

Black Diamond Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Black Diamond Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Black Diamond Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Diamond Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Diamond Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Diamond Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Diamond Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Diamond Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Diamond Plaid Pattern

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