Black Magic

HEX #0B0510 / RGB (11, 5, 16)

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What is Black Magic Color?

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Black Magic has the hex code #0B0510. The equivalent RGB values are (11, 5, 16), which means it is composed of 34% red, 16% green and 50% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:32 M:69 Y:0 K:94. In the HSV/HSB scale, Black Magic has a hue of 273°, 69% saturation and a brightness value of 6%.
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 Magic color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, black magic 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.

Black Magic Color Codes

Hex Code#0B0510
RGB Values(11, 5, 16)
CMYK Values(32%, 69%, 0%, 94%)
HSV/HSB Values(273°, 69%, 6%)
Closest Web Safe#000000
Inverse Color#F4FAEF [Honeydew]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#0A1005 [Smoky Black]
Black Magic Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#0B0B0B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#080808
Weighted Average (Luma)#070707
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#2D2D2D

Black Magic Color Palettes

Black Magic is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 0B0510. Complementary color is 0A1005

Complementary Palette

The complement of Black Magic is Smoky Black with the hex code #0A1005. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0B0510 color is offered by #0A1005. 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.

Analogous color palette with (0B0510, 100510 and 060510)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Black Magic (#0B0510) are Smoky Black (#100510) and Rich Black (FOGRA29) (#060510). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Black Magic 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (0B0510, 101005 and 051005)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Black Magic (#0B0510) are #101005 (Smoky Black) and #051005 (Vampire Black). 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.

Triadic color palette with (0B0510, 100B05 and 05100B)

Triadic Palette

Black Magic triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #100B05 (Smoky Black) and #05100B (Vampire Black) along with #0B0510 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (0B0510, 100B05, 0A1005 and 050A10)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Black Magic has four colors - #100B05 (Smoky Black), #0A1005 (Smoky Black) and #050A10 (Rich Black (FOGRA29)) in addition to the base color (#0B0510). 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.

Square color palette with (0B0510, 100505, 0A1005 and 051010)

Square Palette

Black Magic square color palette has #100505 (Smoky Black), #0A1005 (Smoky Black) and #051010 (Rich Black (FOGRA29)). 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.

Rainbow color

Black Magic Color Rainbow Palette

Our Black Magic 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Black Magic Color


  • Transparent 3C3740#3C3740
  • Transparent 545058#545058
  • Transparent 6D6970#6D6970
  • Transparent 858288#858288
  • Transparent 9D9B9F#9D9B9F
  • Transparent B6B4B7#B6B4B7
  • Transparent CECDCF#CECDCF
  • Transparent E7E6E7#E7E6E7


  • Transparent 221E26#221E26
  • Transparent 2E2A32#2E2A32
  • Transparent 3A363D#3A363D
  • Transparent 464348#464348
  • Transparent 514F53#514F53
  • Transparent 5D5B5E#5D5B5E
  • Transparent 69676A#69676A
  • Transparent 747475#747475


  • Transparent 09040D#09040D
  • Transparent 08040B#08040B
  • Transparent 07030A#07030A
  • Transparent 060308#060308
  • Transparent 040206#040206
  • Transparent 030205#030205
  • Transparent 020103#020103
  • Transparent 010102#010102

Black Magic Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Black Magic Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Black Magic Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Magic Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Magic Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Magic Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Magic Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Magic Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Magic Plaid Pattern

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