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Black Stone Color

HEX #2C2526 / RGB (44, 37, 38)

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What is Black Stone Color?

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Black Stone has the hex code #2C2526. The equivalent RGB values are (44, 37, 38), which means it is composed of 37% red, 31% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:16 Y:14 K:83. In the HSV/HSB scale, Black Stone has a hue of 351°, 16% 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 Stone color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Black Stone 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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Black Stone Color Codes

Hex Code#2C2526
RGB Values(44, 37, 38)
CMYK Values(0%, 16%, 14%, 83%)
HSV/HSB Values(351°, 16%, 17%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D3DAD9 [Light Silver]
Closest Pantone®Black C
Closest RAL9017 [Traffic black]
Complementary Color#252C2B [Charleston Green]
Black Stone Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#282828
Weighted Average (Most Common)#272727
Weighted Average (Luma)#272727
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#696969

Black Stone Color Palettes

Black Stone is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 2C2526. Complementary color is 252C2B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Black Stone is Charleston Green with the hex code #252C2B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2C2526 color is offered by #252C2B. 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.

2C2526 252C2B
Analogous color palette with (2C2526, 2C2825 and 2C252A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Black Stone (#2C2526) are Pine Tree (#2C2825) and Raisin Black (#2C252A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Black Stone 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.

2C2526 2C2825 2C252A
Split Complementary color palette with (2C2526, 252C28 and 252A2C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Black Stone (#2C2526) are #252C28 (Charleston Green) and #252A2C (Charleston Green). 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.

2C2526 252C28 252A2C
Triadic color palette with (2C2526, 262C25 and 25262C)

Triadic Palette

Black Stone triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #262C25 (Pine Tree) and #25262C (Charleston Green) along with #2C2526 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

2C2526 262C25 25262C
Tetradic color palette with (2C2526, 262C25, 252C2B and 2B252C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Black Stone has four colors - #262C25 (Pine Tree), #252C2B (Charleston Green) and #2B252C (Charleston Green) in addition to the base color (#2C2526). 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.

2C2526 262C25 252C2B 2B252C
Square color palette with (2C2526, 2A2C25, 252C2B and 28252C)

Square Palette

Black Stone square color palette has #2A2C25 (Pine Tree), #252C2B (Charleston Green) and #28252C (Charleston Green). 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.

2C2526 2A2C25 252C2B 28252C
Rainbow color

Black Stone Color Rainbow Palette

Our Black Stone 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.

2C2526 2C2A25 282C25 252C28 252A2C 26252C 2C252C

Tints, Tones & Shades of Black Stone Color


  • Transparent 565151565151
  • Transparent 6B66676B6667
  • Transparent 807C7D807C7D
  • Transparent 969293969293
  • Transparent ABA8A8ABA8A8
  • Transparent C0BEBEC0BEBE
  • Transparent D5D3D4D5D3D4
  • Transparent EAE9E9EAE9E9


  • Transparent 3D37383D3738
  • Transparent 454041454041
  • Transparent 4E494A4E494A
  • Transparent 565353565353
  • Transparent 5E5C5C5E5C5C
  • Transparent 676565676565
  • Transparent 6F6E6E6F6E6E
  • Transparent 787777787777


  • Transparent 231E1E231E1E
  • Transparent 1F1A1B1F1A1B
  • Transparent 1A16171A1617
  • Transparent 161313161313
  • Transparent 120F0F120F0F
  • Transparent 0D0B0B0D0B0B
  • Transparent 090708090708
  • Transparent 040404040404

Black Stone Color Patterns

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    Black Stone Gingham Checks

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    Black Stone Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Stone Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Stone Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Stone Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Stone Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Stone Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Black Stone Plaid Pattern

Black Stone Color Interior Ideas

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