Charcoal Frost Color

HEX #3C3F46 / RGB (60, 63, 70)

Black Charcoal

What is Charcoal Frost Color?

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Charcoal Frost has the hex code #3C3F46. The equivalent RGB values are (60, 63, 70), which means it is composed of 31% red, 33% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:14 M:10 Y:0 K:73. In the HSV/HSB scale, Charcoal Frost has a hue of 222°, 14% saturation and a brightness value of 27%.
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.

Charcoal Frost 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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Charcoal Frost Color Codes

Hex Code#3C3F46
RGB Values(60, 63, 70)
CMYK Values(14%, 10%, 0%, 73%)
HSV/HSB Values(222°, 14%, 27%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#C3C0B9 [Pale Silver]
Closest Pantone®446 C
Closest RAL7016 [Anthracite grey]
Complementary Color#46433C [Rifle Green]
Charcoal Frost Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#404040
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3F3F3F
Weighted Average (Luma)#3F3F3F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#838383

Charcoal Frost Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3C3F46. Complementary color is 46433C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Charcoal Frost is Rifle Green with the hex code #46433C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3C3F46 color is offered by #46433C. 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 (3C3F46, 3E3C46 and 3C4446)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Charcoal Frost (#3C3F46) are Arsenic (#3E3C46) and Arsenic (#3C4446). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Charcoal Frost 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 (3C3F46, 463E3C and 44463C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Charcoal Frost (#3C3F46) are #463E3C (Dark Puce) and #44463C (Rifle 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.

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Triadic color palette with (3C3F46, 463C3F and 3F463C)

Triadic Palette

Charcoal Frost triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #463C3F (Dark Puce) and #3F463C (Rifle Green) along with #3C3F46 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 (3C3F46, 463C3F, 46433C and 3C4643)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Charcoal Frost has four colors - #463C3F (Dark Puce), #46433C (Rifle Green) and #3C4643 (Arsenic) in addition to the base color (#3C3F46). 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 (3C3F46, 463C44, 46433C and 3C463E)

Square Palette

Charcoal Frost square color palette has #463C44 (Dark Puce), #46433C (Rifle Green) and #3C463E (Rifle 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.

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Rainbow color

Charcoal Frost Color Rainbow Palette

Our Charcoal Frost 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 Charcoal Frost Color


  • Transparent 63656B63656B
  • Transparent 77797E77797E
  • Transparent 8A8C908A8C90
  • Transparent 9E9FA39E9FA3
  • Transparent B1B2B5B1B2B5
  • Transparent C5C5C8C5C5C8
  • Transparent D8D9DAD8D9DA
  • Transparent ECECEDECECED


  • Transparent 4A4C524A4C52
  • Transparent 505357505357
  • Transparent 57595D57595D
  • Transparent 5E60635E6063
  • Transparent 656669656669
  • Transparent 6C6D6F6C6D6F
  • Transparent 727374727374
  • Transparent 797A7A797A7A


  • Transparent 303238303238
  • Transparent 2A2C312A2C31
  • Transparent 24262A24262A
  • Transparent 1E20231E2023
  • Transparent 18191C18191C
  • Transparent 121315121315
  • Transparent 0C0D0E0C0D0E
  • Transparent 060607060607

Charcoal Frost Color Patterns

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    Charcoal Frost Gingham Checks

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    Charcoal Frost Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Charcoal Frost Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Charcoal Frost Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Charcoal Frost Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Charcoal Frost Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Charcoal Frost Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Charcoal Frost Plaid Pattern

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