Electric Black

HEX #292929 / RGB (41, 41, 41)

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What is Electric Black Color?

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Electric Black has the hex code #292929. The equivalent RGB values are (41, 41, 41), which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:0 K:84. In the HSV/HSB scale, Electric Black has a hue of 359°, 0% saturation and a brightness value of 16%.
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.

Electric Black 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.

Electric Black Color Codes

Hex Code#292929
RGB Values(41, 41, 41)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 84%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 16%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D6D6D6 [Light Silver]
Closest Pantone®426 C
Closest RAL9017 [Traffic black]
Complementary Color#292929 [Charleston Green]
Electric Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#292929
Weighted Average (Most Common)#292929
Weighted Average (Luma)#292929
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6C6C6C

Electric Black Color Palettes

Electric Black is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 292929. Complementary color is 292929

Complementary Palette

The complement of Electric Black is Charleston Green with the hex code #292929. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #292929 color is offered by #292929. 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 (292929, 292929 and 292929)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Electric Black (#292929) are Charleston Green (#292929) and Charleston Green (#292929). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Electric Black 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 (292929, 292929 and 292929)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Electric Black (#292929) are #292929 (Charleston Green) and #292929 (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.

Triadic color palette with (292929, 292929 and 292929)

Triadic Palette

Electric Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #292929 (Charleston Green) and #292929 (Charleston Green) along with #292929 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 (292929, 292929, 292929 and 292929)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Electric Black has four colors - #292929 (Charleston Green), #292929 (Charleston Green) and #292929 (Charleston Green) in addition to the base color (#292929). 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 (292929, 292929, 292929 and 292929)

Square Palette

Electric Black square color palette has #292929 (Charleston Green), #292929 (Charleston Green) and #292929 (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.

Rainbow color

Electric Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Electric Black 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 Electric Black Color


  • Transparent 545454#545454
  • Transparent 696969#696969
  • Transparent 7F7F7F#7F7F7F
  • Transparent 949494#949494
  • Transparent A9A9A9#A9A9A9
  • Transparent BFBFBF#BFBFBF
  • Transparent D4D4D4#D4D4D4
  • Transparent EAEAEA#EAEAEA


  • Transparent 3A3A3A#3A3A3A
  • Transparent 434343#434343
  • Transparent 4C4C4C#4C4C4C
  • Transparent 555555#555555
  • Transparent 5D5D5D#5D5D5D
  • Transparent 666666#666666
  • Transparent 6F6F6F#6F6F6F
  • Transparent 777777#777777


  • Transparent 212121#212121
  • Transparent 1D1D1D#1D1D1D
  • Transparent 191919#191919
  • Transparent 151515#151515
  • Transparent 101010#101010
  • Transparent 0C0C0C#0C0C0C
  • Transparent 080808#080808
  • Transparent 040404#040404

Electric Black Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Electric Black Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Electric Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Electric Black Plaid Pattern

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