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Elegant Black Color

HEX #131312 / RGB (19, 19, 18)

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What is Elegant Black Color?

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Elegant Black has the hex code #131312. The equivalent RGB values are (19, 19, 18), which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:1 Y:6 K:93. In the HSV/HSB scale, Elegant Black has a hue of 60°, 5% saturation and a brightness value of 7%.
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.

Elegant Black color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Elegant Black 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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Elegant Black Color Codes

Hex Code#131312
RGB Values(19, 19, 18)
CMYK Values(1%, 1%, 6%, 93%)
HSV/HSB Values(60°, 5%, 7%)
Closest Web Safe#000000
Inverse Color#ECECED [Bright Gray]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#121213 [Chinese Black]
Elegant Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#131313
Weighted Average (Most Common)#131313
Weighted Average (Luma)#131313
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#4A4A4A

Elegant Black Color Palettes

Elegant Black is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 131312. Complementary color is 121213

Complementary Palette

The complement of Elegant Black is Chinese Black with the hex code #121213. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #131312 color is offered by #121213. 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 (131312, 131312 and 131312)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Elegant Black (#131312) are Chinese Black (#131312) and Chinese Black (#131312). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Elegant 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (131312, 121313 and 131213)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Elegant Black (#131312) are #121313 (Chinese Black) and #131213 (Chinese 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.

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Triadic color palette with (131312, 121313 and 131213)

Triadic Palette

Elegant Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #121313 (Chinese Black) and #131213 (Chinese Black) along with #131312 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 (131312, 121313, 121213 and 131212)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Elegant Black has four colors - #121313 (Chinese Black), #121213 (Chinese Black) and #131212 (Chinese Black) in addition to the base color (#131312). 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 (131312, 121313, 121213 and 131213)

Square Palette

Elegant Black square color palette has #121313 (Chinese Black), #121213 (Chinese Black) and #131213 (Chinese Black). 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

Elegant Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Elegant 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Elegant Black Color


  • Transparent 424241424241
  • Transparent 5A5A595A5A59
  • Transparent 717171717171
  • Transparent 898989898989
  • Transparent A1A1A0A1A1A0
  • Transparent B8B8B8B8B8B8
  • Transparent D0D0D0D0D0D0
  • Transparent E7E7E7E7E7E7


  • Transparent 292928292928
  • Transparent 343433343433
  • Transparent 3F3F3E3F3F3E
  • Transparent 4A4A494A4A49
  • Transparent 545454545454
  • Transparent 5F5F5F5F5F5F
  • Transparent 6A6A6A6A6A6A
  • Transparent 757575757575


  • Transparent 0F0F0E0F0F0E
  • Transparent 0D0D0D0D0D0D
  • Transparent 0B0B0B0B0B0B
  • Transparent 0A0A090A0A09
  • Transparent 080807080807
  • Transparent 060605060605
  • Transparent 040404040404
  • Transparent 020202020202

Elegant Black Color Patterns

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    Elegant Black Gingham Checks

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    Elegant Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Black Plaid Pattern

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