#043C46 Hex Code

Color Name: Rich Black

What is hex #043C46 Color?

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The color name of hex code #043C46 is Rich Black. The RGB values are (4, 60, 70) which means it is composed of 3% red, 45% green and 52% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:94 M:14 Y:0 K:73. In the HSV/HSB scale, #043C46 has a hue of 189°, 94% 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.

Hex #043C46 Color Codes

Color NameRich Black
RGB Values(4, 60, 70)
CMYK Values(94%, 14%, 0%, 73%)
HSV/HSB Values(189°, 94%, 27%)
Closest Web Safe#003333
Inverse Color#FBC3B9 [Spanish Pink]
Closest Pantone®309 C
Closest RAL5020 [Ocean blue]
Complementary Color#460E04 [Bulgarian Rose]
#043C46 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2D2D2D
Desaturated#252525
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Luma)#313131
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#757575

Hex #043C46 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 043C46. Complementary color is 460E04

Complementary Palette

The complement of #043C46 is #460E04 which is called Bulgarian Rose. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #043C46 color is offered by #460E04. 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 (043C46, 041B46 and 04462F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #043C46 are #041B46 and #04462F, called Oxford Blue and British Racing Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #043C46 with a 30° separation. 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 (043C46, 46041B and 462F04)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #043C46 are #46041B (Chocolate Brown) and #462F04 (Dark Bronze (Coin)). 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 (043C46, 46043C and 3C4604)

Triadic Palette

#043C46 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #46043C (Dark Purple) and #3C4604 (Dark Bronze (Coin)) along with #043C46, our main color, 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 (043C46, 46043C, 460E04 and 04460E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #043C46 has #46043C (Dark Purple), #460E04 (Bulgarian Rose) and #04460E (Forest Green (Traditional)). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (043C46, 2F0446, 460E04 and 1B4604)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #043C46 contains #2F0446 (Russian Violet), #460E04 (Bulgarian Rose) and #1B4604 (Lincoln 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

Hex #043C46 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #043C46 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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.

#043C46 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 043C46

    Rich Black gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 043C46

    Rich Black vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 043C46

    Rich Black polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 043C46

    Rich Black honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 043C46

    Rich Black leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 043C46

    Rich Black houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 043C46

    Rich Black trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 043C46

    Rich Black plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.