#0C1719 Hex Code

Color Name: Chinese Black

What is hex #0C1719 Color?

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The color name of hex code #0C1719 is Chinese Black. The RGB values are (12, 23, 25) which means it is composed of 20% red, 38% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:52 M:8 Y:0 K:90. In the HSV/HSB scale, #0C1719 has a hue of 189°, 52% saturation and a brightness value of 10%.
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 #0C1719 Color Codes

Color NameChinese Black
RGB Values(12, 23, 25)
CMYK Values(52%, 8%, 0%, 90%)
HSV/HSB Values(189°, 52%, 10%)
Closest Web Safe#000000
Inverse Color#F3E8E6 [Alabaster]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#190E0C [Licorice]
#0C1719 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#141414
Weighted Average (Most Common)#141414
Weighted Average (Luma)#151515
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#4E4E4E

Hex #0C1719 Color Palettes

0C1719 is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 0C1719. Complementary color is 190E0C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #0C1719 is #190E0C which is called Licorice. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0C1719 color is offered by #190E0C. 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 (0C1719, 0C1119 and 0C1915)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #0C1719 are #0C1119 and #0C1915, called Chinese Black and Chinese Black, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #0C1719 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 (0C1719, 190C11 and 19150C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #0C1719 are #190C11 (Licorice) and #19150C (Licorice). 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 (0C1719, 190C17 and 17190C)

Triadic Palette

#0C1719 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #190C17 (Licorice) and #17190C (Black Chocolate) along with #0C1719, 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 (0C1719, 190C17, 190E0C and 0C190E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #0C1719 has #190C17 (Licorice), #190E0C (Licorice) and #0C190E (Chinese Black). 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 (0C1719, 150C19, 190E0C and 11190C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #0C1719 contains #150C19 (Chinese Black), #190E0C (Licorice) and #11190C (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #0C1719 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #0C1719 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.

Shades of Chinese Black Color


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#0C1719 Color Patterns

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    Chinese Black Gingham Checks

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    Chinese Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Chinese Black Polka Dots Pattern

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    Chinese Black Honeycomb Pattern

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    Chinese Black Leaves Pattern

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    Chinese Black Houndstooth Pattern

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    Chinese Black Trellis Pattern

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    Chinese 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.