#0C1C10 Hex Code

Color Name: Chinese Black

What is hex #0C1C10 Color?

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The color name of hex code #0C1C10 is Chinese Black. The RGB values are (12, 28, 16) which means it is composed of 21% red, 50% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:57 M:0 Y:43 K:89. In the HSV/HSB scale, #0C1C10 has a hue of 135°, 57% saturation and a brightness value of 11%.
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 #0C1C10 Color Codes

Color NameChinese Black
RGB Values(12, 28, 16)
CMYK Values(57%, 0%, 43%, 89%)
HSV/HSB Values(135°, 57%, 11%)
Closest Web Safe#003300
Inverse Color#F3E3EF [Bright Gray]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#1C0C18 [Licorice]
#0C1C10 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#131313
Desaturated#141414
Weighted Average (Most Common)#161616
Weighted Average (Luma)#181818
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#535353

Hex #0C1C10 Color Palettes

0C1C10 is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 0C1C10. Complementary color is 1C0C18

Complementary Palette

The complement of #0C1C10 is #1C0C18 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 #0C1C10 color is offered by #1C0C18. 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 (0C1C10, 0C1C18 and 101C0C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #0C1C10 are #0C1C18 and #101C0C, called Chinese Black and Chinese Black, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #0C1C10 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 (0C1C10, 180C1C and 1C0C10)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #0C1C10 are #180C1C (Chinese Black) and #1C0C10 (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 (0C1C10, 100C1C and 1C100C)

Triadic Palette

#0C1C10 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #100C1C (Chinese Black) and #1C100C (Licorice) along with #0C1C10, 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 (0C1C10, 100C1C, 1C0C18 and 181C0C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #0C1C10 has #100C1C (Chinese Black), #1C0C18 (Licorice) and #181C0C (Black Chocolate). 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 (0C1C10, 0C101C, 1C0C18 and 1C180C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #0C1C10 contains #0C101C (Chinese Black), #1C0C18 (Licorice) and #1C180C (Black Chocolate). 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 #0C1C10 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #0C1C10 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.

#0C1C10 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.