#111212 Hex Code

Color Name: Chinese Black

What is hex #111212 Color?

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The color name of hex code #111212 is Chinese Black. The RGB values are (17, 18, 18) which means it is composed of 32% red, 34% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:6 M:1 Y:1 K:93. In the HSV/HSB scale, #111212 has a hue of 180°, 6% 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.

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Hex #111212 Color Codes

Color NameChinese Black
RGB Values(17, 18, 18)
CMYK Values(6%, 1%, 1%, 93%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 6%, 7%)
Closest Web Safe#000000
Inverse Color#EEEDED [Bright Gray]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#121111 [Chinese Black]
#111212 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#121212
Weighted Average (Most Common)#121212
Weighted Average (Luma)#121212
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#484848

Hex #111212 Color Palettes

111212 is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 111212. Complementary color is 121111

Complementary Palette

The complement of #111212 is #121111 which is called Chinese Black. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #111212 color is offered by #121111. 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 (111212, 111212 and 111212)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #111212 are #111212 and #111212, called Chinese Black and Chinese Black, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #111212 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (111212, 121112 and 121211)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #111212 are #121112 (Chinese Black) and #121211 (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 (111212, 121112 and 121211)

Triadic Palette

#111212 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #121112 (Chinese Black) and #121211 (Chinese Black) along with #111212, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (111212, 121112, 121111 and 111211)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #111212 has #121112 (Chinese Black), #121111 (Chinese Black) and #111211 (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.

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Square color palette with (111212, 121112, 121111 and 121211)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #111212 contains #121112 (Chinese Black), #121111 (Chinese Black) and #121211 (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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Hex #111212 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #111212 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 111212 Color


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  • Transparent 585959585959
  • Transparent 707171707171
  • Transparent 888989888989
  • Transparent A0A0A0A0A0A0
  • Transparent B8B8B8B8B8B8
  • Transparent CFD0D0CFD0D0
  • Transparent E7E7E7E7E7E7


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  • Transparent 3D3E3E3D3E3E
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  • Transparent 5F5F5F5F5F5F
  • Transparent 6A6A6A6A6A6A
  • Transparent 757575757575


  • Transparent 0E0E0E0E0E0E
  • Transparent 0C0D0D0C0D0D
  • Transparent 0A0B0B0A0B0B
  • Transparent 090909090909
  • Transparent 070707070707
  • Transparent 050505050505
  • Transparent 030404030404
  • Transparent 020202020202

#111212 Color Patterns

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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.