#191808 Hex Code

Color Name: Black Chocolate

What is hex #191808 Color?

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The color name of hex code #191808 is Black Chocolate. The RGB values are (25, 24, 8) which means it is composed of 44% red, 42% green and 14% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:4 Y:68 K:90. In the HSV/HSB scale, #191808 has a hue of 56°, 68% 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 #191808 Color Codes

Color NameBlack Chocolate
RGB Values(25, 24, 8)
CMYK Values(0%, 4%, 68%, 90%)
HSV/HSB Values(56°, 68%, 10%)
Closest Web Safe#000000
Inverse Color#E6E7F7 [Lavender (Web)]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#080919 [Rich Black (FOGRA29)]
#191808 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#131313
Weighted Average (Most Common)#171717
Weighted Average (Luma)#171717
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#525252

Hex #191808 Color Palettes

191808 is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 191808. Complementary color is 080919

Complementary Palette

The complement of #191808 is #080919 which is called Rich Black (FOGRA29). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #191808 color is offered by #080919. 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 (191808, 121908 and 191008)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #191808 are #121908 and #191008, called Black Chocolate and Licorice, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #191808 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 (191808, 081219 and 100819)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #191808 are #081219 (Rich Black (FOGRA29)) and #100819 (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.

Triadic color palette with (191808, 081918 and 180819)

Triadic Palette

#191808 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #081918 (Chinese Black) and #180819 (Licorice) along with #191808, 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 (191808, 081918, 080919 and 190809)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #191808 has #081918 (Chinese Black), #080919 (Rich Black (FOGRA29)) and #190809 (Smoky 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 (191808, 081910, 080919 and 190812)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #191808 contains #081910 (Chinese Black), #080919 (Rich Black (FOGRA29)) and #190812 (Licorice). 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 #191808 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #191808 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.

#191808 Color Patterns

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    Black Chocolate Gingham Checks

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    Black Chocolate Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Black Chocolate Polka Dots Pattern

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    Black Chocolate Honeycomb Pattern

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    Black Chocolate Leaves Pattern

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    Black Chocolate Houndstooth Pattern

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    Black Chocolate Trellis Pattern

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    Black Chocolate 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.