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#1C0506 Hex Code

Color Name: Smoky Black

What is hex #1C0506 Color?

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The color name of hex code #1C0506 is Smoky Black. The RGB values are (28, 5, 6) which means it is composed of 72% red, 13% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:82 Y:79 K:89. In the HSV/HSB scale, #1C0506 has a hue of 357°, 82% 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.

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Hex #1C0506 Color Codes

Color NameSmoky Black
RGB Values(28, 5, 6)
CMYK Values(0%, 82%, 79%, 89%)
HSV/HSB Values(357°, 82%, 11%)
Closest Web Safe#330000
Inverse Color#E3FAF9 [Bubbles]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#051C1B [Chinese Black]
#1C0506 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#0D0D0D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#0C0C0C
Weighted Average (Luma)#0A0A0A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#363636

Hex #1C0506 Color Palettes

1C0506 is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 1C0506. Complementary color is 051C1B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #1C0506 is #051C1B 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 #1C0506 color is offered by #051C1B. 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.

1C0506 051C1B
Analogous color palette with (1C0506, 1C1005 and 1C0512)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #1C0506 are #1C1005 and #1C0512, called Licorice and Licorice, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #1C0506 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.

1C0506 1C1005 1C0512
Split Complementary color palette with (1C0506, 051C10 and 05121C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #1C0506 are #051C10 (Chinese Black) and #05121C (Rich Black (FOGRA29)). 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.

1C0506 051C10 05121C
Triadic color palette with (1C0506, 061C05 and 05061C)

Triadic Palette

#1C0506 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #061C05 (Smoky Black) and #05061C (Rich Black (FOGRA29)) along with #1C0506, 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.

1C0506 061C05 05061C
Tetradic color palette with (1C0506, 061C05, 051C1B and 1B051C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #1C0506 has #061C05 (Smoky Black), #051C1B (Chinese Black) and #1B051C (Licorice). 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.

1C0506 061C05 051C1B 1B051C
Square color palette with (1C0506, 121C05, 051C1B and 10051C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #1C0506 contains #121C05 (Black Chocolate), #051C1B (Chinese Black) and #10051C (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.

1C0506 121C05 051C1B 10051C
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Hex #1C0506 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #1C0506 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 1C0506 Color


  • Transparent 493738493738
  • Transparent 605051605051
  • Transparent 77696A77696A
  • Transparent 8E82838E8283
  • Transparent A49B9BA49B9B
  • Transparent BBB4B4BBB4B4
  • Transparent D2CDCDD2CDCD
  • Transparent E8E6E6E8E6E6


  • Transparent 301E1E301E1E
  • Transparent 3A2A2B3A2A2B
  • Transparent 443637443637
  • Transparent 4E43434E4343
  • Transparent 584F4F584F4F
  • Transparent 625B5B625B5B
  • Transparent 6C67686C6768
  • Transparent 767474767474


  • Transparent 160405160405
  • Transparent 140404140404
  • Transparent 110304110304
  • Transparent 0E03030E0303
  • Transparent 0B02020B0202
  • Transparent 080202080202
  • Transparent 060101060101
  • Transparent 030101030101

#1C0506 Color Patterns

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    #1C0506 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #1C0506 Trellis Pattern

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    #1C0506 Plaid Pattern

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