#1C2400 Hex Code

Color Name: Black Chocolate

What is hex #1C2400 Color?

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The color name of hex code #1C2400 is Black Chocolate. The RGB values are (28, 36, 0) which means it is composed of 44% red, 56% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:22 M:0 Y:100 K:86. In the HSV/HSB scale, #1C2400 has a hue of 73°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 14%.
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 #1C2400 Color Codes

Color NameBlack Chocolate
RGB Values(28, 36, 0)
CMYK Values(22%, 0%, 100%, 86%)
HSV/HSB Values(73°, 100%, 14%)
Closest Web Safe#333300
Inverse Color#E3DBFF [Lavender (Web)]
Closest Pantone®Black 3 C
Closest RAL8022 [Black brown]
Complementary Color#080024 [Rich Black (FOGRA29)]
#1C2400 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#151515
Weighted Average (Most Common)#1E1E1E
Weighted Average (Luma)#202020
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#5F5F5F

Hex #1C2400 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1C2400. Complementary color is 080024

Complementary Palette

The complement of #1C2400 is #080024 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 #1C2400 color is offered by #080024. 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 (1C2400, 0A2400 and 241A00)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #1C2400 are #0A2400 and #241A00, called Smoky Black and Zinnwaldite Brown, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #1C2400 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 (1C2400, 000A24 and 1A0024)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #1C2400 are #000A24 (Rich Black (FOGRA29)) and #1A0024 (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 (1C2400, 001C24 and 24001C)

Triadic Palette

#1C2400 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #001C24 (Dark Green) and #24001C (Licorice) along with #1C2400, 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 (1C2400, 001C24, 080024 and 240800)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #1C2400 has #001C24 (Dark Green), #080024 (Rich Black (FOGRA29)) and #240800 (Root Beer). 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 (1C2400, 00241A, 080024 and 24000A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #1C2400 contains #00241A (Dark Green), #080024 (Rich Black (FOGRA29)) and #24000A (Root Beer). 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 #1C2400 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #1C2400 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.

#1C2400 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 1C2400

    Black Chocolate gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 1C2400

    Black Chocolate vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 1C2400

    Black Chocolate polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 1C2400

    Black Chocolate honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 1C2400

    Black Chocolate leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 1C2400

    Black Chocolate houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 1C2400

    Black Chocolate trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 1C2400

    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.