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#2A3E3C Hex Code

Color Name: Outer Space (Crayola)

What is hex #2A3E3C Color?

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The color name of hex code #2A3E3C is Outer Space (Crayola). The RGB values are (42, 62, 60) which means it is composed of 26% red, 38% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:32 M:0 Y:3 K:76. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2A3E3C has a hue of 174°, 32% saturation and a brightness value of 24%.
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 #2A3E3C Color Codes

Color NameOuter Space (Crayola)
RGB Values(42, 62, 60)
CMYK Values(32%, 0%, 3%, 76%)
HSV/HSB Values(174°, 32%, 24%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D5C1C3 [Pale Silver]
Closest Pantone®553 C
Closest RAL6012 [Black green]
Complementary Color#3E2A2C [Black Coffee]
#2A3E3C Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#373737
Weighted Average (Most Common)#383838
Weighted Average (Luma)#3A3A3A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7E7E7E

Hex #2A3E3C Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2A3E3C. Complementary color is 3E2A2C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2A3E3C is #3E2A2C which is called Black Coffee. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2A3E3C color is offered by #3E2A2C. 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.

2A3E3C 3E2A2C
Analogous color palette with (2A3E3C, 2A363E and 2A3E32)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2A3E3C are #2A363E and #2A3E32, called Gunmetal and Outer Space (Crayola), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2A3E3C 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.

2A3E3C 2A363E 2A3E32
Split Complementary color palette with (2A3E3C, 3E2A36 and 3E322A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2A3E3C are #3E2A36 (Black Coffee) and #3E322A (Jacko Bean). 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.

2A3E3C 3E2A36 3E322A
Triadic color palette with (2A3E3C, 3C2A3E and 3E3C2A)

Triadic Palette

#2A3E3C triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3C2A3E (Black Coffee) and #3E3C2A (Jacko Bean) along with #2A3E3C, 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.

2A3E3C 3C2A3E 3E3C2A
Tetradic color palette with (2A3E3C, 3C2A3E, 3E2A2C and 2C3E2A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2A3E3C has #3C2A3E (Black Coffee), #3E2A2C (Black Coffee) and #2C3E2A (Black Leather Jacket). 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.

2A3E3C 3C2A3E 3E2A2C 2C3E2A
Square color palette with (2A3E3C, 322A3E, 3E2A2C and 363E2A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2A3E3C contains #322A3E (Gunmetal), #3E2A2C (Black Coffee) and #363E2A (Kombu Green). 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.

2A3E3C 322A3E 3E2A2C 363E2A
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Hex #2A3E3C Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2A3E3C 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.

2A3E3C 2A2F3E 362A3E 3E2A35 3E312A 3A3E2A 2A3E2B

Tints, Tones & Shades of 2A3E3C Color


  • Transparent 556563556563
  • Transparent 6A78776A7877
  • Transparent 7F8B8A7F8B8A
  • Transparent 959F9E959F9E
  • Transparent AAB2B1AAB2B1
  • Transparent BFC5C5BFC5C5
  • Transparent D4D8D8D4D8D8
  • Transparent EAECECEAECEC


  • Transparent 3B4B4A3B4B4A
  • Transparent 445250445250
  • Transparent 4C58574C5857
  • Transparent 555F5E555F5E
  • Transparent 5E66655E6665
  • Transparent 666C6C666C6C
  • Transparent 6F73726F7372
  • Transparent 777979777979


  • Transparent 223230223230
  • Transparent 1D2B2A1D2B2A
  • Transparent 192524192524
  • Transparent 151F1E151F1E
  • Transparent 111918111918
  • Transparent 0D13120D1312
  • Transparent 080C0C080C0C
  • Transparent 040606040606

#2A3E3C 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.