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#2C2F2F Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Charcoal

What is hex #2C2F2F Color?

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The color name of hex code #2C2F2F is Dark Charcoal. The RGB values are (44, 47, 47) which means it is composed of 32% red, 34% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:6 M:0 Y:0 K:82. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2C2F2F has a hue of 180°, 6% saturation and a brightness value of 18%.
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 #2C2F2F Color Codes

Color NameDark Charcoal
RGB Values(44, 47, 47)
CMYK Values(6%, 0%, 0%, 82%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 6%, 18%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D3D0D0 [American Silver]
Closest Pantone®Black C
Closest RAL9004 [Signal black]
Complementary Color#2F2C2C [Dark Charcoal]
#2C2F2F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2E2E2E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2E2E2E
Weighted Average (Luma)#2E2E2E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#727272

Hex #2C2F2F Color Palettes

2C2F2F is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 2C2F2F. Complementary color is 2F2C2C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2C2F2F is #2F2C2C which is called Dark Charcoal. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2C2F2F color is offered by #2F2C2C. 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.

2C2F2F 2F2C2C
Analogous color palette with (2C2F2F, 2C2E2F and 2C2F2E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2C2F2F are #2C2E2F and #2C2F2E, called Dark Charcoal and Dark Charcoal, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2C2F2F 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.

2C2F2F 2C2E2F 2C2F2E
Split Complementary color palette with (2C2F2F, 2F2C2E and 2F2E2C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2C2F2F are #2F2C2E (Dark Charcoal) and #2F2E2C (Dark Charcoal). 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.

2C2F2F 2F2C2E 2F2E2C
Triadic color palette with (2C2F2F, 2F2C2F and 2F2F2C)

Triadic Palette

#2C2F2F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2F2C2F (Dark Charcoal) and #2F2F2C (Dark Charcoal) along with #2C2F2F, 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.

2C2F2F 2F2C2F 2F2F2C
Tetradic color palette with (2C2F2F, 2F2C2F, 2F2C2C and 2C2F2C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2C2F2F has #2F2C2F (Dark Charcoal), #2F2C2C (Dark Charcoal) and #2C2F2C (Pine Tree). 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.

2C2F2F 2F2C2F 2F2C2C 2C2F2C
Square color palette with (2C2F2F, 2E2C2F, 2F2C2C and 2E2F2C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2C2F2F contains #2E2C2F (Dark Charcoal), #2F2C2C (Dark Charcoal) and #2E2F2C (Dark Charcoal). 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.

2C2F2F 2E2C2F 2F2C2C 2E2F2C
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Hex #2C2F2F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2C2F2F 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.

2C2F2F 2C2C2F 2E2C2F 2F2C2D 2F2D2C 2E2F2C 2C2F2C

Tints, Tones & Shades of 2C2F2F Color


  • Transparent 565959565959
  • Transparent 6B6D6D6B6D6D
  • Transparent 808282808282
  • Transparent 969797969797
  • Transparent ABACACABACAC
  • Transparent C0C1C1C0C1C1
  • Transparent D5D5D5D5D5D5
  • Transparent EAEAEAEAEAEA


  • Transparent 3D3F3F3D3F3F
  • Transparent 454747454747
  • Transparent 4E4F4F4E4F4F
  • Transparent 565858565858
  • Transparent 5E60605E6060
  • Transparent 676868676868
  • Transparent 6F70706F7070
  • Transparent 787878787878


  • Transparent 232626232626
  • Transparent 1F21211F2121
  • Transparent 1A1C1C1A1C1C
  • Transparent 161818161818
  • Transparent 121313121313
  • Transparent 0D0E0E0D0E0E
  • Transparent 090909090909
  • Transparent 040505040505

#2C2F2F Color Patterns

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    #2C2F2F Honeycomb Pattern

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    #2C2F2F Leaves Pattern

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    #2C2F2F Houndstooth Pattern

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    #2C2F2F Trellis Pattern

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    #2C2F2F Plaid Pattern

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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.