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#2D4E56 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Slate Gray

What is hex #2D4E56 Color?

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The color name of hex code #2D4E56 is Dark Slate Gray. The RGB values are (45, 78, 86) which means it is composed of 22% red, 37% green and 41% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:48 M:9 Y:0 K:66. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2D4E56 has a hue of 192°, 48% saturation and a brightness value of 34%.
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 #2D4E56 Color Codes

Color NameDark Slate Gray
RGB Values(45, 78, 86)
CMYK Values(48%, 9%, 0%, 66%)
HSV/HSB Values(192°, 48%, 34%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#D2B1A9 [Dark Vanilla]
Closest Pantone®7477 C
Closest RAL6028 [Pine green]
Complementary Color#56352D [Royal Brown]
#2D4E56 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#464646
Weighted Average (Most Common)#454545
Weighted Average (Luma)#484848
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8C8C8C

Hex #2D4E56 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2D4E56. Complementary color is 56352D

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2D4E56 is #56352D which is called Royal Brown. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2D4E56 color is offered by #56352D. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (2D4E56, 2D3A56 and 2D564A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2D4E56 are #2D3A56 and #2D564A, called Charcoal and Dark Slate Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2D4E56 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (2D4E56, 562D3A and 564A2D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2D4E56 are #562D3A (Dark Puce) and #564A2D (Soldier Green). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (2D4E56, 562D4E and 4E562D)

Triadic Palette

#2D4E56 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #562D4E (Japanese Violet) and #4E562D (Soldier Green) along with #2D4E56, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (2D4E56, 562D4E, 56352D and 2D5635)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2D4E56 has #562D4E (Japanese Violet), #56352D (Royal Brown) and #2D5635 (Mughal Green). 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.

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Square color palette with (2D4E56, 4A2D56, 56352D and 3A562D)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2D4E56 contains #4A2D56 (Jacarta), #56352D (Royal Brown) and #3A562D (Mughal 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.

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Hex #2D4E56 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2D4E56 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 2D4E56 Color


  • Transparent 577178577178
  • Transparent 6C83896C8389
  • Transparent 81959A81959A
  • Transparent 96A7AB96A7AB
  • Transparent ABB8BBABB8BB
  • Transparent C0CACCC0CACC
  • Transparent D5DCDDD5DCDD
  • Transparent EAEDEEEAEDEE


  • Transparent 3E585E3E585E
  • Transparent 465D63465D63
  • Transparent 4E62674E6267
  • Transparent 57676B57676B
  • Transparent 5F6C6F5F6C6F
  • Transparent 677173677173
  • Transparent 6F76786F7678
  • Transparent 787B7C787B7C


  • Transparent 243E45243E45
  • Transparent 20373C20373C
  • Transparent 1B2F341B2F34
  • Transparent 17272B17272B
  • Transparent 121F22121F22
  • Transparent 0E171A0E171A
  • Transparent 091011091011
  • Transparent 050809050809

#2D4E56 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.