#2A121B Hex Code

Color Name: Eerie Black

What is hex #2A121B Color?

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The color name of hex code #2A121B is Eerie Black. The RGB values are (42, 18, 27) which means it is composed of 48% red, 21% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:57 Y:36 K:84. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2A121B has a hue of 338°, 57% saturation and a brightness value of 16%.
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 #2A121B Color Codes

Color NameEerie Black
RGB Values(42, 18, 27)
CMYK Values(0%, 57%, 36%, 84%)
HSV/HSB Values(338°, 57%, 16%)
Closest Web Safe#330033
Inverse Color#D5EDE4 [Chinese White]
Closest Pantone®Neutral Black C
Closest RAL8022 [Black brown]
Complementary Color#122A21 [Dark Jungle Green]
#2A121B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#1D1D1D
Desaturated#1E1E1E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#1A1A1A
Weighted Average (Luma)#181818
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#535353

Hex #2A121B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2A121B. Complementary color is 122A21

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2A121B is #122A21 which is called Dark Jungle Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2A121B color is offered by #122A21. 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 (2A121B, 2A1512 and 2A1227)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2A121B are #2A1512 and #2A1227, called Zinnwaldite Brown and Dark Purple, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2A121B 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 (2A121B, 122A15 and 12272A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2A121B are #122A15 (Dark Jungle Green) and #12272A (Dark Jungle 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.

Triadic color palette with (2A121B, 1B2A12 and 121B2A)

Triadic Palette

#2A121B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #1B2A12 (Dark Jungle Green) and #121B2A (Dark Jungle Green) along with #2A121B, 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 (2A121B, 1B2A12, 122A21 and 21122A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2A121B has #1B2A12 (Dark Jungle Green), #122A21 (Dark Jungle Green) and #21122A (Raisin Black). 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 (2A121B, 272A12, 122A21 and 15122A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2A121B contains #272A12 (Pine Tree), #122A21 (Dark Jungle Green) and #15122A (Eerie 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #2A121B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2A121B 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.

#2A121B Color Patterns

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    Eerie Black Gingham Checks

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    Eerie Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Eerie Black Polka Dots Pattern

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    Eerie Black Honeycomb Pattern

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    Eerie Black Leaves Pattern

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    Eerie Black Houndstooth Pattern

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    Eerie Black Trellis Pattern

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    Eerie Black 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.