#2B585D Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Slate Gray

What is hex #2B585D Color?

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The color name of hex code #2B585D is Dark Slate Gray. The RGB values are (43, 88, 93) which means it is composed of 19% red, 39% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:54 M:6 Y:0 K:64. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2B585D has a hue of 186°, 54% saturation and a brightness value of 36%.
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 #2B585D Color Codes

Color NameDark Slate Gray
RGB Values(43, 88, 93)
CMYK Values(54%, 6%, 0%, 64%)
HSV/HSB Values(186°, 54%, 36%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#D4A7A2 [Pastel Pink]
Closest Pantone®7477 C
Closest RAL5001 [Green blue]
Complementary Color#5D302B [Caput Mortuum]
#2B585D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4B4B4B
Desaturated#444444
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Luma)#4F4F4F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#929292

Hex #2B585D Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2B585D. Complementary color is 5D302B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2B585D is #5D302B which is called Caput Mortuum. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2B585D color is offered by #5D302B. 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 (2B585D, 2B3F5D and 2B5D49)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2B585D are #2B3F5D and #2B5D49, called Deep Koamaru and Dark Slate Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2B585D 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 (2B585D, 5D2B3F and 5D492B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2B585D are #5D2B3F (Old Mauve) and #5D492B (Van Dyke Brown). 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 (2B585D, 5D2B58 and 585D2B)

Triadic Palette

#2B585D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5D2B58 (Japanese Violet) and #585D2B (Soldier Green) along with #2B585D, 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 (2B585D, 5D2B58, 5D302B and 2B5D30)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2B585D has #5D2B58 (Japanese Violet), #5D302B (Caput Mortuum) and #2B5D30 (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.

Square color palette with (2B585D, 492B5D, 5D302B and 3F5D2B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2B585D contains #492B5D (Jacarta), #5D302B (Caput Mortuum) and #3F5D2B (Dark Moss 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #2B585D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2B585D 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.

#2B585D Color Patterns

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    Dark Slate Gray Gingham Checks

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    Dark Slate Gray Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Polka Dots Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Honeycomb Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Leaves Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Houndstooth Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray Trellis Pattern

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    Dark Slate Gray 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.