#2F2F2F Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Charcoal

What is hex #2F2F2F Color?

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The color name of hex code #2F2F2F is Dark Charcoal. The RGB values are (47, 47, 47) which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:0 K:82. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2F2F2F has a hue of 359°, 0% 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.

Hex #2F2F2F Color Codes

Color NameDark Charcoal
RGB Values(47, 47, 47)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 82%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 18%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D0D0D0 [American Silver]
Closest Pantone®412 C
Closest RAL7021 [Black grey]
Complementary Color#2F2F2F [Dark Charcoal]
#2F2F2F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2F2F2F
Desaturated#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Luma)#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#737373

Hex #2F2F2F Color Palettes

2F2F2F is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 2F2F2F. Complementary color is 2F2F2F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2F2F2F is #2F2F2F 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 #2F2F2F color is offered by #2F2F2F. 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 (2F2F2F, 2F2F2F and 2F2F2F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2F2F2F are #2F2F2F and #2F2F2F, called Dark Charcoal and Dark Charcoal, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2F2F2F 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 (2F2F2F, 2F2F2F and 2F2F2F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2F2F2F are #2F2F2F (Dark Charcoal) and #2F2F2F (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.

Triadic color palette with (2F2F2F, 2F2F2F and 2F2F2F)

Triadic Palette

#2F2F2F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2F2F2F (Dark Charcoal) and #2F2F2F (Dark Charcoal) along with #2F2F2F, 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 (2F2F2F, 2F2F2F, 2F2F2F and 2F2F2F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2F2F2F has #2F2F2F (Dark Charcoal), #2F2F2F (Dark Charcoal) and #2F2F2F (Dark Charcoal). 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 (2F2F2F, 2F2F2F, 2F2F2F and 2F2F2F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2F2F2F contains #2F2F2F (Dark Charcoal), #2F2F2F (Dark Charcoal) and #2F2F2F (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #2F2F2F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2F2F2F 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.

#2F2F2F Color Patterns

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    Dark Charcoal Gingham Checks

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    Dark Charcoal Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Dark Charcoal Polka Dots Pattern

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    Dark Charcoal Honeycomb Pattern

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    Dark Charcoal Leaves Pattern

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    Dark Charcoal Houndstooth Pattern

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    Dark Charcoal Trellis Pattern

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    Dark Charcoal 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.