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#324849 Hex Code

Color Name: Charcoal

What is hex #324849 Color?

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The color name of hex code #324849 is Charcoal. The RGB values are (50, 72, 73) which means it is composed of 26% red, 37% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:31 M:1 Y:0 K:71. In the HSV/HSB scale, #324849 has a hue of 183°, 32% saturation and a brightness value of 29%.
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 #324849 Color Codes

Color NameCharcoal
RGB Values(50, 72, 73)
CMYK Values(31%, 1%, 0%, 71%)
HSV/HSB Values(183°, 32%, 29%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#CDB7B6 [Pale Silver]
Closest Pantone®432 C
Closest RAL7026 [Granite grey]
Complementary Color#493332 [Old Burgundy]
#324849 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#414141
Weighted Average (Most Common)#424242
Weighted Average (Luma)#434343
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#888888

Hex #324849 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 324849. Complementary color is 493332

Complementary Palette

The complement of #324849 is #493332 which is called Old Burgundy. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #324849 color is offered by #493332. 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 (324849, 323D49 and 32493F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #324849 are #323D49 and #32493F, called Charcoal and Arsenic, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #324849 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 (324849, 49323D and 493F32)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #324849 are #49323D (Dark Puce) and #493F32 (Dark Lava). 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 (324849, 493248 and 484932)

Triadic Palette

#324849 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #493248 (Dark Puce) and #484932 (Rifle Green) along with #324849, 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 (324849, 493248, 493332 and 324933)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #324849 has #493248 (Dark Puce), #493332 (Old Burgundy) and #324933 (Kombu 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 (324849, 3F3249, 493332 and 3D4932)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #324849 contains #3F3249 (Arsenic), #493332 (Old Burgundy) and #3D4932 (Rifle 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 #324849 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #324849 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 324849 Color


  • Transparent 5B6D6D5B6D6D
  • Transparent 707F80707F80
  • Transparent 849192849192
  • Transparent 99A4A499A4A4
  • Transparent ADB6B6ADB6B6
  • Transparent C2C8C8C2C8C8
  • Transparent D6DADBD6DADB
  • Transparent EBEDEDEBEDED


  • Transparent 425354425354
  • Transparent 49595A49595A
  • Transparent 515E5F515E5F
  • Transparent 596465596465
  • Transparent 616A6A616A6A
  • Transparent 696F70696F70
  • Transparent 707575707575
  • Transparent 787A7B787A7B


  • Transparent 283A3A283A3A
  • Transparent 233233233233
  • Transparent 1E2B2C1E2B2C
  • Transparent 192425192425
  • Transparent 141D1D141D1D
  • Transparent 0F16160F1616
  • Transparent 0A0E0F0A0E0F
  • Transparent 050707050707

#324849 Color Patterns

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    #324849 Plaid Pattern

#324849 Color Interior Ideas

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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.