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#333A4B Hex Code

Color Name: Charcoal

What is hex #333A4B Color?

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The color name of hex code #333A4B is Charcoal. The RGB values are (51, 58, 75) which means it is composed of 28% red, 32% green and 41% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:32 M:23 Y:0 K:71. In the HSV/HSB scale, #333A4B has a hue of 223°, 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 #333A4B Color Codes

Color NameCharcoal
RGB Values(51, 58, 75)
CMYK Values(32%, 23%, 0%, 71%)
HSV/HSB Values(223°, 32%, 29%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#CCC5B4 [Pale Silver]
Closest Pantone®432 C
Closest RAL5008 [Grey blue]
Complementary Color#4B4433 [Dark Lava]
#333A4B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3A3A3A
Weighted Average (Luma)#3A3A3A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7E7E7E

Hex #333A4B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 333A4B. Complementary color is 4B4433

Complementary Palette

The complement of #333A4B is #4B4433 which is called Dark Lava. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #333A4B color is offered by #4B4433. 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.

333A4B 4B4433
Analogous color palette with (333A4B, 38334B and 33464B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #333A4B are #38334B and #33464B, called Arsenic and Charcoal, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #333A4B 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.

333A4B 38334B 33464B
Split Complementary color palette with (333A4B, 4B3833 and 464B33)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #333A4B are #4B3833 (Dark Lava) and #464B33 (Rifle 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.

333A4B 4B3833 464B33
Triadic color palette with (333A4B, 4B333A and 3A4B33)

Triadic Palette

#333A4B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4B333A (Dark Puce) and #3A4B33 (Kombu Green) along with #333A4B, 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 (333A4B, 4B333A, 4B4433 and 334B44)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #333A4B has #4B333A (Dark Puce), #4B4433 (Dark Lava) and #334B44 (Dark Slate Gray). 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.

333A4B 4B333A 4B4433 334B44
Square color palette with (333A4B, 4B3346, 4B4433 and 334B38)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #333A4B contains #4B3346 (Dark Puce), #4B4433 (Dark Lava) and #334B38 (Kombu 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.

333A4B 4B3346 4B4433 334B38
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Hex #333A4B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #333A4B 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 333A4B Color


  • Transparent 5C616F5C616F
  • Transparent 707581707581
  • Transparent 858993858993
  • Transparent 999DA5999DA5
  • Transparent ADB0B7ADB0B7
  • Transparent C2C4C9C2C4C9
  • Transparent D6D8DBD6D8DB
  • Transparent EBEBEDEBEBED


  • Transparent 424856424856
  • Transparent 4A4F5B4A4F5B
  • Transparent 525660525660
  • Transparent 5A5D665A5D66
  • Transparent 61646B61646B
  • Transparent 696B70696B70
  • Transparent 717275717275
  • Transparent 78797B78797B


  • Transparent 292E3C292E3C
  • Transparent 242935242935
  • Transparent 1F232D1F232D
  • Transparent 1A1D261A1D26
  • Transparent 14171E14171E
  • Transparent 0F11170F1117
  • Transparent 0A0C0F0A0C0F
  • Transparent 050608050608

#333A4B Color Patterns

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    #333A4B Gingham Checks

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    #333A4B Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    #333A4B Polka Dots Pattern

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    #333A4B Honeycomb Pattern

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    #333A4B Leaves Pattern

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    #333A4B Houndstooth Pattern

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    #333A4B Trellis Pattern

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    #333A4B Plaid Pattern

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