#393939 Hex Code

Color Name: Onyx

What is hex #393939 Color?

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The color name of hex code #393939 is Onyx. The RGB values are (57, 57, 57) 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:78. In the HSV/HSB scale, #393939 has a hue of 359°, 0% saturation and a brightness value of 22%.
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 #393939 Color Codes

Color NameOnyx
RGB Values(57, 57, 57)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 78%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 22%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#C6C6C6 [Silver Sand]
Closest Pantone®447 C
Closest RAL6015 [Black olive]
Complementary Color#393939 [Onyx]
#393939 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#393939
Desaturated#393939
Weighted Average (Most Common)#393939
Weighted Average (Luma)#393939
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7E7E7E

Hex #393939 Color Palettes

393939 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 393939. Complementary color is 393939

Complementary Palette

The complement of #393939 is #393939 which is called Onyx. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #393939 color is offered by #393939. 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 (393939, 393939 and 393939)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #393939 are #393939 and #393939, called Onyx and Onyx, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #393939 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 (393939, 393939 and 393939)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #393939 are #393939 (Onyx) and #393939 (Onyx). 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 (393939, 393939 and 393939)

Triadic Palette

#393939 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #393939 (Onyx) and #393939 (Onyx) along with #393939, 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 (393939, 393939, 393939 and 393939)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #393939 has #393939 (Onyx), #393939 (Onyx) and #393939 (Onyx). 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 (393939, 393939, 393939 and 393939)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #393939 contains #393939 (Onyx), #393939 (Onyx) and #393939 (Onyx). 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 #393939 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #393939 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.

#393939 Color Patterns

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    Onyx Gingham Checks

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    Onyx Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Onyx Polka Dots Pattern

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    Onyx Honeycomb Pattern

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    Onyx Leaves Pattern

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    Onyx Houndstooth Pattern

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    Onyx Trellis Pattern

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    Onyx 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.