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#3A505A Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Slate Gray

What is hex #3A505A Color?

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The color name of hex code #3A505A is Dark Slate Gray. The RGB values are (58, 80, 90) which means it is composed of 25% red, 35% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:36 M:11 Y:0 K:65. In the HSV/HSB scale, #3A505A has a hue of 199°, 36% saturation and a brightness value of 35%.
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 #3A505A Color Codes

Color NameDark Slate Gray
RGB Values(58, 80, 90)
CMYK Values(36%, 11%, 0%, 65%)
HSV/HSB Values(199°, 36%, 35%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#C5AFA5 [Silver Pink]
Closest Pantone®7545 C
Closest RAL7024 [Graphite grey]
Complementary Color#5A443A [Liver Chestnut (Horses)]
#3A505A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4C4C4C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Luma)#4C4C4C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8F8F8F

Hex #3A505A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3A505A. Complementary color is 5A443A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #3A505A is #5A443A which is called Liver Chestnut (Horses). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3A505A color is offered by #5A443A. 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 (3A505A, 3A405A and 3A5A54)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #3A505A are #3A405A and #3A5A54, called Charcoal and Dark Slate Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #3A505A 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.

3A505A 3A405A 3A5A54
Split Complementary color palette with (3A505A, 5A3A40 and 5A543A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #3A505A are #5A3A40 (Liver Chestnut (Horses)) and #5A543A (Olive Drab Camouflage). 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 (3A505A, 5A3A50 and 505A3A)

Triadic Palette

#3A505A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5A3A50 (Dark Byzantium) and #505A3A (Olive Drab Camouflage) along with #3A505A, 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 (3A505A, 5A3A50, 5A443A and 3A5A44)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #3A505A has #5A3A50 (Dark Byzantium), #5A443A (Liver Chestnut (Horses)) and #3A5A44 (Deep Moss 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 (3A505A, 543A5A, 5A443A and 405A3A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #3A505A contains #543A5A (English Violet), #5A443A (Liver Chestnut (Horses)) and #405A3A (Deep 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.

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Hex #3A505A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #3A505A 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 3A505A Color


  • Transparent 61737B61737B
  • Transparent 75858C75858C
  • Transparent 89969C89969C
  • Transparent 9DA8AD9DA8AD
  • Transparent B0B9BDB0B9BD
  • Transparent C4CBCEC4CBCE
  • Transparent D8DCDED8DCDE
  • Transparent EBEEEFEBEEEF


  • Transparent 485A62485A62
  • Transparent 4F5E654F5E65
  • Transparent 566369566369
  • Transparent 5D686D5D686D
  • Transparent 646D71646D71
  • Transparent 6B72756B7275
  • Transparent 727678727678
  • Transparent 797B7C797B7C


  • Transparent 2E40482E4048
  • Transparent 29383F29383F
  • Transparent 233036233036
  • Transparent 1D282D1D282D
  • Transparent 172024172024
  • Transparent 11181B11181B
  • Transparent 0C10120C1012
  • Transparent 060809060809

#3A505A Color Patterns

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    #3A505A Honeycomb Pattern

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    #3A505A Houndstooth Pattern

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    #3A505A Trellis Pattern

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    #3A505A Plaid Pattern

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