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#3B392E Hex Code

Color Name: Black Olive

What is hex #3B392E Color?

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The color name of hex code #3B392E is Black Olive. The RGB values are (59, 57, 46) which means it is composed of 36% red, 35% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:22 K:77. In the HSV/HSB scale, #3B392E has a hue of 51°, 22% saturation and a brightness value of 23%.
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 #3B392E Color Codes

Color NameBlack Olive
RGB Values(59, 57, 46)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 22%, 77%)
HSV/HSB Values(51°, 22%, 23%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#C4C6D1 [Lavender Gray]
Closest Pantone®Black 7 C
Closest RAL6006 [Grey olive]
Complementary Color#2E303B [Gunmetal]
#3B392E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#363636
Weighted Average (Most Common)#383838
Weighted Average (Luma)#393939
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7D7D7D

Hex #3B392E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3B392E. Complementary color is 2E303B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #3B392E is #2E303B which is called Gunmetal. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3B392E color is offered by #2E303B. 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.

3B392E 2E303B
Analogous color palette with (3B392E, 373B2E and 3B332E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #3B392E are #373B2E and #3B332E, called Kombu Green and Black Coffee, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #3B392E 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.

3B392E 373B2E 3B332E
Split Complementary color palette with (3B392E, 2E373B and 332E3B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #3B392E are #2E373B (Outer Space (Crayola)) and #332E3B (Jet). 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.

3B392E 2E373B 332E3B
Triadic color palette with (3B392E, 2E3B39 and 392E3B)

Triadic Palette

#3B392E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2E3B39 (Outer Space (Crayola)) and #392E3B (Jet) along with #3B392E, 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.

3B392E 2E3B39 392E3B
Tetradic color palette with (3B392E, 2E3B39, 2E303B and 3B2E30)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #3B392E has #2E3B39 (Outer Space (Crayola)), #2E303B (Gunmetal) and #3B2E30 (Black Coffee). 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.

3B392E 2E3B39 2E303B 3B2E30
Square color palette with (3B392E, 2E3B33, 2E303B and 3B2E37)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #3B392E contains #2E3B33 (Outer Space (Crayola)), #2E303B (Gunmetal) and #3B2E37 (Black Coffee). 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.

3B392E 2E3B33 2E303B 3B2E37
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Hex #3B392E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #3B392E 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.

3B392E 323B2E 2E3B35 2E363B 322E3B 3B2E39 3B2E2E

Tints, Tones & Shades of 3B392E Color


  • Transparent 626158626158
  • Transparent 76746D76746D
  • Transparent 898882898882
  • Transparent 9D9C979D9C97
  • Transparent B1B0ABB1B0AB
  • Transparent C4C4C0C4C4C0
  • Transparent D8D7D5D8D7D5
  • Transparent EBEBEAEBEBEA


  • Transparent 49473E49473E
  • Transparent 504E47504E47
  • Transparent 57554F57554F
  • Transparent 5E5D575E5D57
  • Transparent 64645F64645F
  • Transparent 6B6B676B6B67
  • Transparent 727270727270
  • Transparent 797978797978


  • Transparent 2F2E252F2E25
  • Transparent 292820292820
  • Transparent 23221C23221C
  • Transparent 1E1D171E1D17
  • Transparent 181712181712
  • Transparent 12110E12110E
  • Transparent 0C0B090C0B09
  • Transparent 060605060605

#3B392E Color Patterns

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    #3B392E Houndstooth Pattern

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    #3B392E Trellis Pattern

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    #3B392E Plaid Pattern

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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.