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#3F3A38 Hex Code

Color Name: Black Olive

What is hex #3F3A38 Color?

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The color name of hex code #3F3A38 is Black Olive. The RGB values are (63, 58, 56) which means it is composed of 36% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:11 K:75. In the HSV/HSB scale, #3F3A38 has a hue of 17°, 11% saturation and a brightness value of 25%.
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 #3F3A38 Color Codes

Color NameBlack Olive
RGB Values(63, 58, 56)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 11%, 75%)
HSV/HSB Values(17°, 11%, 25%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#C0C5C7 [Silver Sand]
Closest Pantone®Black 7 C
Closest RAL6015 [Black olive]
Complementary Color#383D3F [Onyx]
#3F3A38 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Luma)#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#808080

Hex #3F3A38 Color Palettes

3F3A38 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 3F3A38. Complementary color is 383D3F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #3F3A38 is #383D3F 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 #3F3A38 color is offered by #383D3F. 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 (3F3A38, 3F3E38 and 3F383A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #3F3A38 are #3F3E38 and #3F383A, called Black Olive and Black Olive, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #3F3A38 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 (3F3A38, 383F3E and 383A3F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #3F3A38 are #383F3E (Black Olive) and #383A3F (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.

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Triadic color palette with (3F3A38, 383F3A and 3A383F)

Triadic Palette

#3F3A38 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #383F3A (Black Olive) and #3A383F (Onyx) along with #3F3A38, 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 (3F3A38, 383F3A, 383D3F and 3F383D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #3F3A38 has #383F3A (Black Olive), #383D3F (Onyx) and #3F383D (Black Olive). 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 (3F3A38, 3A3F38, 383D3F and 3E383F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #3F3A38 contains #3A3F38 (Black Olive), #383D3F (Onyx) and #3E383F (Black Olive). 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 #3F3A38 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #3F3A38 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 3F3A38 Color


  • Transparent 656160656160
  • Transparent 797574797574
  • Transparent 8C89888C8988
  • Transparent 9F9D9C9F9D9C
  • Transparent B2B0AFB2B0AF
  • Transparent C5C4C3C5C4C3
  • Transparent D9D8D7D9D8D7
  • Transparent ECEBEBECEBEB


  • Transparent 4C48464C4846
  • Transparent 534F4E534F4E
  • Transparent 595655595655
  • Transparent 605D5C605D5C
  • Transparent 666463666463
  • Transparent 6D6B6A6D6B6A
  • Transparent 737272737272
  • Transparent 7A79797A7979


  • Transparent 322E2D322E2D
  • Transparent 2C29272C2927
  • Transparent 262322262322
  • Transparent 201D1C201D1C
  • Transparent 191716191716
  • Transparent 131111131111
  • Transparent 0D0C0B0D0C0B
  • Transparent 060606060606

#3F3A38 Color Patterns

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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.