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Intense Black Color

HEX #1A1819 / RGB (26, 24, 25)

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What is Intense Black Color?

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Intense Black has the hex code #1A1819. The equivalent RGB values are (26, 24, 25), which means it is composed of 35% red, 32% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:4 K:90. In the HSV/HSB scale, Intense Black has a hue of 330°, 8% saturation and a brightness value of 10%.
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.

Intense Black color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Intense Black can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Intense Black Color Codes

Hex Code#1A1819
RGB Values(26, 24, 25)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 4%, 90%)
HSV/HSB Values(330°, 8%, 10%)
Closest Web Safe#330000
Inverse Color#E5E7E6 [Platinum]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL8022 [Black brown]
Complementary Color#181A19 [Eerie Black]
Intense Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#191919
Weighted Average (Most Common)#191919
Weighted Average (Luma)#181818
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#545454

Intense Black Color Palettes

Intense Black is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 1A1819. Complementary color is 181A19

Complementary Palette

The complement of Intense Black is Eerie Black with the hex code #181A19. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1A1819 color is offered by #181A19. 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 (1A1819, 1A1818 and 1A181A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Intense Black (#1A1819) are Eerie Black (#1A1818) and Eerie Black (#1A181A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Intense Black with a 30° separation on either side. 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 (1A1819, 181A18 and 181A1A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Intense Black (#1A1819) are #181A18 (Eerie Black) and #181A1A (Eerie Black). 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 (1A1819, 191A18 and 18191A)

Triadic Palette

Intense Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #191A18 (Eerie Black) and #18191A (Eerie Black) along with #1A1819 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 (1A1819, 191A18, 181A19 and 19181A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Intense Black has four colors - #191A18 (Eerie Black), #181A19 (Eerie Black) and #19181A (Eerie Black) in addition to the base color (#1A1819). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (1A1819, 1A1A18, 181A19 and 18181A)

Square Palette

Intense Black square color palette has #1A1A18 (Eerie Black), #181A19 (Eerie Black) and #18181A (Eerie Black). 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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Rainbow color

Intense Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Intense Black rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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.

1A1819 1A1918 1A1A18 181A18 181A1A 18181A 19181A

Tints, Tones & Shades of Intense Black Color


  • Transparent 484647484647
  • Transparent 5F5D5E5F5D5E
  • Transparent 767475767475
  • Transparent 8D8C8C8D8C8C
  • Transparent A3A3A3A3A3A3
  • Transparent BABABABABABA
  • Transparent D1D1D1D1D1D1
  • Transparent E8E8E8E8E8E8


  • Transparent 2E2D2E2E2D2E
  • Transparent 393738393738
  • Transparent 434242434242
  • Transparent 4D4C4D4D4C4D
  • Transparent 575657575657
  • Transparent 616161616161
  • Transparent 6C6B6B6C6B6B
  • Transparent 767676767676


  • Transparent 151314151314
  • Transparent 121112121112
  • Transparent 100E0F100E0F
  • Transparent 0D0C0D0D0C0D
  • Transparent 0A0A0A0A0A0A
  • Transparent 080708080708
  • Transparent 050505050505
  • Transparent 030203030203

Intense Black Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Intense Black Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Intense Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Black Plaid Pattern

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