Lamp Black

HEX #231F20 / RGB (35, 31, 32)

Candle light in the dark

What is Lamp Black Color?

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Lamp Black has the hex code #231F20. The equivalent RGB values are (35, 31, 32), which means it is composed of 36% red, 32% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:11 Y:8 K:86. In the HSV/HSB scale, Lamp Black has a hue of 345°, 11% saturation and a brightness value of 14%.
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.

Lamp Black from Ferrario 1919 list is an extremely dark brown color very close to black. It can be applied on web pages with HTML and/or CSS code with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

Lamp Black Color Codes

Hex Code#231F20
RGB Values(35, 31, 32)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 8%, 86%)
HSV/HSB Values(345°, 11%, 14%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#DCE0DF [Gainsboro]
Closest Pantone®Neutral Black C
Closest RAL5004 [Black blue]
Complementary Color#1F2322 [Dark Jungle Green]
Lamp Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#212121
Weighted Average (Most Common)#202020
Weighted Average (Luma)#202020
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#606060

Lamp Black Color Palettes

Lamp Black is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 231F20. Complementary color is 1F2322

Complementary Palette

The complement of Lamp Black is Dark Jungle Green with the hex code #1F2322. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #231F20 color is offered by #1F2322. 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 (231F20, 23201F and 231F22)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Lamp Black (#231F20) are Raisin Black (#23201F) and Raisin Black (#231F22). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Lamp 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (231F20, 1F2320 and 1F2223)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Lamp Black (#231F20) are #1F2320 (Dark Jungle Green) and #1F2223 (Raisin 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.

Triadic color palette with (231F20, 20231F and 1F2023)

Triadic Palette

Lamp Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #20231F (Dark Jungle Green) and #1F2023 (Raisin Black) along with #231F20 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 (231F20, 20231F, 1F2322 and 221F23)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Lamp Black has four colors - #20231F (Dark Jungle Green), #1F2322 (Dark Jungle Green) and #221F23 (Raisin Black) in addition to the base color (#231F20). 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.

Square color palette with (231F20, 22231F, 1F2322 and 201F23)

Square Palette

Lamp Black square color palette has #22231F (Raisin Black), #1F2322 (Dark Jungle Green) and #201F23 (Raisin 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.

Rainbow color

Lamp Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Lamp 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Lamp Black Color


  • Transparent 4F4C4D#4F4C4D
  • Transparent 656263#656263
  • Transparent 7B7979#7B7979
  • Transparent 918F90#918F90
  • Transparent A7A5A6#A7A5A6
  • Transparent BDBCBC#BDBCBC
  • Transparent D3D2D2#D3D2D2
  • Transparent E9E9E9#E9E9E9


  • Transparent 363233#363233
  • Transparent 3F3C3D#3F3C3D
  • Transparent 484646#484646
  • Transparent 525050#525050
  • Transparent 5B595A#5B595A
  • Transparent 646363#646363
  • Transparent 6D6D6D#6D6D6D
  • Transparent 777676#777676


  • Transparent 1C191A#1C191A
  • Transparent 191616#191616
  • Transparent 151313#151313
  • Transparent 121010#121010
  • Transparent 0E0C0D#0E0C0D
  • Transparent 0B090A#0B090A
  • Transparent 070606#070606
  • Transparent 040303#040303

Lamp Black Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Lamp Black Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Lamp Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lamp Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lamp Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lamp Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lamp Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lamp Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lamp Black Plaid Pattern

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