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Melanite Black Green Color

HEX #282E27 / RGB (40, 46, 39)

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What is Melanite Black Green Color?

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Melanite Black Green has the hex code #282E27. The equivalent RGB values are (40, 46, 39), which means it is composed of 32% red, 37% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:13 M:0 Y:15 K:82. In the HSV/HSB scale, Melanite Black Green has a hue of 111°, 15% saturation and a brightness value of 18%.
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.

Melanite Black Green is an RAL Design color with the number 140 20 05. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Melanite Black Green hex code is #282E27 with equivalent RGB (40, 46, 39). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Melanite Black Green Color Codes

Hex Code#282E27
RGB Values(40, 46, 39)
CMYK Values(13%, 0%, 15%, 82%)
HSV/HSB Values(111°, 15%, 18%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D7D1D8 [Light Gray]
Closest Pantone®Black C
Closest RAL9017 [Traffic black]
Complementary Color#2D272E [Charleston Green]
Melanite Black Green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2A2A2A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Luma)#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#707070

Melanite Black Green Color Palettes

Melanite Black Green is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 282E27. Complementary color is 2D272E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Melanite Black Green is Charleston Green with the hex code #2D272E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #282E27 color is offered by #2D272E. 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 (282E27, 272E2A and 2C2E27)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Melanite Black Green (#282E27) are Charleston Green (#272E2A) and Pine Tree (#2C2E27). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Melanite Black Green 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 (282E27, 2A272E and 2E272C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Melanite Black Green (#282E27) are #2A272E (Charleston Green) and #2E272C (Charleston Green). 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 (282E27, 27282E and 2E2728)

Triadic Palette

Melanite Black Green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #27282E (Charleston Green) and #2E2728 (Pine Tree) along with #282E27 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 (282E27, 27282E, 2D272E and 2E2D27)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Melanite Black Green has four colors - #27282E (Charleston Green), #2D272E (Charleston Green) and #2E2D27 (Pine Tree) in addition to the base color (#282E27). 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 (282E27, 272C2E, 2D272E and 2E2A27)

Square Palette

Melanite Black Green square color palette has #272C2E (Charleston Green), #2D272E (Charleston Green) and #2E2A27 (Pine Tree). 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

Melanite Black Green Color Rainbow Palette

Our Melanite Black Green 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Melanite Black Green Color


  • Transparent 535852535852
  • Transparent 696D68696D68
  • Transparent 7E827D7E827D
  • Transparent 949793949793
  • Transparent A9ABA9A9ABA9
  • Transparent BFC0BEBFC0BE
  • Transparent D4D5D4D4D5D4
  • Transparent EAEAE9EAEAE9


  • Transparent 3A3E393A3E39
  • Transparent 424742424742
  • Transparent 4B4F4B4B4F4B
  • Transparent 545754545754
  • Transparent 5D5F5C5D5F5C
  • Transparent 666765666765
  • Transparent 6E706E6E706E
  • Transparent 777877777877


  • Transparent 20251F20251F
  • Transparent 1C201B1C201B
  • Transparent 181C17181C17
  • Transparent 141714141714
  • Transparent 101210101210
  • Transparent 0C0E0C0C0E0C
  • Transparent 080908080908
  • Transparent 040504040504

Melanite Black Green Color Patterns

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    Melanite Black Green Gingham Checks

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    Melanite Black Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melanite Black Green Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melanite Black Green Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melanite Black Green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melanite Black Green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melanite Black Green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Melanite Black Green Plaid Pattern

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