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Metallic Black Color

HEX #2C2C2B / RGB (44, 44, 43)

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What is Metallic Black Color?

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Metallic Black has the hex code #2C2C2B. The equivalent RGB values are (44, 44, 43), which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:3 K:83. In the HSV/HSB scale, Metallic Black has a hue of 60°, 2% saturation and a brightness value of 17%.
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.

Metallic Black color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, metallic 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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Metallic Black Color Codes

Hex Code#2C2C2B
RGB Values(44, 44, 43)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 3%, 83%)
HSV/HSB Values(60°, 2%, 17%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D3D3D4 [Light Gray]
Closest Pantone®Black C
Closest RAL9004 [Signal black]
Complementary Color#2B2B2C [Charleston Green]
Metallic Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Luma)#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6F6F6F

Metallic Black Color Palettes

Metallic Black is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 2C2C2B. Complementary color is 2B2B2C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Metallic Black is Charleston Green with the hex code #2B2B2C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2C2C2B color is offered by #2B2B2C. 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 (2C2C2B, 2C2C2B and 2C2C2B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Metallic Black (#2C2C2B) are Pine Tree (#2C2C2B) and Pine Tree (#2C2C2B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Metallic 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 (2C2C2B, 2B2C2C and 2C2B2C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Metallic Black (#2C2C2B) are #2B2C2C (Charleston Green) and #2C2B2C (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.

2C2C2B 2B2C2C 2C2B2C
Triadic color palette with (2C2C2B, 2B2C2C and 2C2B2C)

Triadic Palette

Metallic Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2B2C2C (Charleston Green) and #2C2B2C (Charleston Green) along with #2C2C2B create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

2C2C2B 2B2C2C 2C2B2C
Tetradic color palette with (2C2C2B, 2B2C2C, 2B2B2C and 2C2B2B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Metallic Black has four colors - #2B2C2C (Charleston Green), #2B2B2C (Charleston Green) and #2C2B2B (Charleston Green) in addition to the base color (#2C2C2B). 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.

2C2C2B 2B2C2C 2B2B2C 2C2B2B
Square color palette with (2C2C2B, 2B2C2C, 2B2B2C and 2C2B2C)

Square Palette

Metallic Black square color palette has #2B2C2C (Charleston Green), #2B2B2C (Charleston Green) and #2C2B2C (Charleston Green). 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

Metallic Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Metallic 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Metallic Black Color


  • Transparent 565655565655
  • Transparent 6B6B6B6B6B6B
  • Transparent 808080808080
  • Transparent 969695969695
  • Transparent ABABAAABABAA
  • Transparent C0C0BFC0C0BF
  • Transparent D5D5D5D5D5D5
  • Transparent EAEAEAEAEAEA


  • Transparent 3D3D3C3D3D3C
  • Transparent 454545454545
  • Transparent 4E4E4D4E4E4D
  • Transparent 565656565656
  • Transparent 5E5E5E5E5E5E
  • Transparent 676767676767
  • Transparent 6F6F6F6F6F6F
  • Transparent 787878787878


  • Transparent 232322232322
  • Transparent 1F1F1E1F1F1E
  • Transparent 1A1A1A1A1A1A
  • Transparent 161616161616
  • Transparent 121211121211
  • Transparent 0D0D0D0D0D0D
  • Transparent 090909090909
  • Transparent 040404040404

Metallic Black Color Patterns

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    Metallic Black Honeycomb Pattern

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    Metallic Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Metallic Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Metallic Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Metallic Black Plaid Pattern

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