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Mushroom Black Color

HEX #2C2520 / RGB (44, 37, 32)

Dark black-brown mushrooms

What is Mushroom Black Color?

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Mushroom Black has the hex code #2C2520. The equivalent RGB values are (44, 37, 32), which means it is composed of 39% red, 33% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:16 Y:28 K:83. In the HSV/HSB scale, Mushroom Black has a hue of 25°, 27% 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.

Mushroom Black is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Mushroom Black Color Codes

Hex Code#2C2520
RGB Values(44, 37, 32)
CMYK Values(0%, 16%, 28%, 83%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 27%, 17%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D3DADF [Light Silver]
Closest Pantone®Black 4 C
Closest RAL9017 [Traffic black]
Complementary Color#20272C [Dark Gunmetal]
Mushroom Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#262626
Weighted Average (Most Common)#272727
Weighted Average (Luma)#262626
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#686868

Mushroom Black Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2C2520. Complementary color is 20272C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mushroom Black is Dark Gunmetal with the hex code #20272C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2C2520 color is offered by #20272C. 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.

2C2520 20272C
Analogous color palette with (2C2520, 2C2B20 and 2C2021)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mushroom Black (#2C2520) are Pine Tree (#2C2B20) and Raisin Black (#2C2021). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mushroom 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.

2C2520 2C2B20 2C2021
Split Complementary color palette with (2C2520, 202C2B and 20212C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mushroom Black (#2C2520) are #202C2B (Charleston Green) and #20212C (Dark Gunmetal). 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.

2C2520 202C2B 20212C
Triadic color palette with (2C2520, 202C25 and 25202C)

Triadic Palette

Mushroom Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #202C25 (Charleston Green) and #25202C (Raisin Black) along with #2C2520 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 (2C2520, 202C25, 20272C and 2C2027)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mushroom Black has four colors - #202C25 (Charleston Green), #20272C (Dark Gunmetal) and #2C2027 (Raisin Black) in addition to the base color (#2C2520). 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.

2C2520 202C25 20272C 2C2027
Square color palette with (2C2520, 212C20, 20272C and 2B202C)

Square Palette

Mushroom Black square color palette has #212C20 (Pine Tree), #20272C (Dark Gunmetal) and #2B202C (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.

2C2520 212C20 20272C 2B202C
Rainbow color

Mushroom Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mushroom 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.

2C2520 292C20 202C22 202C2C 20222C 28202C 2C2025

Tints, Tones & Shades of Mushroom Black Color


  • Transparent 56514D56514D
  • Transparent 6B66636B6663
  • Transparent 807C79807C79
  • Transparent 969290969290
  • Transparent ABA8A6ABA8A6
  • Transparent C0BEBCC0BEBC
  • Transparent D5D3D2D5D3D2
  • Transparent EAE9E9EAE9E9


  • Transparent 3D37333D3733
  • Transparent 45403D45403D
  • Transparent 4E49464E4946
  • Transparent 565350565350
  • Transparent 5E5C5A5E5C5A
  • Transparent 676563676563
  • Transparent 6F6E6D6F6E6D
  • Transparent 787776787776


  • Transparent 231E1A231E1A
  • Transparent 1F1A161F1A16
  • Transparent 1A16131A1613
  • Transparent 161310161310
  • Transparent 120F0D120F0D
  • Transparent 0D0B0A0D0B0A
  • Transparent 090706090706
  • Transparent 040403040403

Mushroom Black Color Patterns

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    Mushroom Black Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Mushroom Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mushroom Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mushroom Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mushroom Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mushroom Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mushroom Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mushroom Black Plaid Pattern

Mushroom Black Color Interior Ideas

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