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Ore Bluish Black Color

HEX #1C3339 / RGB (28, 51, 57)

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What is Ore Bluish Black Color?

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Ore Bluish Black has the hex code #1C3339. The equivalent RGB values are (28, 51, 57), which means it is composed of 21% red, 38% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:51 M:11 Y:0 K:78. In the HSV/HSB scale, Ore Bluish Black has a hue of 192°, 51% saturation and a brightness value of 22%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 230 20 10, Ore Bluish Black hex code is #1C3339 with equivalent RGB (28, 51, 57). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Ore Bluish Black's CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Ore Bluish Black Color Codes

Hex Code#1C3339
RGB Values(28, 51, 57)
CMYK Values(51%, 11%, 0%, 78%)
HSV/HSB Values(192°, 51%, 22%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#E3CCC6 [Dust Storm]
Closest Pantone®560 C
Closest RAL5011 [Steel blue]
Complementary Color#39221C [Bistre]
Ore Bluish Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2D2D2D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2D2D2D
Weighted Average (Luma)#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#727272

Ore Bluish Black Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1C3339. Complementary color is 39221C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Ore Bluish Black is Bistre with the hex code #39221C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1C3339 color is offered by #39221C. 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.

1C3339 39221C
Analogous color palette with (1C3339, 1C2539 and 1C3931)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Ore Bluish Black (#1C3339) are Yankees Blue (#1C2539) and Medium Jungle Green (#1C3931). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Ore Bluish 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.

1C3339 1C2539 1C3931
Split Complementary color palette with (1C3339, 391C25 and 39311C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Ore Bluish Black (#1C3339) are #391C25 (Temptress) and #39311C (Pullman 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.

1C3339 391C25 39311C
Triadic color palette with (1C3339, 391C33 and 33391C)

Triadic Palette

Ore Bluish Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #391C33 (Dark Purple) and #33391C (Pullman Green) along with #1C3339 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

1C3339 391C33 33391C
Tetradic color palette with (1C3339, 391C33, 39221C and 1C3922)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Ore Bluish Black has four colors - #391C33 (Dark Purple), #39221C (Bistre) and #1C3922 (Phthalo Green) in addition to the base color (#1C3339). 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.

1C3339 391C33 39221C 1C3922
Square color palette with (1C3339, 311C39, 39221C and 25391C)

Square Palette

Ore Bluish Black square color palette has #311C39 (Dark Purple), #39221C (Bistre) and #25391C (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.

1C3339 311C39 39221C 25391C
Rainbow color

Ore Bluish Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Ore Bluish 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.

1C3339 1E1C39 371C39 391C23 392E1C 2B391C 1C3926

Tints, Tones & Shades of Ore Bluish Black Color


  • Transparent 495C61495C61
  • Transparent 607074607074
  • Transparent 778588778588
  • Transparent 8E999C8E999C
  • Transparent A4ADB0A4ADB0
  • Transparent BBC2C4BBC2C4
  • Transparent D2D6D7D2D6D7
  • Transparent E8EBEBE8EBEB


  • Transparent 304247304247
  • Transparent 3A4A4E3A4A4E
  • Transparent 445255445255
  • Transparent 4E5A5D4E5A5D
  • Transparent 586164586164
  • Transparent 62696B62696B
  • Transparent 6C71726C7172
  • Transparent 767879767879


  • Transparent 16292E16292E
  • Transparent 142428142428
  • Transparent 111F22111F22
  • Transparent 0E1A1D0E1A1D
  • Transparent 0B14170B1417
  • Transparent 080F11080F11
  • Transparent 060A0B060A0B
  • Transparent 030506030506

Ore Bluish Black Color Patterns

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    Ore Bluish Black Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Ore Bluish Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ore Bluish Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ore Bluish Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ore Bluish Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ore Bluish Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ore Bluish Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ore Bluish Black Plaid Pattern

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