Search Colors

Rich Black CMYK Color

HEX #0D131A / RGB (13, 19, 26)

Rich black dress with silver work

What is Rich Black CMYK Color?

Rich Black CMYK (Hex code: 0D131A) Thumbnail

Rich Black CMYK is (80, 70, 60, 80), which means there is 70 of magenta, 60 of yellow and 80 of both cyan and black. The closest hex code of the color is #0D131A with RGB equivalent values (13, 19, 26). The CMYK system is the backbone of the color printing technology found in both large industrial and small desktop printers. Colors are created using only four inks - cyan (C), magenta (M), yellow (Y) and black (K). Please understand that the reproducibility of rich black CMYK depends on the quality of the paper, the printer and the inks in the machine.

NOTE: The rich black (CMYK) hex color code mentioned on this page is just an approximation. It has been calculated from the CMYK values. As you probably know, the CMYK color model is for print media while hex codes and the equivalent RGB values are for screen. The two can seldom be converted correctly. Additionally, rich black color displayed on the screen through its hex code, may look very different when printed (by the CMYK values).

Download Rich Black CMYK Solid Color Background

Rich Black CMYK Color Codes

Hex Code#0D131A
RGB Values(13, 19, 26)
CMYK Values(80%, 70%, 60%, 80%)
HSV/HSB Values(212°, 50%, 10%)
Closest Web Safe#000033
Inverse Color#F2ECE5 [Alabaster]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#1A140D [Licorice]
Rich Black CMYK Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#131313
Weighted Average (Most Common)#121212
Weighted Average (Luma)#121212
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#494949

Rich Black CMYK Color Palettes

Rich Black CMYK is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 0D131A. Complementary color is 1A140D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Rich Black CMYK is Licorice with the hex code #1A140D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0D131A color is offered by #1A140D. 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.

0D131A 1A140D
Analogous color palette with (0D131A, 0E0D1A and 0D1A1A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Rich Black CMYK (#0D131A) are Chinese Black (#0E0D1A) and Chinese Black (#0D1A1A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Rich Black CMYK 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.

0D131A 0E0D1A 0D1A1A
Split Complementary color palette with (0D131A, 1A0E0D and 1A1A0D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Rich Black CMYK (#0D131A) are #1A0E0D (Licorice) and #1A1A0D (Black Chocolate). 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.

0D131A 1A0E0D 1A1A0D
Triadic color palette with (0D131A, 1A0D13 and 131A0D)

Triadic Palette

Rich Black CMYK triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #1A0D13 (Licorice) and #131A0D (Black Chocolate) along with #0D131A create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

0D131A 1A0D13 131A0D
Tetradic color palette with (0D131A, 1A0D13, 1A140D and 0D1A14)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Rich Black CMYK has four colors - #1A0D13 (Licorice), #1A140D (Licorice) and #0D1A14 (Chinese Black) in addition to the base color (#0D131A). 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.

0D131A 1A0D13 1A140D 0D1A14
Square color palette with (0D131A, 1A0D1A, 1A140D and 0D1A0E)

Square Palette

Rich Black CMYK square color palette has #1A0D1A (Licorice), #1A140D (Licorice) and #0D1A0E (Chinese 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.

0D131A 1A0D1A 1A140D 0D1A0E
Rainbow color

Rich Black CMYK Color Rainbow Palette

Our Rich Black CMYK 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.

0D131A 120D1A 1A0D17 1A0E0D 1A1A0D 0F1A0D 0D1A16

Tints, Tones & Shades of Rich Black CMYK Color


  • Transparent 3D42483D4248
  • Transparent 565A5F565A5F
  • Transparent 6E71766E7176
  • Transparent 86898D86898D
  • Transparent 9EA1A39EA1A3
  • Transparent B6B8BAB6B8BA
  • Transparent CFD0D1CFD0D1
  • Transparent E7E7E8E7E7E8


  • Transparent 24292E24292E
  • Transparent 303439303439
  • Transparent 3B3F433B3F43
  • Transparent 474A4D474A4D
  • Transparent 525457525457
  • Transparent 5E5F615E5F61
  • Transparent 696A6C696A6C
  • Transparent 757576757576


  • Transparent 0A0F150A0F15
  • Transparent 090D12090D12
  • Transparent 080B10080B10
  • Transparent 070A0D070A0D
  • Transparent 05080A05080A
  • Transparent 040608040608
  • Transparent 030405030405
  • Transparent 010203010203

Rich Black CMYK Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Rich Black CMYK Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Rich Black CMYK Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rich Black CMYK Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rich Black CMYK Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rich Black CMYK Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rich Black CMYK Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rich Black CMYK Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rich Black CMYK Plaid Pattern

Rich Black CMYK Color Interior Ideas

Pretty Photo frame on Rich Black CMYK color drawing room interior textured wall

Rich Black CMYK Color Drawing Room Textured Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Rich Black CMYK color Living room wal color

Rich Black CMYK Color Living Room Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Rich Black CMYK color Bedroom interior wall color

Rich Black CMYK Color Bedroom Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Rich Black CMYK color kitchen interior wall color

Rich Black CMYK Color Kitchen Wall Paint Idea

Photo credits: