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Roasted Black Color

HEX #655A5C / RGB (101, 90, 92)

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What is Roasted Black Color?

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Roasted Black has the hex code #655A5C. The equivalent RGB values are (101, 90, 92), which means it is composed of 36% red, 32% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:11 Y:9 K:60. In the HSV/HSB scale, Roasted Black has a hue of 349°, 11% saturation and a brightness value of 40%.
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.

Roasted Black is an RAL Design color with the number 360 40 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.

Roasted Black hex code is #655A5C with equivalent RGB (101, 90, 92). 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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Roasted Black Color Codes

Hex Code#655A5C
RGB Values(101, 90, 92)
CMYK Values(0%, 11%, 9%, 60%)
HSV/HSB Values(349°, 11%, 40%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#9AA5A3 [Quick Silver]
Closest Pantone®405 C
Closest RAL7009 [Green grey]
Complementary Color#5A6563 [Stormcloud]
Roasted Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5E5E5E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5E5E5E
Weighted Average (Luma)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9D9D9D

Roasted Black Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 655A5C. Complementary color is 5A6563

Complementary Palette

The complement of Roasted Black is Stormcloud with the hex code #5A6563. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #655A5C color is offered by #5A6563. 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 (655A5C, 655E5A and 655A62)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Roasted Black (#655A5C) are Wenge (#655E5A) and Granite Gray (#655A62). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Roasted 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 (655A5C, 5A655E and 5A6265)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Roasted Black (#655A5C) are #5A655E (Granite Gray) and #5A6265 (Black Coral). 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 (655A5C, 5C655A and 5A5C65)

Triadic Palette

Roasted Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5C655A (Ebony) and #5A5C65 (Black Coral) along with #655A5C 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 (655A5C, 5C655A, 5A6563 and 635A65)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Roasted Black has four colors - #5C655A (Ebony), #5A6563 (Stormcloud) and #635A65 (Granite Gray) in addition to the base color (#655A5C). 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 (655A5C, 62655A, 5A6563 and 5E5A65)

Square Palette

Roasted Black square color palette has #62655A (Granite Gray), #5A6563 (Stormcloud) and #5E5A65 (Granite Gray). 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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Roasted Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Roasted 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 Roasted Black Color


  • Transparent 847B7D847B7D
  • Transparent 938C8D938C8D
  • Transparent A39C9DA39C9D
  • Transparent B2ADAEB2ADAE
  • Transparent C1BDBEC1BDBE
  • Transparent D1CECED1CECE
  • Transparent E0DEDEE0DEDE
  • Transparent F0EFEFF0EFEF


  • Transparent 6A62636A6263
  • Transparent 6D65676D6567
  • Transparent 70696A70696A
  • Transparent 736D6E736D6E
  • Transparent 757172757172
  • Transparent 787575787575
  • Transparent 7B78797B7879
  • Transparent 7D7C7C7D7C7C


  • Transparent 51484A51484A
  • Transparent 473F40473F40
  • Transparent 3D36373D3637
  • Transparent 332D2E332D2E
  • Transparent 282425282425
  • Transparent 1E1B1C1E1B1C
  • Transparent 141212141212
  • Transparent 0A09090A0909

Roasted Black Color Patterns

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    Roasted Black Leaves Pattern

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    Roasted Black Houndstooth Pattern

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    Roasted Black Trellis Pattern

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    Roasted Black Plaid Pattern

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