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Shiny Black Color

HEX #262525 / RGB (38, 37, 37)

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What is Shiny Black Color?

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Shiny Black has the hex code #262525. The equivalent RGB values are (38, 37, 37), which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:3 K:85. In the HSV/HSB scale, Shiny Black has a hue of 0°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 15%.
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.

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

Hex Code#262525
RGB Values(38, 37, 37)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 3%, 85%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 3%, 15%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#D9DADA [Light Silver]
Closest Pantone®Neutral Black C
Closest RAL9011 [Graphite black]
Complementary Color#252626 [Raisin Black]
Shiny Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#252525
Weighted Average (Most Common)#252525
Weighted Average (Luma)#252525
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#676767

Shiny Black Color Palettes

Shiny Black is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 262525. Complementary color is 252626

Complementary Palette

The complement of Shiny Black is Raisin Black with the hex code #252626. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #262525 color is offered by #252626. 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 (262525, 262625 and 262526)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Shiny Black (#262525) are Raisin Black (#262625) and Raisin Black (#262526). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Shiny 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 (262525, 252626 and 252626)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Shiny Black (#262525) are #252626 (Raisin Black) and #252626 (Raisin Black). 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 (262525, 252625 and 252526)

Triadic Palette

Shiny Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #252625 (Raisin Black) and #252526 (Raisin Black) along with #262525 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 (262525, 252625, 252626 and 262526)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Shiny Black has four colors - #252625 (Raisin Black), #252626 (Raisin Black) and #262526 (Raisin Black) in addition to the base color (#262525). 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 (262525, 262625, 252626 and 262526)

Square Palette

Shiny Black square color palette has #262625 (Raisin Black), #252626 (Raisin Black) and #262526 (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.

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Rainbow color

Shiny Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Shiny 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 Shiny Black Color


  • Transparent 515151515151
  • Transparent 676666676666
  • Transparent 7D7C7C7D7C7C
  • Transparent 939292939292
  • Transparent A8A8A8A8A8A8
  • Transparent BEBEBEBEBEBE
  • Transparent D4D3D3D4D3D3
  • Transparent E9E9E9E9E9E9


  • Transparent 383737383737
  • Transparent 414040414040
  • Transparent 4A49494A4949
  • Transparent 535353535353
  • Transparent 5C5C5C5C5C5C
  • Transparent 656565656565
  • Transparent 6E6E6E6E6E6E
  • Transparent 777777777777


  • Transparent 1E1E1E1E1E1E
  • Transparent 1B1A1A1B1A1A
  • Transparent 171616171616
  • Transparent 131313131313
  • Transparent 0F0F0F0F0F0F
  • Transparent 0B0B0B0B0B0B
  • Transparent 080707080707
  • Transparent 040404040404

Shiny Black Color Patterns

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    Shiny Black Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Shiny Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shiny Black Plaid Pattern

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