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Solid Black Color

HEX #0C0B0B / RGB (12, 11, 11)

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What is Solid Black Color?

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Solid Black has the hex code #0C0B0B. The equivalent RGB values are (12, 11, 11), which means it is composed of 35% red, 32% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:8 K:95. In the HSV/HSB scale, Solid Black has a hue of 0°, 8% saturation and a brightness value of 5%.
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.

Solid 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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Solid Black Color Codes

Hex Code#0C0B0B
RGB Values(12, 11, 11)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 8%, 95%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 8%, 5%)
Closest Web Safe#000000
Inverse Color#F3F4F4 [Anti-Flash White]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#0B0C0C [Smoky Black]
Solid Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#0B0B0B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#0B0B0B
Weighted Average (Luma)#0B0B0B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#393939

Solid Black Color Palettes

Solid Black is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 0C0B0B. Complementary color is 0B0C0C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Solid Black is Smoky Black with the hex code #0B0C0C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0C0B0B color is offered by #0B0C0C. 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.

0C0B0B 0B0C0C
Analogous color palette with (0C0B0B, 0C0C0B and 0C0B0C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Solid Black (#0C0B0B) are Smoky Black (#0C0C0B) and Smoky Black (#0C0B0C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Solid 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.

0C0B0B 0C0C0B 0C0B0C
Split Complementary color palette with (0C0B0B, 0B0C0C and 0B0C0C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Solid Black (#0C0B0B) are #0B0C0C (Smoky Black) and #0B0C0C (Smoky 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.

0C0B0B 0B0C0C 0B0C0C
Triadic color palette with (0C0B0B, 0B0C0B and 0B0B0C)

Triadic Palette

Solid Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0B0C0B (Smoky Black) and #0B0B0C (Vampire Black) along with #0C0B0B create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

0C0B0B 0B0C0B 0B0B0C
Tetradic color palette with (0C0B0B, 0B0C0B, 0B0C0C and 0C0B0C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Solid Black has four colors - #0B0C0B (Smoky Black), #0B0C0C (Smoky Black) and #0C0B0C (Smoky Black) in addition to the base color (#0C0B0B). 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.

0C0B0B 0B0C0B 0B0C0C 0C0B0C
Square color palette with (0C0B0B, 0C0C0B, 0B0C0C and 0C0B0C)

Square Palette

Solid Black square color palette has #0C0C0B (Smoky Black), #0B0C0C (Smoky Black) and #0C0B0C (Smoky 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.

0C0B0B 0C0C0B 0B0C0C 0C0B0C
Rainbow color

Solid Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Solid 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.

0C0B0B 0C0C0B 0B0C0B 0B0C0C 0B0C0C 0B0B0C 0C0B0C

Tints, Tones & Shades of Solid Black Color


  • Transparent 3D3C3C3D3C3C
  • Transparent 555454555454
  • Transparent 6D6D6D6D6D6D
  • Transparent 868585868585
  • Transparent 9E9D9D9E9D9D
  • Transparent B6B6B6B6B6B6
  • Transparent CECECECECECE
  • Transparent E7E7E7E7E7E7


  • Transparent 232222232222
  • Transparent 2F2E2E2F2E2E
  • Transparent 3A3A3A3A3A3A
  • Transparent 464646464646
  • Transparent 525151525151
  • Transparent 5D5D5D5D5D5D
  • Transparent 696969696969
  • Transparent 747474747474


  • Transparent 0A09090A0909
  • Transparent 080808080808
  • Transparent 070707070707
  • Transparent 060606060606
  • Transparent 050404050404
  • Transparent 040303040303
  • Transparent 020202020202
  • Transparent 010101010101

Solid Black Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Solid Black Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Solid Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Solid Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Solid Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Solid Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Solid Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Solid Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Solid Black Plaid Pattern

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