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Soot Black Color

HEX #0F0D0D / RGB (15, 13, 13)

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What is Soot Black Color?

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Soot Black has the hex code #0F0D0D. The equivalent RGB values are (15, 13, 13), which means it is composed of 37% red, 32% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:14 Y:14 K:94. In the HSV/HSB scale, Soot Black has a hue of 0°, 13% saturation and a brightness value of 6%.
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.

An interesting color, Soot Black is derived from the color of soot found in chimneys and fireplaces. It is not pure black!

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Soot Black Color Codes

Hex Code#0F0D0D
RGB Values(15, 13, 13)
CMYK Values(0%, 14%, 14%, 94%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 13%, 6%)
Closest Web Safe#000000
Inverse Color#F0F2F2 [Anti-Flash White]
Closest Pantone®Black 6 C
Closest RAL9005 [Jet black]
Complementary Color#0D0F0F [Smoky Black]
Soot Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#0E0E0E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#0E0E0E
Weighted Average (Luma)#0D0D0D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#3E3E3E

Soot Black Color Palettes

Soot Black is too dark to display its color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 0F0D0D. Complementary color is 0D0F0F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Soot Black is Smoky Black with the hex code #0D0F0F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0F0D0D color is offered by #0D0F0F. 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.

0F0D0D 0D0F0F
Analogous color palette with (0F0D0D, 0F0E0D and 0F0D0E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Soot Black (#0F0D0D) are Smoky Black (#0F0E0D) and Smoky Black (#0F0D0E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Soot 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.

0F0D0D 0F0E0D 0F0D0E
Split Complementary color palette with (0F0D0D, 0D0F0E and 0D0E0F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Soot Black (#0F0D0D) are #0D0F0E (Smoky Black) and #0D0E0F (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.

0F0D0D 0D0F0E 0D0E0F
Triadic color palette with (0F0D0D, 0D0F0D and 0D0D0F)

Triadic Palette

Soot Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0D0F0D (Smoky Black) and #0D0D0F (Smoky Black) along with #0F0D0D create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

0F0D0D 0D0F0D 0D0D0F
Tetradic color palette with (0F0D0D, 0D0F0D, 0D0F0F and 0F0D0F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Soot Black has four colors - #0D0F0D (Smoky Black), #0D0F0F (Smoky Black) and #0F0D0F (Smoky Black) in addition to the base color (#0F0D0D). 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.

0F0D0D 0D0F0D 0D0F0F 0F0D0F
Square color palette with (0F0D0D, 0E0F0D, 0D0F0F and 0E0D0F)

Square Palette

Soot Black square color palette has #0E0F0D (Smoky Black), #0D0F0F (Smoky Black) and #0E0D0F (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.

0F0D0D 0E0F0D 0D0F0F 0E0D0F
Rainbow color

Soot Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Soot 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.

0F0D0D 0F0F0D 0E0F0D 0D0F0E 0D0E0F 0E0D0F 0F0D0F

Tints, Tones & Shades of Soot Black Color


  • Transparent 3F3D3D3F3D3D
  • Transparent 575656575656
  • Transparent 6F6E6E6F6E6E
  • Transparent 878686878686
  • Transparent 9F9E9E9F9E9E
  • Transparent B7B6B6B7B6B6
  • Transparent CFCFCFCFCFCF
  • Transparent E7E7E7E7E7E7


  • Transparent 262424262424
  • Transparent 313030313030
  • Transparent 3C3B3B3C3B3B
  • Transparent 484747484747
  • Transparent 535252535252
  • Transparent 5E5E5E5E5E5E
  • Transparent 696969696969
  • Transparent 757575757575


  • Transparent 0C0A0A0C0A0A
  • Transparent 0B09090B0909
  • Transparent 090808090808
  • Transparent 080707080707
  • Transparent 060505060505
  • Transparent 050404050404
  • Transparent 030303030303
  • Transparent 020101020101

Soot Black Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Soot Black Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Soot Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soot Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soot Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soot Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soot Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soot Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Soot Black Plaid Pattern

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