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Tribal Black Color

HEX #251E21 / RGB (37, 30, 33)

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What is Tribal Black Color?

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Tribal Black has the hex code #251E21. The equivalent RGB values are (37, 30, 33), which means it is composed of 37% red, 30% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:19 Y:11 K:86. In the HSV/HSB scale, Tribal Black has a hue of 334°, 19% 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.

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

Hex Code#251E21
RGB Values(37, 30, 33)
CMYK Values(0%, 19%, 11%, 86%)
HSV/HSB Values(334°, 19%, 15%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#DAE1DE [Gainsboro]
Closest Pantone®Neutral Black C
Closest RAL5004 [Black blue]
Complementary Color#1E2522 [Dark Jungle Green]
Tribal Black Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#212121
Weighted Average (Most Common)#202020
Weighted Average (Luma)#202020
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#5F5F5F

Tribal Black Color Palettes

Tribal Black is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 251E21. Complementary color is 1E2522

Complementary Palette

The complement of Tribal Black is Dark Jungle Green with the hex code #1E2522. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #251E21 color is offered by #1E2522. 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 (251E21, 251F1E and 251E25)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Tribal Black (#251E21) are Raisin Black (#251F1E) and Raisin Black (#251E25). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Tribal 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 (251E21, 1E251F and 1E2525)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Tribal Black (#251E21) are #1E251F (Dark Jungle Green) and #1E2525 (Dark Gunmetal). 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 (251E21, 21251E and 1E2125)

Triadic Palette

Tribal Black triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #21251E (Dark Jungle Green) and #1E2125 (Raisin Black) along with #251E21 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 (251E21, 21251E, 1E2522 and 221E25)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Tribal Black has four colors - #21251E (Dark Jungle Green), #1E2522 (Dark Jungle Green) and #221E25 (Raisin Black) in addition to the base color (#251E21). 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.

251E21 21251E 1E2522 221E25
Square color palette with (251E21, 25251E, 1E2522 and 1F1E25)

Square Palette

Tribal Black square color palette has #25251E (Raisin Black), #1E2522 (Dark Jungle Green) and #1F1E25 (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

Tribal Black Color Rainbow Palette

Our Tribal 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 Tribal Black Color


  • Transparent 514B4D514B4D
  • Transparent 666264666264
  • Transparent 7C787A7C787A
  • Transparent 928F90928F90
  • Transparent A8A5A6A8A5A6
  • Transparent BEBCBCBEBCBC
  • Transparent D3D2D3D3D2D3
  • Transparent E9E9E9E9E9E9


  • Transparent 373234373234
  • Transparent 403B3E403B3E
  • Transparent 494547494547
  • Transparent 534F51534F51
  • Transparent 5C595A5C595A
  • Transparent 656364656364
  • Transparent 6E6C6D6E6C6D
  • Transparent 777677777677


  • Transparent 1E181A1E181A
  • Transparent 1A15171A1517
  • Transparent 161214161214
  • Transparent 130F11130F11
  • Transparent 0F0C0D0F0C0D
  • Transparent 0B090A0B090A
  • Transparent 070607070607
  • Transparent 040303040303

Tribal Black Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Tribal Black Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Tribal Black Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tribal Black Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tribal Black Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tribal Black Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tribal Black Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tribal Black Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tribal Black Plaid Pattern

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