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Black Pepper Color


Color Name: Black Pepper
Hex Color Code: #3C3731
RGB Color Code: RGB(60, 55, 49)
CMYK Values *: 0.00%, 8.33%, 18.33%, 76.47%




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The color Black Pepper is a representation of the color of the black pepper (Piper nigrum) or peppercorn.


What color is Black Pepper?

Black Pepper color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Black Pepper is #3C3731, and the RGB color code is RGB(60, 55, 49).

In the RGB color model, Black Pepper has a red value of 60, a green value of 55, and a blue value of 49. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 8.3% magenta, 18.3% yellow, and 76.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 32.7° (degrees), 10.1 % saturation, and 21.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Black Pepper has a hue of 32.7° (degrees), 18.3 % saturation and 23.5 % brightness/value.




Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Black Pepper color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(60, 55, 49)

Red 60 (23.5%)
Green 55 (21.6%)
Blue 49 (19.2%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 32.73°
Saturation 10.09 %.
Lightness 21.37 %.
LRV ~ 3.9 %
Munsell Color System 4Y 2.2/0.9
XYZ X : 3.78
Y : 3.91
Z : 3.46
YXY Y1 : 3.91
X : 0.34
Y2 : 0.35
CMY C : 76.47%
M : 78.43%
Y : 80.78%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 8.33%
Yellow 18.33%
Key 76.47%

HSV/HSB

Hue 32.73°
Saturation 18.33 %.
Brightness / Value 23.53 %.
CIE-Lab L : 23.39
A : 0.96
B : 4.55
CIE-Lch L : 23.39
C : 4.65
H : 78.14
CIE-Luv L : 23.39
U : 2.98
V : 4.57
Hunter-Lab L : 19.79
A : -0.49
B : 3.48






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Color Combinations


Black Pepper - #3C3731 Color Schemes and Palettes


Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Black Pepper. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

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Black Pepper - #3C3731 Color Images and Patterns


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