Color Name: Charcoal
Hex Color Code: #36454F
RGB Color Code: RGB(54, 69, 79)
CMYK Values *: 31.6%, 12.7%, 0.0%, 69.0%








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Charcoal is a dark gray color that represents the color of burned wood.

What color is Charcoal?

Charcoal color belongs to the Black, Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Charcoal is #36454F, and the RGB color code is RGB(54, 69, 79).

In the RGB color model, Charcoal has a red value of 54, a green value of 69, and a blue value of 79. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 31.6% cyan, 12.7% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 69.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 204° (degrees), 18.8 % saturation, and 26.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Charcoal has a hue of 204° (degrees), 31.6 % saturation and 31.0 % brightness/value.

Charcoal is cool or warm?

Charcoal is a cool color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


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

RGBA - RGB(54, 69, 79)

Red 54 (21.2%)
Green 69 (27.1%)
Blue 79 (31.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 204°
Saturation 18.80 %.
Lightness 26.08 %.
HWB H: 204°
W: 21.18 %
B: 69.02 %
LRV ~ 5.6 %
Munsell Color System 5B 2.7/1.7
XYZ X : 5.06
Y : 5.61
Z : 8.21
YXY Y1 : 5.61
X : 0.27
Y2 : 0.3
CMY C : 78.82%
M : 72.94%
Y : 69.02%

CMYK

Cyan 31.65%
Magenta 12.66%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 69.02%

HSV/HSB

Hue 204°
Saturation 31.65 %.
Brightness / Value 30.98 %.
CIE-Lab L : 28.39
A : -3.25
B : -7.96
CIE-Lch L : 28.39
C : 8.6
H : 247.81
CIE-Luv L : 28.39
U : -7.35
V : -9.21
Hunter-Lab L : 23.67
A : -3.28
B : -3.99








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Charcoal


Here are the colors similar to Charcoal . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


#2A3439
Gunmetal
ΔE - 6.00 (94.0% similar)
#2D383A
Outer Space
ΔE - 6.09 (93.9% similar)
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Teal Green
ΔE - 6.59 (93.4% similar)


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RAL 5008 - Gray Blue
ΔE - 3.59 (96.4% similar)




Paint similar to Charcoal


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Charcoal . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


PPG Paints

#3B484F
Midnight Hour (PPG1038-7)
ΔE - 1.89 (98.1% similar)
#334B58
Sailor's Coat (PPG1153-7)
ΔE - 3.20 (96.8% similar)
#3F4C5A
Cavalry (PPG1041-7)
ΔE - 3.75 (96.3% similar)
#434B4F
Black Forest (PPG1012-7)
ΔE - 4.28 (95.7% similar)

Sherwin Williams

#3E4B54
Sea Serpent (SW 7615)
ΔE - 2.24 (97.8% similar)
#2F3D4C
Naval (SW 6244)
ΔE - 4.06 (95.9% similar)
#3D4450
Charcoal Blue (SW 2739)
ΔE - 4.41 (95.6% similar)
#44484D
Cyberspace (SW 7076)
ΔE - 5.03 (95.0% similar)

Benjamin Moore

#404B54
Blue Note (2129-30)
ΔE - 2.71 (97.3% similar)
#304656
Gentleman's Gray (2062-20)
ΔE - 2.92 (97.1% similar)
#414F57
Brush Blue (CW-675)
ΔE - 3.55 (96.5% similar)
#434B56
Hale Navy (HC-154)
ΔE - 4.26 (95.7% similar)

Behr

#3E474C
Winter Way (PPU25-23)
ΔE - 3.11 (96.9% similar)
#3E4855
Starless Night (PPU14-20)
ΔE - 3.67 (96.3% similar)
#344D58
Nocturne Blue (HDC-CL-28)
ΔE - 4.00 (96.0% similar)
#3A4859
Very Navy (M500-7)
ΔE - 4.29 (95.7% similar)







Color Combinations


View more Charcoal - #36454F color palettes and color scheme combinations


Custom Color Palettes

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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 Charcoal. 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



Charcoal - #36454F Opposite Color


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Charcoal - #36454F Tints and Shades


Charcoal #36454f Shades


Charcoal #36454f Tints






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Charcoal - #36454F Color Images and Patterns


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