Color Name: Charleston Green
Hex Color Code: #232B2B
RGB Color Code: RGB(35, 43, 43)
CMYK Values *: 18.6%, 0.0%, 0.0%, 83.1%




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Charleston Green is an extremely dark shade of cyan. Charleston green originated after the American Civil War, approximately 1865, when it was widely used to paint homes in Charleston, South Carolina, during Reconstruction.


What color is Charleston Green?

Charleston Green color belongs to the Black color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Charleston Green is #232B2B, and the RGB color code is RGB(35, 43, 43).

In the RGB color model, Charleston Green has a red value of 35, a green value of 43, and a blue value of 43. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 18.6% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 83.1% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 180° (degrees), 10.3 % saturation, and 15.3 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Charleston Green has a hue of 180° (degrees), 18.6 % saturation and 16.9 % brightness/value.

Charleston Green is cool or warm?

Charleston Green is a cool color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


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

RGBA - RGB(35, 43, 43)

Red 35 (13.7%)
Green 43 (16.9%)
Blue 43 (16.9%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 180°
Saturation 10.26 %.
Lightness 15.29 %.
HWB H: 180°
W: 13.73 %
B: 83.14 %
LRV ~ 2.3 %
Munsell Color System 2BG 1.6/1.1
XYZ X : 1.99
Y : 2.26
Z : 2.62
YXY Y1 : 2.26
X : 0.29
Y2 : 0.33
CMY C : 86.27%
M : 83.14%
Y : 83.14%

CMYK

Cyan 18.60%
Magenta 0.00%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 83.14%

HSV/HSB

Hue 180°
Saturation 18.60 %.
Brightness / Value 16.86 %.
CIE-Lab L : 16.79
A : -3.48
B : -1.17
CIE-Lch L : 16.79
C : 3.67
H : 198.66
CIE-Luv L : 16.79
U : -3.4
V : -0.74
Hunter-Lab L : 15.03
A : -2.64
B : 0.2








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Charleston Green


Here are the colors similar to Charleston Green . 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.


#1A2421
Dark Jungle Green
ΔE - 3.52 (96.5% similar)
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ΔE - 4.27 (95.7% similar)
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Outer Space
ΔE - 4.31 (95.7% similar)




Paint similar to Charleston Green


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Charleston Green . 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.


Benjamin Moore

#303536
Black Knight (2136-10)
ΔE - 3.96 (96.0% similar)
#313435
Black Satin (2131-10)
ΔE - 4.50 (95.5% similar)
#323436
Midnight Dream (2129-10)
ΔE - 5.28 (94.7% similar)
#313132
Black (2132-10)
ΔE - 5.59 (94.4% similar)

Sherwin Williams

#323639
Black of Night (SW 6993)
ΔE - 5.22 (94.8% similar)
#31363A
Inkwell (SW 6992)
ΔE - 5.28 (94.7% similar)
#2F2F30
Tricorn Black (SW 6258)
ΔE - 5.34 (94.7% similar)
#373A3A
Greenblack (SW 6994)
ΔE - 5.88 (94.1% similar)

Behr

#3B3C3B
Limousine Leather (MQ5-05)
ΔE - 7.11 (92.9% similar)
#3D3E3E
Carbon (N520-7)
ΔE - 7.75 (92.3% similar)
#3F3F3E
Black (BLACK)
ΔE - 8.33 (91.7% similar)
#3F4041
Totally Black (HDC-MD-04)
ΔE - 8.46 (91.5% similar)

PPG Paints

#3C3D3D
Starless Sky (PPG0995-7)
ΔE - 7.47 (92.5% similar)
#3D4645
Dark As Night (PPG14-05)
ΔE - 8.67 (91.3% similar)
#414040
Black Magic (PPG1001-7)
ΔE - 9.17 (90.8% similar)
#3B484F
Midnight Hour (PPG1038-7)
ΔE - 10.13 (89.9% similar)







Color Combinations


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Charleston Green 232b2b Monochromatic Color Palette
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.

Charleston Green 232b2b Analogous Color Palette
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.

Charleston Green 232b2b triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Charleston Green 232b2b tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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