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銀朱 (Ginshu) Color

HEX #BC2D29 / RGB (188, 45, 41)

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What is 銀朱 (Ginshu) Color?

銀朱 (Ginshu) (Hex code: BC2D29) Thumbnail

銀朱 (Ginshu) has the hex code #BC2D29. The equivalent RGB values are (188, 45, 41), which means it is composed of 69% red, 16% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:76 Y:78 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, 銀朱 (Ginshu) has a hue of 2°, 78% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
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.

Ginshu (銀朱) is a traditional color of Japanese culture. It literally means greyed red or silvered red. The names of most Japanese colors come from nature - animals, plants and flowers. Colors in Japan have a special significance as they were once used as descriptors of social hierarchy.

Not being part of the web colors list, ginshu cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. It can, however, be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL color values. Please note that the hexadecimal code (#BC2D29) displayed on this page is the closest to what ginshu (銀朱) looks like in the real world. Also, the CMYK numbers have been calculated from the hexadecimal value through known formulae and are only approximates.

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銀朱 (Ginshu) Color Codes

Hex Code#BC2D29
RGB Values(188, 45, 41)
CMYK Values(0%, 76%, 78%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(2°, 78%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3333
Inverse Color#43D2D6 [Medium Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®7620 C
Closest RAL2002 [Vermilion]
Complementary Color#29B8BC [Maximum Blue Green]
銀朱 (Ginshu) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#575757
Weighted Average (Luma)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8F8F8F

銀朱 (Ginshu) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BC2D29. Complementary color is 29B8BC

Complementary Palette

The complement of 銀朱 (Ginshu) is Maximum Blue Green with the hex code #29B8BC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BC2D29 color is offered by #29B8BC. 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.

BC2D29 29B8BC
Analogous color palette with (BC2D29, BC7729 and BC296F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of 銀朱 (Ginshu) (#BC2D29) are Copper (#BC7729) and Maroon (X11) (#BC296F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of 銀朱 (Ginshu) 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.

BC2D29 BC7729 BC296F
Split Complementary color palette with (BC2D29, 29BC77 and 296FBC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of 銀朱 (Ginshu) (#BC2D29) are #29BC77 (Green (Crayola)) and #296FBC (Celtic Blue). 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.

BC2D29 29BC77 296FBC
Triadic color palette with (BC2D29, 29BC2D and 2D29BC)

Triadic Palette

銀朱 (Ginshu) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #29BC2D (American Green) and #2D29BC (Persian Blue) along with #BC2D29 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

BC2D29 29BC2D 2D29BC
Tetradic color palette with (BC2D29, 29BC2D, 29B8BC and BC29B8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of 銀朱 (Ginshu) has four colors - #29BC2D (American Green), #29B8BC (Maximum Blue Green) and #BC29B8 (Byzantine) in addition to the base color (#BC2D29). 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.

BC2D29 29BC2D 29B8BC BC29B8
Square color palette with (BC2D29, 6FBC29, 29B8BC and 7729BC)

Square Palette

銀朱 (Ginshu) square color palette has #6FBC29 (Green (RYB)), #29B8BC (Maximum Blue Green) and #7729BC (Grape). 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.

BC2D29 6FBC29 29B8BC 7729BC
Rainbow color

銀朱 (Ginshu) Color Rainbow Palette

Our 銀朱 (Ginshu) 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.

BC2E29 BCAC29 4EBC29 29BC82 2978BC 5829BC BC29A2

Tints, Tones & Shades of 銀朱 (Ginshu) Color


  • Transparent C95754C95754
  • Transparent D06C69D06C69
  • Transparent D7817FD7817F
  • Transparent DE9694DE9694
  • Transparent E4ABA9E4ABA9
  • Transparent EBC0BFEBC0BF
  • Transparent F2D5D4F2D5D4
  • Transparent F8EAEAF8EAEA


  • Transparent B03E3AB03E3A
  • Transparent AA4643AA4643
  • Transparent A44E4CA44E4C
  • Transparent 9E57559E5755
  • Transparent 985F5D985F5D
  • Transparent 926766926766
  • Transparent 8C6F6F8C6F6F
  • Transparent 867877867877


  • Transparent 962421962421
  • Transparent 84201D84201D
  • Transparent 711B19711B19
  • Transparent 5E17155E1715
  • Transparent 4B12104B1210
  • Transparent 380E0C380E0C
  • Transparent 260908260908
  • Transparent 130504130504

銀朱 (Ginshu) Color Patterns

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    銀朱 (Ginshu) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    銀朱 (Ginshu) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    銀朱 (Ginshu) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    銀朱 (Ginshu) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    銀朱 (Ginshu) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    銀朱 (Ginshu) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    銀朱 (Ginshu) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    銀朱 (Ginshu) Plaid Pattern

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