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Algae Red Color

HEX #983D53 / RGB (152, 61, 83)

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What is Algae Red Color?

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Algae Red has the hex code #983D53. The equivalent RGB values are (152, 61, 83), which means it is composed of 51% red, 21% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:60 Y:45 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, Algae Red has a hue of 345°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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.

Algae Red is an RAL Design color with the number 010 40 40. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Algae Red hex code is #983D53 with equivalent RGB (152, 61, 83). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Algae Red Color Codes

Hex Code#983D53
RGB Values(152, 61, 83)
CMYK Values(0%, 60%, 45%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(345°, 60%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#993366
Inverse Color#67C2AC [Green Sheen]
Closest Pantone®7640 C
Closest RAL4002 [Red violet]
Complementary Color#3D9882 [Illuminating Emerald]
Algae Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#636363
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Luma)#525252
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#949494

Algae Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 983D53. Complementary color is 3D9882

Complementary Palette

The complement of Algae Red is Illuminating Emerald with the hex code #3D9882. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #983D53 color is offered by #3D9882. 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 (983D53, 98553D and 983D81)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Algae Red (#983D53) are Coconut (#98553D) and Violet (Crayola) (#983D81). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Algae Red 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 (983D53, 3D9855 and 3D8198)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Algae Red (#983D53) are #3D9855 (Sea Green) and #3D8198 (Jelly Bean 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.

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Triadic color palette with (983D53, 53983D and 3D5398)

Triadic Palette

Algae Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #53983D (May Green) and #3D5398 (Chinese Blue) along with #983D53 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 (983D53, 53983D, 3D9882 and 823D98)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Algae Red has four colors - #53983D (May Green), #3D9882 (Illuminating Emerald) and #823D98 (Cadmium Violet) in addition to the base color (#983D53). 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.

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Square color palette with (983D53, 81983D, 3D9882 and 553D98)

Square Palette

Algae Red square color palette has #81983D (Palm Leaf), #3D9882 (Illuminating Emerald) and #553D98 (Blue-Magenta Violet). 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

Algae Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Algae Red 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 Algae Red Color


  • Transparent AD6475AD6475
  • Transparent B77787B77787
  • Transparent C18B98C18B98
  • Transparent CC9EA9CC9EA9
  • Transparent D6B1BAD6B1BA
  • Transparent E0C5CBE0C5CB
  • Transparent EAD8DDEAD8DD
  • Transparent F5ECEEF5ECEE


  • Transparent 934A5C934A5C
  • Transparent 915161915161
  • Transparent 8E58658E5865
  • Transparent 8C5F6A8C5F6A
  • Transparent 8A656E8A656E
  • Transparent 876C73876C73
  • Transparent 857377857377
  • Transparent 82797C82797C


  • Transparent 7A31427A3142
  • Transparent 6A2B3A6A2B3A
  • Transparent 5B25325B2532
  • Transparent 4C1F2A4C1F2A
  • Transparent 3D18213D1821
  • Transparent 2E12192E1219
  • Transparent 1E0C111E0C11
  • Transparent 0F06080F0608

Algae Red Color Patterns

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    Algae Red Gingham Checks

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    Algae Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Algae Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Algae Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Algae Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Algae Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Algae Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Algae Red Plaid Pattern

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