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Bishop Red Color

HEX #C473A9 / RGB (196, 115, 169)

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What is Bishop Red Color?

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Bishop Red has the hex code #C473A9. The equivalent RGB values are (196, 115, 169), which means it is composed of 41% red, 24% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:41 Y:14 K:23. In the HSV/HSB scale, Bishop Red has a hue of 320°, 41% saturation and a brightness value of 77%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 340 60 40, Bishop Red hex code is #C473A9 with equivalent RGB (196, 115, 169). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Bishop Red's CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Bishop Red Color Codes

Hex Code#C473A9
RGB Values(196, 115, 169)
CMYK Values(0%, 41%, 14%, 23%)
HSV/HSB Values(320°, 41%, 77%)
Closest Web Safe#CC6699
Inverse Color#3B8C56 [Sea Green]
Closest Pantone®7431 C
Closest RAL4003 [Heather violet]
Complementary Color#73C48E [Iguana Green]
Bishop Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A0A0A0
Weighted Average (Most Common)#919191
Weighted Average (Luma)#888888
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BBBBBB

Bishop Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C473A9. Complementary color is 73C48E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Bishop Red is Iguana Green with the hex code #73C48E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C473A9 color is offered by #73C48E. 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 (C473A9, C47381 and B773C4)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Bishop Red (#C473A9) are Old Rose (#C47381) and African Violet (#B773C4). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Bishop 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 (C473A9, 81C473 and 73C4B7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Bishop Red (#C473A9) are #81C473 (Dollar Bill) and #73C4B7 (Moonstone 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 (C473A9, A9C473 and 73A9C4)

Triadic Palette

Bishop Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A9C473 (Olivine) and #73A9C4 (Moonstone Blue) along with #C473A9 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 (C473A9, A9C473, 73C48E and 8E73C4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Bishop Red has four colors - #A9C473 (Olivine), #73C48E (Iguana Green) and #8E73C4 (Middle Blue Purple) in addition to the base color (#C473A9). 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 (C473A9, C4B773, 73C48E and 7381C4)

Square Palette

Bishop Red square color palette has #C4B773 (Misty Moss), #73C48E (Iguana Green) and #7381C4 (Violet-Blue (Crayola)). 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

Bishop Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Bishop 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 Bishop Red Color


  • Transparent D08FBAD08FBA
  • Transparent D69DC3D69DC3
  • Transparent DCABCBDCABCB
  • Transparent E2B9D4E2B9D4
  • Transparent E7C7DDE7C7DD
  • Transparent EDD5E5EDD5E5
  • Transparent F3E3EEF3E3EE
  • Transparent F9F1F6F9F1F6


  • Transparent B676A1B676A1
  • Transparent B0779DB0779D
  • Transparent A97899A97899
  • Transparent A27A95A27A95
  • Transparent 9B7B909B7B90
  • Transparent 947C8C947C8C
  • Transparent 8E7D888E7D88
  • Transparent 877F84877F84


  • Transparent 9D5C879D5C87
  • Transparent 895176895176
  • Transparent 764565764565
  • Transparent 623A55623A55
  • Transparent 4E2E444E2E44
  • Transparent 3B23333B2333
  • Transparent 271722271722
  • Transparent 140C11140C11

Bishop Red Color Patterns

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    Bishop Red Polka Dots Pattern

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    Bishop Red Honeycomb Pattern

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    Bishop Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bishop Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bishop Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bishop Red Plaid Pattern

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