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Boy Red Color

HEX #96464D / RGB (150, 70, 77)

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What is Boy Red Color?

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Boy Red has the hex code #96464D. The equivalent RGB values are (150, 70, 77), which means it is composed of 51% red, 24% green and 26% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:53 Y:49 K:41. In the HSV/HSB scale, Boy Red has a hue of 355°, 53% saturation and a brightness value of 59%.
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.

Boy Red is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Boy Red Color Codes

Hex Code#96464D
RGB Values(150, 70, 77)
CMYK Values(0%, 53%, 49%, 41%)
HSV/HSB Values(355°, 53%, 59%)
Closest Web Safe#993366
Inverse Color#69B9B2 [Green Sheen]
Closest Pantone®696 C
Closest RAL4002 [Red violet]
Complementary Color#46968F [Zomp]
Boy Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#636363
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Luma)#585858
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#999999

Boy Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 96464D. Complementary color is 46968F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Boy Red is Zomp with the hex code #46968F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #96464D color is offered by #46968F. 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 (96464D, 966746 and 964675)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Boy Red (#96464D) are Coconut (#966746) and Magenta Haze (#964675). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Boy 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 (96464D, 469667 and 467596)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Boy Red (#96464D) are #469667 (Middle Green) and #467596 (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 (96464D, 4D9646 and 464D96)

Triadic Palette

Boy Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4D9646 (May Green) and #464D96 (Chinese Blue) along with #96464D 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 (96464D, 4D9646, 46968F and 8F4696)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Boy Red has four colors - #4D9646 (May Green), #46968F (Zomp) and #8F4696 (Plum) in addition to the base color (#96464D). 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 (96464D, 759646, 46968F and 674696)

Square Palette

Boy Red square color palette has #759646 (Palm Leaf), #46968F (Zomp) and #674696 (Dark Lavender). 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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Boy Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Boy 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 Boy Red Color


  • Transparent AB6B71AB6B71
  • Transparent B67E82B67E82
  • Transparent C09094C09094
  • Transparent CBA3A6CBA3A6
  • Transparent D5B5B8D5B5B8
  • Transparent E0C8CAE0C8CA
  • Transparent EADADBEADADB
  • Transparent F5EDEDF5EDED


  • Transparent 925257925257
  • Transparent 8F575C8F575C
  • Transparent 8D5D618D5D61
  • Transparent 8B63678B6367
  • Transparent 89696C89696C
  • Transparent 876F71876F71
  • Transparent 847476847476
  • Transparent 827A7B827A7B


  • Transparent 78383E78383E
  • Transparent 693136693136
  • Transparent 5A2A2E5A2A2E
  • Transparent 4B23274B2327
  • Transparent 3C1C1F3C1C1F
  • Transparent 2D15172D1517
  • Transparent 1E0E0F1E0E0F
  • Transparent 0F07080F0708

Boy Red Color Patterns

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    Boy Red Leaves Pattern

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    Boy Red Houndstooth Pattern

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    Boy Red Trellis Pattern

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    Boy Red Plaid Pattern

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