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Bright Maroon Color

HEX #BC2D24 / RGB (188, 45, 36)

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What is Bright Maroon Color?

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Bright Maroon has the hex code #BC2D24. The equivalent RGB values are (188, 45, 36), which means it is composed of 70% red, 17% green and 13% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:76 Y:81 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, Bright Maroon has a hue of 4°, 81% 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.

Bright Maroon color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, bright maroon can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Bright Maroon Color Codes

Hex Code#BC2D24
RGB Values(188, 45, 36)
CMYK Values(0%, 76%, 81%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(4°, 81%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3333
Inverse Color#43D2DB [Medium Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®7620 C
Closest RAL2002 [Vermilion]
Complementary Color#24B3BC [Maximum Blue Green]
Bright Maroon Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5A5A5A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#575757
Weighted Average (Luma)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8E8E8E

Bright Maroon Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BC2D24. Complementary color is 24B3BC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Bright Maroon is Maximum Blue Green with the hex code #24B3BC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BC2D24 color is offered by #24B3BC. 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.

BC2D24 24B3BC
Analogous color palette with (BC2D24, BC7924 and BC2467)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Bright Maroon (#BC2D24) are University Of California Gold (#BC7924) and Maroon (X11) (#BC2467). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Bright Maroon 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.

BC2D24 BC7924 BC2467
Split Complementary color palette with (BC2D24, 24BC79 and 2467BC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Bright Maroon (#BC2D24) are #24BC79 (Green (Crayola)) and #2467BC (Denim). 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.

BC2D24 24BC79 2467BC
Triadic color palette with (BC2D24, 24BC2D and 2D24BC)

Triadic Palette

Bright Maroon triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #24BC2D (American Green) and #2D24BC (Persian Blue) along with #BC2D24 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

BC2D24 24BC2D 2D24BC
Tetradic color palette with (BC2D24, 24BC2D, 24B3BC and BC24B3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Bright Maroon has four colors - #24BC2D (American Green), #24B3BC (Maximum Blue Green) and #BC24B3 (Byzantine) in addition to the base color (#BC2D24). 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.

BC2D24 24BC2D 24B3BC BC24B3
Square color palette with (BC2D24, 67BC24, 24B3BC and 7924BC)

Square Palette

Bright Maroon square color palette has #67BC24 (Green (RYB)), #24B3BC (Maximum Blue Green) and #7924BC (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.

BC2D24 67BC24 24B3BC 7924BC
Rainbow color

Bright Maroon Color Rainbow Palette

Our Bright Maroon 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.

BC2E24 BCB024 45BC24 24BC85 2471BC 5A24BC BC249C

Tints, Tones & Shades of Bright Maroon Color


  • Transparent C95750C95750
  • Transparent D06C66D06C66
  • Transparent D7817CD7817C
  • Transparent DE9692DE9692
  • Transparent E4ABA7E4ABA7
  • Transparent EBC0BDEBC0BD
  • Transparent F2D5D3F2D5D3
  • Transparent F8EAE9F8EAE9


  • Transparent B03E36B03E36
  • Transparent AA4640AA4640
  • Transparent A44E49A44E49
  • Transparent 9E57529E5752
  • Transparent 985F5B985F5B
  • Transparent 926764926764
  • Transparent 8C6F6E8C6F6E
  • Transparent 867877867877


  • Transparent 96241D96241D
  • Transparent 842019842019
  • Transparent 711B16711B16
  • Transparent 5E17125E1712
  • Transparent 4B120E4B120E
  • Transparent 380E0B380E0B
  • Transparent 260907260907
  • Transparent 130504130504

Bright Maroon Color Patterns

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    Bright Maroon Gingham Checks

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    Bright Maroon Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Maroon Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Maroon Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Maroon Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Maroon Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Maroon Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Maroon Plaid Pattern

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