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Business Red Color

HEX #991923 / RGB (153, 25, 35)

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What is Business Red Color?

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Business Red has the hex code #991923. The equivalent RGB values are (153, 25, 35), which means it is composed of 72% red, 12% green and 16% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:84 Y:77 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, Business Red has a hue of 355°, 84% 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.

Business 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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Business Red Color Codes

Hex Code#991923
RGB Values(153, 25, 35)
CMYK Values(0%, 84%, 77%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(355°, 84%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#990033
Inverse Color#66E6DC [Sky Blue (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®7427 C
Closest RAL3002 [Carmine red]
Complementary Color#19998F [Jungle Green]
Business Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#474747
Weighted Average (Most Common)#414141
Weighted Average (Luma)#353535
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#797979

Business Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 991923. Complementary color is 19998F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Business Red is Jungle Green with the hex code #19998F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #991923 color is offered by #19998F. 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 (991923, 994F19 and 991963)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Business Red (#991923) are Saddle Brown (#994F19) and Jazzberry Jam (#991963). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Business 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 (991923, 19994F and 196399)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Business Red (#991923) are #19994F (Spanish Green) and #196399 (Lapis Lazuli). 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 (991923, 239919 and 192399)

Triadic Palette

Business Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #239919 (Slimy Green) and #192399 (Indigo Dye) along with #991923 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 (991923, 239919, 19998F and 8F1999)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Business Red has four colors - #239919 (Slimy Green), #19998F (Jungle Green) and #8F1999 (Dark Magenta) in addition to the base color (#991923). 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 (991923, 639919, 19998F and 4F1999)

Square Palette

Business Red square color palette has #639919 (Olive Drab (#3)), #19998F (Jungle Green) and #4F1999 (American 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

Business Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Business 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 Business Red Color


  • Transparent AD474FAD474F
  • Transparent B85E65B85E65
  • Transparent C2757BC2757B
  • Transparent CC8C91CC8C91
  • Transparent D6A3A7D6A3A7
  • Transparent E0BABDE0BABD
  • Transparent EBD1D3EBD1D3
  • Transparent F5E8E9F5E8E9


  • Transparent 942E36942E36
  • Transparent 92383F92383F
  • Transparent 8F42488F4248
  • Transparent 8D4D528D4D52
  • Transparent 8A575B8A575B
  • Transparent 886164886164
  • Transparent 856B6D856B6D
  • Transparent 837677837677


  • Transparent 7A141C7A141C
  • Transparent 6B12196B1219
  • Transparent 5C0F155C0F15
  • Transparent 4D0D124D0D12
  • Transparent 3D0A0E3D0A0E
  • Transparent 2E080B2E080B
  • Transparent 1F05071F0507
  • Transparent 0F03040F0304

Business Red Color Patterns

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    Business Red Gingham Checks

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    Business Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Business Red Polka Dots Pattern

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    Business Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Business Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Business Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Business Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Business Red Plaid Pattern

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