Chilli Red

HEX #FF2F00 / RGB (255, 47, 0)

Red chillies

What is Chilli Red Color?

Chilli Red (Hex code: FF2F00) Thumbnail

Chilli Red has the hex code #FF2F00. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 47, 0), which means it is composed of 84% red, 16% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:82 Y:100 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Chilli Red has a hue of 11°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Chilli Red (or chili red) is a bright and vivid orangish red color representative of fresh red chilli peppers. For HTML, CSS and web applications, use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

Chilli Red Color Codes

Hex Code#FF2F00
RGB Values(255, 47, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 82%, 100%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(11°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FF3300
Inverse Color#00D0FF [Vivid Sky Blue]
Closest Pantone®1655 C
Closest RAL2005 [Luminous orange]
Complementary Color#00D0FF [Vivid Sky Blue]
Chilli Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#656565
Weighted Average (Most Common)#686868
Weighted Average (Luma)#585858
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#999999

Chilli Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FF2F00. Complementary color is 00D0FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Chilli Red is Vivid Sky Blue with the hex code #00D0FF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FF2F00 color is offered by #00D0FF. 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.

Analogous color palette with (FF2F00, FFAF00 and FF0050)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Chilli Red (#FF2F00) are Chinese Yellow (#FFAF00) and Folly (#FF0050). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Chilli 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (FF2F00, 00FFAF and 0050FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Chilli Red (#FF2F00) are #00FFAF (Medium Spring Green) and #0050FF (Blue (RYB)). 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.

Triadic color palette with (FF2F00, 00FF2F and 2F00FF)

Triadic Palette

Chilli Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00FF2F (Electric Green) and #2F00FF (Electric Ultramarine) along with #FF2F00 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (FF2F00, 00FF2F, 00D0FF and FF00D0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Chilli Red has four colors - #00FF2F (Electric Green), #00D0FF (Vivid Sky Blue) and #FF00D0 (Shocking Pink) in addition to the base color (#FF2F00). 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.

Square color palette with (FF2F00, 51FF00, 00D0FF and AF00FF)

Square Palette

Chilli Red square color palette has #51FF00 (Chlorophyll Green), #00D0FF (Vivid Sky Blue) and #AF00FF (Electric Purple). 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.

Rainbow color

Chilli Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Chilli 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Chilli Red Color


  • Transparent FF5933#FF5933
  • Transparent FF6D4D#FF6D4D
  • Transparent FF8266#FF8266
  • Transparent FF9780#FF9780
  • Transparent FFAC99#FFAC99
  • Transparent FFC1B3#FFC1B3
  • Transparent FFD5CC#FFD5CC
  • Transparent FFEAE6#FFEAE6


  • Transparent E63F1A#E63F1A
  • Transparent D94726#D94726
  • Transparent CC4F33#CC4F33
  • Transparent C05840#C05840
  • Transparent B3604D#B3604D
  • Transparent A6685A#A6685A
  • Transparent 997066#997066
  • Transparent 8D7873#8D7873


  • Transparent CC2600#CC2600
  • Transparent B32100#B32100
  • Transparent 991C00#991C00
  • Transparent 801800#801800
  • Transparent 661300#661300
  • Transparent 4D0E00#4D0E00
  • Transparent 330900#330900
  • Transparent 1A0500#1A0500

Chilli Red Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Chilli Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Chilli Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chilli Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chilli Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chilli Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chilli Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chilli Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chilli Red Plaid Pattern

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