Christmas Red

HEX #C30F16 / RGB (195, 15, 22)

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What is Christmas Red Color?

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Christmas Red has the hex code #C30F16. The equivalent RGB values are (195, 15, 22), which means it is composed of 84% red, 6% green and 9% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:92 Y:89 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, Christmas Red has a hue of 358°, 92% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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.

Christmas red is an almost fully-saturated deep red color, typically, associate with the holiday season and Christmas in particular. It goes well with green, gold, silver and even blue.

Christmas red color is NOT part of the web colors list. It can only be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values.

Christmas Red Color Codes

Hex Code#C30F16
RGB Values(195, 15, 22)
CMYK Values(0%, 92%, 89%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(358°, 92%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#CC0000
Inverse Color#3CF0E9 [Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®3546 C
Closest RAL3020 [Traffic red]
Complementary Color#0FC3BC [Tiffany Blue]
Christmas Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#464646
Weighted Average (Luma)#363636
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7A7A7A

Christmas Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C30F16. Complementary color is 0FC3BC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Christmas Red is Tiffany Blue with the hex code #0FC3BC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C30F16 color is offered by #0FC3BC. 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 (C30F16, C3620F and C30F70)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Christmas Red (#C30F16) are Alloy Orange (#C3620F) and Magenta (Dye) (#C30F70). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Christmas 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 (C30F16, 0FC362 and 0F70C3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Christmas Red (#C30F16) are #0FC362 (GO Green) and #0F70C3 (French 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.

Triadic color palette with (C30F16, 16C30F and 0F16C3)

Triadic Palette

Christmas Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #16C30F (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)) and #0F16C3 (Medium Blue) along with #C30F16 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 (C30F16, 16C30F, 0FC3BC and BC0FC3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Christmas Red has four colors - #16C30F (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)), #0FC3BC (Tiffany Blue) and #BC0FC3 (Deep Magenta) in addition to the base color (#C30F16). 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 (C30F16, 70C30F, 0FC3BC and 620FC3)

Square Palette

Christmas Red square color palette has #70C30F (Dark Lemon Lime), #0FC3BC (Tiffany Blue) and #620FC3 (French 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.

Rainbow color

Christmas Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Christmas 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 Christmas Red Color


  • Transparent CF3F45#CF3F45
  • Transparent D5575C#D5575C
  • Transparent DB6F73#DB6F73
  • Transparent E1878B#E1878B
  • Transparent E79FA2#E79FA2
  • Transparent EDB7B9#EDB7B9
  • Transparent F3CFD0#F3CFD0
  • Transparent F9E7E8#F9E7E8


  • Transparent B6262B#B6262B
  • Transparent AF3136#AF3136
  • Transparent A83C40#A83C40
  • Transparent A2484B#A2484B
  • Transparent 9B5356#9B5356
  • Transparent 945E60#945E60
  • Transparent 8D696B#8D696B
  • Transparent 877575#877575


  • Transparent 9C0C12#9C0C12
  • Transparent 890B0F#890B0F
  • Transparent 75090D#75090D
  • Transparent 62080B#62080B
  • Transparent 4E0609#4E0609
  • Transparent 3B0507#3B0507
  • Transparent 270304#270304
  • Transparent 140202#140202

Christmas Red Color Patterns

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    Christmas Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Christmas Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Christmas Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Christmas Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Christmas Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Christmas Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Christmas Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Christmas Red Plaid Pattern

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