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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.