Classic Rose

HEX #A60208 / RGB (166, 2, 8)

What is Classic Rose Color?

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Classic Rose has the hex code #A60208. The equivalent RGB values are (166, 2, 8), which means it is composed of 94% red, 1% green and 5% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:99 Y:95 K:35. In the HSV/HSB scale, Classic Rose has a hue of 358°, 99% saturation and a brightness value of 65%.
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.

Classic Rose 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.

Classic Rose Color Codes

Hex Code#A60208
RGB Values(166, 2, 8)
CMYK Values(0%, 99%, 95%, 35%)
HSV/HSB Values(358°, 99%, 65%)
Closest Web Safe#990000
Inverse Color#59FDF7 [Electric Blue]
Closest Pantone®3517 C
Closest RAL3020 [Traffic red]
Complementary Color#02A6A0 [Persian Green]
Classic Rose Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#343434
Weighted Average (Luma)#252525
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#676767

Classic Rose Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A60208. Complementary color is 02A6A0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Classic Rose is Persian Green with the hex code #02A6A0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A60208 color is offered by #02A6A0. 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 (A60208, A64E02 and A6025A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Classic Rose (#A60208) are Windsor Tan (#A64E02) and Jazzberry Jam (#A6025A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Classic Rose 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 (A60208, 02A64E and 025AA6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Classic Rose (#A60208) are #02A64E (Green (Pigment)) and #025AA6 (Medium Persian 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 (A60208, 08A602 and 0208A6)

Triadic Palette

Classic Rose triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #08A602 (Islamic Green) and #0208A6 (Zaffre) along with #A60208 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 (A60208, 08A602, 02A6A0 and A002A6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Classic Rose has four colors - #08A602 (Islamic Green), #02A6A0 (Persian Green) and #A002A6 (Heliotrope Magenta) in addition to the base color (#A60208). 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 (A60208, 5AA602, 02A6A0 and 4E02A6)

Square Palette

Classic Rose square color palette has #5AA602 (Kelly Green), #02A6A0 (Persian Green) and #4E02A6 (Metallic 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

Classic Rose Color Rainbow Palette

Our Classic Rose 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 Classic Rose Color


  • Transparent B83539#B83539
  • Transparent C14E52#C14E52
  • Transparent CA676B#CA676B
  • Transparent D38184#D38184
  • Transparent DB9A9C#DB9A9C
  • Transparent E4B3B5#E4B3B5
  • Transparent EDCCCE#EDCCCE
  • Transparent F6E6E6#F6E6E6


  • Transparent 9E1B20#9E1B20
  • Transparent 9B282C#9B282C
  • Transparent 973438#973438
  • Transparent 934144#934144
  • Transparent 8F4E50#8F4E50
  • Transparent 8B5A5C#8B5A5C
  • Transparent 886768#886768
  • Transparent 847374#847374


  • Transparent 850206#850206
  • Transparent 740106#740106
  • Transparent 640105#640105
  • Transparent 530104#530104
  • Transparent 420103#420103
  • Transparent 320102#320102
  • Transparent 210002#210002
  • Transparent 110001#110001

Classic Rose Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Classic Rose Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Classic Rose Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Rose Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Rose Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Rose Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Rose Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Rose Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Classic Rose Plaid Pattern