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Corporate Red Color

HEX #8A212B / RGB (138, 33, 43)

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What is Corporate Red Color?

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Corporate Red has the hex code #8A212B. The equivalent RGB values are (138, 33, 43), which means it is composed of 64% red, 15% green and 20% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:76 Y:69 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, Corporate Red has a hue of 354°, 76% saturation and a brightness value of 54%.
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.

Corporate Red color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Corporate Red can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Corporate Red Color Codes

Hex Code#8A212B
RGB Values(138, 33, 43)
CMYK Values(0%, 76%, 69%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(354°, 76%, 54%)
Closest Web Safe#993333
Inverse Color#75DED4 [Middle Blue]
Closest Pantone®7623 C
Closest RAL3003 [Ruby red]
Complementary Color#218A80 [Celadon Green]
Corporate Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#474747
Weighted Average (Most Common)#424242
Weighted Average (Luma)#383838
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7D7D7D

Corporate Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8A212B. Complementary color is 218A80

Complementary Palette

The complement of Corporate Red is Celadon Green with the hex code #218A80. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8A212B color is offered by #218A80. 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.

8A212B 218A80
Analogous color palette with (8A212B, 8A4C21 and 8A2160)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Corporate Red (#8A212B) are Russet (#8A4C21) and Dark Raspberry (#8A2160). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Corporate 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.

8A212B 8A4C21 8A2160
Split Complementary color palette with (8A212B, 218A4C and 21608A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Corporate Red (#8A212B) are #218A4C (Sea Green) and #21608A (Blue Sapphire). 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.

8A212B 218A4C 21608A
Triadic color palette with (8A212B, 2B8A21 and 212B8A)

Triadic Palette

Corporate Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2B8A21 (Forest Green (Web)) and #212B8A (Cosmic Cobalt) along with #8A212B create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

8A212B 2B8A21 212B8A
Tetradic color palette with (8A212B, 2B8A21, 218A80 and 80218A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Corporate Red has four colors - #2B8A21 (Forest Green (Web)), #218A80 (Celadon Green) and #80218A (Maximum Purple) in addition to the base color (#8A212B). 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.

8A212B 2B8A21 218A80 80218A
Square color palette with (8A212B, 608A21, 218A80 and 4B218A)

Square Palette

Corporate Red square color palette has #608A21 (Olive Drab (#3)), #218A80 (Celadon Green) and #4B218A (KSU 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.

8A212B 608A21 218A80 4B218A
Rainbow color

Corporate Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Corporate 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.

8A212C 8A7121 4A8A21 218A53 21688A 35218A 8A2186

Tints, Tones & Shades of Corporate Red Color


  • Transparent A14D55A14D55
  • Transparent AD646BAD646B
  • Transparent B97A80B97A80
  • Transparent C59095C59095
  • Transparent D0A6AAD0A6AA
  • Transparent DCBCBFDCBCBF
  • Transparent E8D3D5E8D3D5
  • Transparent F3E9EAF3E9EA


  • Transparent 88343C88343C
  • Transparent 873E45873E45
  • Transparent 86474D86474D
  • Transparent 855156855156
  • Transparent 845A5E845A5E
  • Transparent 836467836467
  • Transparent 826D6F826D6F
  • Transparent 817778817778


  • Transparent 6E1A226E1A22
  • Transparent 61171E61171E
  • Transparent 53141A53141A
  • Transparent 451116451116
  • Transparent 370D11370D11
  • Transparent 290A0D290A0D
  • Transparent 1C07091C0709
  • Transparent 0E03040E0304

Corporate Red Color Patterns

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    Corporate Red Gingham Checks

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    Corporate Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Corporate Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Corporate Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Corporate Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Corporate Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Corporate Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Corporate Red Plaid Pattern

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