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Dark Venetian Red Color

HEX #B33B24 / RGB (179, 59, 36)

What is Dark Venetian Red Color?

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Dark Venetian Red has the hex code #B33B24. The equivalent RGB values are (179, 59, 36), which means it is composed of 65% red, 22% green and 13% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:67 Y:80 K:30. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Venetian Red has a hue of 10°, 80% saturation and a brightness value of 70%.
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.

Crayola's Dark Venetian Red color hex code is #B33B24 with RGB equivalent (179, 59, 36). To use the color in digital works, either in graphics or a web page (via HTML and CSS), employ the hexadecimal code, RGB and/or HSL values. Since Dark Venetian Red is a crayon color, the hexadecimal code associated with it is only an approximation. Additionally, the Dark Venetian Red color's Pantone® and CMYK values mentioned in the table below have been calculated from this imprecise hex value using known formulae and are, thus, approximates themselves.

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Dark Venetian Red Color Codes

Hex Code#B33B24
RGB Values(179, 59, 36)
CMYK Values(0%, 67%, 80%, 30%)
HSV/HSB Values(10°, 80%, 70%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3333
Inverse Color#4CC4DB [Sea Serpent]
Closest Pantone®7599 C
Closest RAL2002 [Vermilion]
Complementary Color#249CB3 [Light Sea Green]
Dark Venetian Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Luma)#535353
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#959595

Dark Venetian Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B33B24. Complementary color is 249CB3

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Venetian Red is Light Sea Green with the hex code #249CB3. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B33B24 color is offered by #249CB3. 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.

B33B24 249CB3
Analogous color palette with (B33B24, B38324 and B32455)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Venetian Red (#B33B24) are University Of California Gold (#B38324) and Amaranth Purple (#B32455). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Venetian 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.

B33B24 B38324 B32455
Split Complementary color palette with (B33B24, 24B383 and 2455B3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Venetian Red (#B33B24) are #24B383 (Jungle Green) and #2455B3 (Cerulean 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.

B33B24 24B383 2455B3
Triadic color palette with (B33B24, 24B33B and 3B24B3)

Triadic Palette

Dark Venetian Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #24B33B (American Green) and #3B24B3 (Blue (Pigment)) along with #B33B24 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

B33B24 24B33B 3B24B3
Tetradic color palette with (B33B24, 24B33B, 249CB3 and B3249C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Venetian Red has four colors - #24B33B (American Green), #249CB3 (Light Sea Green) and #B3249C (Byzantine) in addition to the base color (#B33B24). 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.

B33B24 24B33B 249CB3 B3249C
Square color palette with (B33B24, 55B324, 249CB3 and 8324B3)

Square Palette

Dark Venetian Red square color palette has #55B324 (Kelly Green), #249CB3 (Light Sea Green) and #8324B3 (Grape). 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.

B33B24 55B324 249CB3 8324B3
Rainbow color

Dark Venetian Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Venetian 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.

B33C24 B0B324 35B324 24B38E 245EB3 6524B3 B32487

Tints, Tones & Shades of Dark Venetian Red Color


  • Transparent C26250C26250
  • Transparent CA7666CA7666
  • Transparent D1897CD1897C
  • Transparent D99D92D99D92
  • Transparent E1B1A7E1B1A7
  • Transparent E8C4BDE8C4BD
  • Transparent F0D8D3F0D8D3
  • Transparent F7EBE9F7EBE9


  • Transparent A94936A94936
  • Transparent A45040A45040
  • Transparent 9F57499F5749
  • Transparent 9A5E529A5E52
  • Transparent 94645B94645B
  • Transparent 8F6B648F6B64
  • Transparent 8A726E8A726E
  • Transparent 857977857977


  • Transparent 8F2F1D8F2F1D
  • Transparent 7D29197D2919
  • Transparent 6B23166B2316
  • Transparent 5A1E125A1E12
  • Transparent 48180E48180E
  • Transparent 36120B36120B
  • Transparent 240C07240C07
  • Transparent 120604120604

Dark Venetian Red Color Patterns

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    Dark Venetian Red Gingham Checks

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    Dark Venetian Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Dark Venetian Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Venetian Red Honeycomb Pattern

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    Dark Venetian Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Venetian Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Venetian Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Venetian Red Plaid Pattern

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