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Darkest Red Color

HEX #6A1C0F / RGB (106, 28, 15)

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What is Darkest Red Color?

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Darkest Red has the hex code #6A1C0F. The equivalent RGB values are (106, 28, 15), which means it is composed of 71% red, 19% green and 10% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:74 Y:86 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, Darkest Red has a hue of 9°, 86% saturation and a brightness value of 42%.
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.

Darkest Red 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 its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Darkest Red CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Darkest Red Color Codes

Hex Code#6A1C0F
RGB Values(106, 28, 15)
CMYK Values(0%, 74%, 86%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(9°, 86%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#663300
Inverse Color#95E3F0 [Non-Photo Blue]
Closest Pantone®732 C
Closest RAL3004 [Purple red]
Complementary Color#0F5D6A [Blue Sapphire]
Darkest Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#323232
Weighted Average (Most Common)#323232
Weighted Average (Luma)#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6F6F6F

Darkest Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6A1C0F. Complementary color is 0F5D6A

Complementary Palette

The complement of Darkest Red is Blue Sapphire with the hex code #0F5D6A. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6A1C0F color is offered by #0F5D6A. 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.

6A1C0F 0F5D6A
Analogous color palette with (6A1C0F, 6A4A0F and 6A0F30)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Darkest Red (#6A1C0F) are Sepia (#6A4A0F) and Brown Chocolate (#6A0F30). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Darkest 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.

6A1C0F 6A4A0F 6A0F30
Split Complementary color palette with (6A1C0F, 0F6A4A and 0F306A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Darkest Red (#6A1C0F) are #0F6A4A (Dark Spring Green) and #0F306A (Dark Midnight 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.

6A1C0F 0F6A4A 0F306A
Triadic color palette with (6A1C0F, 0F6A1C and 1C0F6A)

Triadic Palette

Darkest Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0F6A1C (Deep Green) and #1C0F6A (Persian Indigo) along with #6A1C0F create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

6A1C0F 0F6A1C 1C0F6A
Tetradic color palette with (6A1C0F, 0F6A1C, 0F5D6A and 6A0F5D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Darkest Red has four colors - #0F6A1C (Deep Green), #0F5D6A (Blue Sapphire) and #6A0F5D (Palatinate Purple) in addition to the base color (#6A1C0F). 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.

6A1C0F 0F6A1C 0F5D6A 6A0F5D
Square color palette with (6A1C0F, 306A0F, 0F5D6A and 4A0F6A)

Square Palette

Darkest Red square color palette has #306A0F (Metallic Green), #0F5D6A (Blue Sapphire) and #4A0F6A (Blue-Violet (Color Wheel)). 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.

6A1C0F 306A0F 0F5D6A 4A0F6A
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Darkest Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Darkest 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.

6A1D0F 696A0F 1B6A0F 0F6A51 0F356A 370F6A 6A0F4F

Tints, Tones & Shades of Darkest Red Color


  • Transparent 88493F88493F
  • Transparent 976057976057
  • Transparent A6776FA6776F
  • Transparent B58E87B58E87
  • Transparent C3A49FC3A49F
  • Transparent D2BBB7D2BBB7
  • Transparent E1D2CFE1D2CF
  • Transparent F0E8E7F0E8E7


  • Transparent 6E30266E3026
  • Transparent 713A31713A31
  • Transparent 73443C73443C
  • Transparent 754E48754E48
  • Transparent 775853775853
  • Transparent 79625E79625E
  • Transparent 7C6C697C6C69
  • Transparent 7E76757E7675


  • Transparent 55160C55160C
  • Transparent 4A140B4A140B
  • Transparent 401109401109
  • Transparent 350E08350E08
  • Transparent 2A0B062A0B06
  • Transparent 200805200805
  • Transparent 150603150603
  • Transparent 0B03020B0302

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