Deep Carmine

HEX #A9203E / RGB (169, 32, 62)

What is Deep Carmine Color?

Deep Carmine (Hex code: A9203E) Thumbnail

Deep Carmine has the hex code #A9203E. The equivalent RGB values are (169, 32, 62), which means it is composed of 64% red, 12% green and 24% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:81 Y:63 K:34. In the HSV/HSB scale, Deep Carmine has a hue of 347°, 81% saturation and a brightness value of 66%.
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.

Deep Carmine color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, deep carmine 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.

Deep Carmine Color Codes

Hex Code#A9203E
RGB Values(169, 32, 62)
CMYK Values(0%, 81%, 63%, 34%)
HSV/HSB Values(347°, 81%, 66%)
Closest Web Safe#993333
Inverse Color#56DFC1 [Medium Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®7420 C
Closest RAL3027 [Raspberry red]
Complementary Color#20A98B [Jungle Green]
Deep Carmine Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#585858
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4C4C4C
Weighted Average (Luma)#3F3F3F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#848484

Deep Carmine Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A9203E. Complementary color is 20A98B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Deep Carmine is Jungle Green with the hex code #20A98B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A9203E color is offered by #20A98B. 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 (A9203E, A94720 and A92083)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Deep Carmine (#A9203E) are Metallic Brown (#A94720) and Fandango (#A92083). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Deep Carmine 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 (A9203E, 20A947 and 2083A9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Deep Carmine (#A9203E) are #20A947 (American Green) and #2083A9 (Cyan Cornflower 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 (A9203E, 3EA920 and 203EA9)

Triadic Palette

Deep Carmine triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3EA920 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)) and #203EA9 (Denim Blue) along with #A9203E 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 (A9203E, 3EA920, 20A98B and 8B20A9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Deep Carmine has four colors - #3EA920 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)), #20A98B (Jungle Green) and #8B20A9 (Grape) in addition to the base color (#A9203E). 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 (A9203E, 83A920, 20A98B and 4720A9)

Square Palette

Deep Carmine square color palette has #83A920 (Dark Lemon Lime), #20A98B (Jungle Green) and #4720A9 (Blue (Pigment)). 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

Deep Carmine Color Rainbow Palette

Our Deep Carmine 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 Deep Carmine Color


  • Transparent BA4D65#BA4D65
  • Transparent C36378#C36378
  • Transparent CB798B#CB798B
  • Transparent D4909F#D4909F
  • Transparent DDA6B2#DDA6B2
  • Transparent E5BCC5#E5BCC5
  • Transparent EED2D8#EED2D8
  • Transparent F6E9EC#F6E9EC


  • Transparent A1334B#A1334B
  • Transparent 9D3D52#9D3D52
  • Transparent 994658#994658
  • Transparent 95505F#95505F
  • Transparent 905A66#905A66
  • Transparent 8C636C#8C636C
  • Transparent 886D73#886D73
  • Transparent 847679#847679


  • Transparent 871A32#871A32
  • Transparent 76162B#76162B
  • Transparent 651325#651325
  • Transparent 55101F#55101F
  • Transparent 440D19#440D19
  • Transparent 330A13#330A13
  • Transparent 22060C#22060C
  • Transparent 110306#110306

Deep Carmine Color Patterns

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    Deep Carmine Gingham Checks

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    Deep Carmine Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Deep Carmine Polka Dots Pattern

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    Deep Carmine Honeycomb Pattern

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    Deep Carmine Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Carmine Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Carmine Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Carmine Plaid Pattern