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Dusky Red Color

HEX #B0585A / RGB (176, 88, 90)

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What is Dusky Red Color?

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Dusky Red has the hex code #B0585A. The equivalent RGB values are (176, 88, 90), which means it is composed of 50% red, 25% green and 25% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:50 Y:49 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dusky Red has a hue of 359°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 69%.
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.

Dusky 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 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.

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Dusky Red Color Codes

Hex Code#B0585A
RGB Values(176, 88, 90)
CMYK Values(0%, 50%, 49%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 50%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#4FA7A5 [Cadet Blue]
Closest Pantone®7523 C
Closest RAL3017 [Rose]
Complementary Color#58B0AE [Verdigris]
Dusky Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#767676
Weighted Average (Most Common)#737373
Weighted Average (Luma)#6B6B6B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A7A7A7

Dusky Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B0585A. Complementary color is 58B0AE

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dusky Red is Verdigris with the hex code #58B0AE. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B0585A color is offered by #58B0AE. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (B0585A, B08258 and B05886)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dusky Red (#B0585A) are Bronze (Metallic) (#B08258) and Mystic Maroon (#B05886). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dusky 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (B0585A, 58B082 and 5886B0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dusky Red (#B0585A) are #58B082 (Shiny Shamrock) and #5886B0 (Rackley). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (B0585A, 5AB058 and 585AB0)

Triadic Palette

Dusky Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5AB058 (Apple) and #585AB0 (Liberty) along with #B0585A create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (B0585A, 5AB058, 58B0AE and AE58B0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dusky Red has four colors - #5AB058 (Apple), #58B0AE (Verdigris) and #AE58B0 (Purple Plum) in addition to the base color (#B0585A). 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.

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Square color palette with (B0585A, 86B058, 58B0AE and 8258B0)

Square Palette

Dusky Red square color palette has #86B058 (Bud Green), #58B0AE (Verdigris) and #8258B0 (Royal 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.

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Rainbow color

Dusky Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dusky 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Dusky Red Color


  • Transparent C0797BC0797B
  • Transparent C88A8CC88A8C
  • Transparent D09B9CD09B9C
  • Transparent D8ACADD8ACAD
  • Transparent DFBCBDDFBCBD
  • Transparent E7CDCEE7CDCE
  • Transparent EFDEDEEFDEDE
  • Transparent F7EEEFF7EEEF


  • Transparent A66062A66062
  • Transparent A26465A26465
  • Transparent 9D68699D6869
  • Transparent 986C6D986C6D
  • Transparent 937071937071
  • Transparent 8E74758E7475
  • Transparent 8A78788A7878
  • Transparent 857C7C857C7C


  • Transparent 8D46488D4648
  • Transparent 7B3E3F7B3E3F
  • Transparent 6A35366A3536
  • Transparent 582C2D582C2D
  • Transparent 462324462324
  • Transparent 351A1B351A1B
  • Transparent 231212231212
  • Transparent 120909120909

Dusky Red Color Patterns

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    Dusky Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dusky Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Red Plaid Pattern

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