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Etruscan Red Color

HEX #A2574B / RGB (162, 87, 75)

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What is Etruscan Red Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 18-1434 TCX, Etruscan Red color hex code is #A2574B with RGB equivalent (162, 87, 75). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Etruscan Red can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Etruscan Red Color Codes

Hex Code#A2574B
RGB Values(162, 87, 75)
CMYK Values(0%, 46%, 54%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(8°, 54%, 64%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#5DA8B4 [Crystal Blue]
Pantone®18-1434 TCX
Closest RAL8023 [Orange brown]
Complementary Color#4B96A2 [Cadet Blue]
Etruscan Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Luma)#666666
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A4A4A4

Etruscan Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A2574B. Complementary color is 4B96A2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Etruscan Red is Cadet Blue with the hex code #4B96A2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A2574B color is offered by #4B96A2. 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.

A2574B 4B96A2
Analogous color palette with (A2574B, A2834B and A24B6B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Etruscan Red (#A2574B) are Dirt (#A2834B) and China Rose (#A24B6B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Etruscan 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.

A2574B A2834B A24B6B
Split Complementary color palette with (A2574B, 4BA283 and 4B6BA2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Etruscan Red (#A2574B) are #4BA283 (Zomp) and #4B6BA2 (Blue Yonder). 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.

A2574B 4BA283 4B6BA2
Triadic color palette with (A2574B, 4BA257 and 574BA2)

Triadic Palette

Etruscan Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4BA257 (Middle Green) and #574BA2 (Liberty) along with #A2574B 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 (A2574B, 4BA257, 4B96A2 and A24B96)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Etruscan Red has four colors - #4BA257 (Middle Green), #4B96A2 (Cadet Blue) and #A24B96 (Purpureus) in addition to the base color (#A2574B). 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.

A2574B 4BA257 4B96A2 A24B96
Square color palette with (A2574B, 6BA24B, 4B96A2 and 834BA2)

Square Palette

Etruscan Red square color palette has #6BA24B (Palm Leaf), #4B96A2 (Cadet Blue) and #834BA2 (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.

A2574B 6BA24B 4B96A2 834BA2
Rainbow color

Etruscan Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Etruscan 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.

A2574B A2A14B 58A24B 4BA288 4B71A2 6F4BA2 A24B8A

Tints, Tones & Shades of Etruscan Red Color


  • Transparent B5796FB5796F
  • Transparent BE8981BE8981
  • Transparent C79A93C79A93
  • Transparent D1ABA5D1ABA5
  • Transparent DABCB7DABCB7
  • Transparent E3CDC9E3CDC9
  • Transparent ECDDDBECDDDB
  • Transparent F6EEEDF6EEED


  • Transparent 9B5F569B5F56
  • Transparent 98635B98635B
  • Transparent 946760946760
  • Transparent 916C66916C66
  • Transparent 8E706B8E706B
  • Transparent 8A74708A7470
  • Transparent 877875877875
  • Transparent 837C7B837C7B


  • Transparent 82463C82463C
  • Transparent 713D35713D35
  • Transparent 61342D61342D
  • Transparent 512C26512C26
  • Transparent 41231E41231E
  • Transparent 311A17311A17
  • Transparent 20110F20110F
  • Transparent 100908100908

Etruscan Red Color Patterns

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    Etruscan Red Gingham Checks

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    Etruscan Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Etruscan Red Polka Dots Pattern

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    Etruscan Red Honeycomb Pattern

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    Etruscan Red Leaves Pattern

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    Etruscan Red Houndstooth Pattern

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    Etruscan Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Etruscan Red Plaid Pattern

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