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Flat Red Color

HEX #CC3E3E / RGB (204, 62, 62)

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What is Flat Red Color?

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Flat Red has the hex code #CC3E3E. The equivalent RGB values are (204, 62, 62), which means it is composed of 62% red, 19% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:70 Y:70 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, Flat Red has a hue of 0°, 70% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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.

Flat Red color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Flat Red 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.

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Flat Red Color Codes

Hex Code#CC3E3E
RGB Values(204, 62, 62)
CMYK Values(0%, 70%, 70%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 70%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3333
Inverse Color#33C1C1 [Maximum Blue Green]
Closest Pantone®1797 C
Closest RAL3018 [Strawberry red]
Complementary Color#3ECCCC [Medium Turquoise]
Flat Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6D6D6D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#696969
Weighted Average (Luma)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9D9D9D

Flat Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CC3E3E. Complementary color is 3ECCCC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Flat Red is Medium Turquoise with the hex code #3ECCCC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CC3E3E color is offered by #3ECCCC. 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 (CC3E3E, CC853E and CC3E85)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Flat Red (#CC3E3E) are Peru (#CC853E) and Smitten (#CC3E85). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Flat 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.

CC3E3E CC853E CC3E85
Split Complementary color palette with (CC3E3E, 3ECC85 and 3E85CC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Flat Red (#CC3E3E) are #3ECC85 (Ocean Green) and #3E85CC (Cyan-Blue Azure). 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.

CC3E3E 3ECC85 3E85CC
Triadic color palette with (CC3E3E, 3ECC3E and 3E3ECC)

Triadic Palette

Flat Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3ECC3E (Lime Green) and #3E3ECC (Ocean Blue) along with #CC3E3E 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 (CC3E3E, 3ECC3E, 3ECCCC and CC3ECC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Flat Red has four colors - #3ECC3E (Lime Green), #3ECCCC (Medium Turquoise) and #CC3ECC (Steel Pink) in addition to the base color (#CC3E3E). 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 (CC3E3E, 85CC3E, 3ECCCC and 853ECC)

Square Palette

Flat Red square color palette has #85CC3E (Yellow-Green), #3ECCCC (Medium Turquoise) and #853ECC (Dark Orchid). 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

Flat Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Flat 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Flat Red Color


  • Transparent D66565D66565
  • Transparent DB7878DB7878
  • Transparent E08B8BE08B8B
  • Transparent E69F9FE69F9F
  • Transparent EBB2B2EBB2B2
  • Transparent F0C5C5F0C5C5
  • Transparent F5D8D8F5D8D8
  • Transparent FAECECFAECEC


  • Transparent BD4B4BBD4B4B
  • Transparent B55252B55252
  • Transparent AE5858AE5858
  • Transparent A65F5FA65F5F
  • Transparent 9E66669E6666
  • Transparent 976C6C976C6C
  • Transparent 8F73738F7373
  • Transparent 887979887979


  • Transparent A33232A33232
  • Transparent 8F2B2B8F2B2B
  • Transparent 7A25257A2525
  • Transparent 661F1F661F1F
  • Transparent 521919521919
  • Transparent 3D13133D1313
  • Transparent 290C0C290C0C
  • Transparent 140606140606

Flat Red Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Flat Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Flat Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flat Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flat Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flat Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flat Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flat Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Flat Red Plaid Pattern

Flat Red Color Interior Ideas

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