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Foundation Red Color

HEX #CF2734 / RGB (207, 39, 52)

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What is Foundation Red Color?

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Foundation Red has the hex code #CF2734. The equivalent RGB values are (207, 39, 52), which means it is composed of 69% red, 13% green and 17% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:81 Y:75 K:19. In the HSV/HSB scale, Foundation Red has a hue of 355°, 81% saturation and a brightness value of 81%.
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.

Foundation 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 Foundation 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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Foundation Red Color Codes

Hex Code#CF2734
RGB Values(207, 39, 52)
CMYK Values(0%, 81%, 75%, 19%)
HSV/HSB Values(355°, 81%, 81%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3333
Inverse Color#30D8CB [Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®1795 C
Closest RAL3028 [Pure red]
Complementary Color#27CFC2 [Maximum Blue Green]
Foundation Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#636363
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Luma)#4C4C4C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8F8F8F

Foundation Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CF2734. Complementary color is 27CFC2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Foundation Red is Maximum Blue Green with the hex code #27CFC2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CF2734 color is offered by #27CFC2. 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 (CF2734, CF6E27 and CF2788)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Foundation Red (#CF2734) are Chocolate (Web) (#CF6E27) and Royal Fuchsia (#CF2788). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Foundation 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 (CF2734, 27CF6E and 2788CF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Foundation Red (#CF2734) are #27CF6E (UFO Green) and #2788CF (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.

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Triadic color palette with (CF2734, 34CF27 and 2734CF)

Triadic Palette

Foundation Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #34CF27 (Lime Green) and #2734CF (Palatinate Blue) along with #CF2734 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 (CF2734, 34CF27, 27CFC2 and C227CF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Foundation Red has four colors - #34CF27 (Lime Green), #27CFC2 (Maximum Blue Green) and #C227CF (Steel Pink) in addition to the base color (#CF2734). 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 (CF2734, 88CF27, 27CFC2 and 6E27CF)

Square Palette

Foundation Red square color palette has #88CF27 (Dark Lemon Lime), #27CFC2 (Maximum Blue Green) and #6E27CF (Blue-Violet). 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

Foundation Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Foundation 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 Foundation Red Color


  • Transparent D9525DD9525D
  • Transparent DD6871DD6871
  • Transparent E27D85E27D85
  • Transparent E7939AE7939A
  • Transparent ECA9AEECA9AE
  • Transparent F1BEC2F1BEC2
  • Transparent F5D4D6F5D4D6
  • Transparent FAE9EBFAE9EB


  • Transparent BF3943BF3943
  • Transparent B7424BB7424B
  • Transparent AF4B52AF4B52
  • Transparent A8545AA8545A
  • Transparent A05C62A05C62
  • Transparent 986569986569
  • Transparent 906E71906E71
  • Transparent 887778887778


  • Transparent A61F2AA61F2A
  • Transparent 911B24911B24
  • Transparent 7C171F7C171F
  • Transparent 68141A68141A
  • Transparent 531015531015
  • Transparent 3E0C103E0C10
  • Transparent 29080A29080A
  • Transparent 150405150405

Foundation Red Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Foundation Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Foundation Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Foundation Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Foundation Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Foundation Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Foundation Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Foundation Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Foundation Red Plaid Pattern

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