Glossy Red

HEX #DD0004 / RGB (221, 0, 4)

What is Glossy Red Color?

Glossy Red (Hex code: DD0004) Thumbnail

Glossy Red has the hex code #DD0004. The equivalent RGB values are (221, 0, 4), which means it is composed of 98% red, 0% green and 2% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:100 Y:98 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, Glossy Red has a hue of 359°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
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.

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

Glossy Red Color Codes

Hex Code#DD0004
RGB Values(221, 0, 4)
CMYK Values(0%, 100%, 98%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 100%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#CC0000
Inverse Color#22FFFB [Fluorescent Blue]
Closest Pantone®2347 C
Closest RAL3020 [Traffic red]
Complementary Color#00DDD9 [Bright Turquoise]
Glossy Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#434343
Weighted Average (Luma)#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#737373

Glossy Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of DD0004. Complementary color is 00DDD9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Glossy Red is Bright Turquoise with the hex code #00DDD9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #DD0004 color is offered by #00DDD9. 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 (DD0004, DD6B00 and DD0073)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Glossy Red (#DD0004) are Spanish Orange (#DD6B00) and Red-Purple (#DD0073). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Glossy 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (DD0004, 00DD6B and 0073DD)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Glossy Red (#DD0004) are #00DD6B (Malachite) and #0073DD (True 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 (DD0004, 04DD00 and 0004DD)

Triadic Palette

Glossy Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #04DD00 (Electric Green) and #0004DD (Medium Blue) along with #DD0004 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 (DD0004, 04DD00, 00DDD9 and D900DD)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Glossy Red has four colors - #04DD00 (Electric Green), #00DDD9 (Bright Turquoise) and #D900DD (Deep Magenta) in addition to the base color (#DD0004). 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 (DD0004, 73DD00, 00DDD9 and 6B00DD)

Square Palette

Glossy Red square color palette has #73DD00 (Alien Armpit), #00DDD9 (Bright Turquoise) and #6B00DD (French 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.

Rainbow color

Glossy Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Glossy 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 Glossy Red Color


  • Transparent E43336#E43336
  • Transparent E74D4F#E74D4F
  • Transparent EB6668#EB6668
  • Transparent EE8082#EE8082
  • Transparent F1999B#F1999B
  • Transparent F5B3B4#F5B3B4
  • Transparent F8CCCD#F8CCCD
  • Transparent FCE6E6#FCE6E6


  • Transparent CA1A1D#CA1A1D
  • Transparent C12629#C12629
  • Transparent B83336#B83336
  • Transparent AF4042#AF4042
  • Transparent A54D4E#A54D4E
  • Transparent 9C5A5B#9C5A5B
  • Transparent 936667#936667
  • Transparent 897374#897374


  • Transparent B10003#B10003
  • Transparent 9B0003#9B0003
  • Transparent 850002#850002
  • Transparent 6F0002#6F0002
  • Transparent 580002#580002
  • Transparent 420001#420001
  • Transparent 2C0001#2C0001
  • Transparent 160000#160000

Glossy Red Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Glossy Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Glossy Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Glossy Red Plaid Pattern