The official brand guidelines specify the exact CMYK values for Henkel Red color as (0, 100, 100, 0). The Pantone number mentioned in the table below is only an approximation and has been derived from the hex color code using known formulae. Henkel Red hex code is #E1000F with equivalent RGB (225, 0, 15). To use the color in digital works, either in graphics or a web page (via HTML and CSS), employ the hexadecimal code, RGB and/or HSL values.
The complement of Henkel Red is Bright Turquoise with the hex code #00E1D2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E1000F color is offered by #00E1D2. 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.
The analogous colors of Henkel Red (#E1000F) are Spanish Orange (#E16200) and Mexican Pink (#E10080). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Henkel 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Henkel Red (#E1000F) are #00E162 (Malachite) and #0080E1 (Blue Cola). 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.
Henkel Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0FE100 (Electric Green) and #000FE1 (Medium Blue) along with #E1000F create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Henkel Red has four colors - #0FE100 (Electric Green), #00E1D2 (Bright Turquoise) and #D200E1 (Deep Magenta) in addition to the base color (#E1000F). 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.
Henkel Red square color palette has #80E100 (Alien Armpit), #00E1D2 (Bright Turquoise) and #6200E1 (Electric Indigo). 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.
Henkel Red Color Rainbow Palette
Our Henkel 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.