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Henna Red Color

HEX #9D3D27 / RGB (157, 61, 39)

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What is Henna Red Color?

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Henna Red has the hex code #9D3D27. The equivalent RGB values are (157, 61, 39), which means it is composed of 61% red, 24% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:61 Y:75 K:38. In the HSV/HSB scale, Henna Red has a hue of 11°, 75% saturation and a brightness value of 62%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 040 40 50, Henna Red hex code is #9D3D27 with equivalent RGB (157, 61, 39). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Henna Red's CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Henna Red Color Codes

Hex Code#9D3D27
RGB Values(157, 61, 39)
CMYK Values(0%, 61%, 75%, 38%)
HSV/HSB Values(11°, 75%, 62%)
Closest Web Safe#993333
Inverse Color#62C2D8 [Sea Serpent]
Closest Pantone®7593 C
Closest RAL3033 [Pearl pink]
Complementary Color#27879D [Teal Blue]
Henna Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#565656
Weighted Average (Most Common)#575757
Weighted Average (Luma)#505050
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#939393

Henna Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9D3D27. Complementary color is 27879D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Henna Red is Teal Blue with the hex code #27879D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9D3D27 color is offered by #27879D. 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 (9D3D27, 9D7827 and 9D274C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Henna Red (#9D3D27) are Metallic Sunburst (#9D7827) and Big Dip O’ruby (#9D274C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Henna 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 (9D3D27, 279D78 and 274C9D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Henna Red (#9D3D27) are #279D78 (Illuminating Emerald) and #274C9D (Cyan Cobalt 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 (9D3D27, 279D3D and 3D279D)

Triadic Palette

Henna Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #279D3D (Wageningen Green) and #3D279D (Blue (Pigment)) along with #9D3D27 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 (9D3D27, 279D3D, 27879D and 9D2787)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Henna Red has four colors - #279D3D (Wageningen Green), #27879D (Teal Blue) and #9D2787 (Violet (Crayola)) in addition to the base color (#9D3D27). 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 (9D3D27, 4C9D27, 27879D and 78279D)

Square Palette

Henna Red square color palette has #4C9D27 (Maximum Green), #27879D (Teal Blue) and #78279D (Grape). 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

Henna Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Henna 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 Henna Red Color


  • Transparent B16452B16452
  • Transparent BA7768BA7768
  • Transparent C48B7DC48B7D
  • Transparent CE9E93CE9E93
  • Transparent D8B1A9D8B1A9
  • Transparent E2C5BEE2C5BE
  • Transparent EBD8D4EBD8D4
  • Transparent F5ECE9F5ECE9


  • Transparent 974A39974A39
  • Transparent 945142945142
  • Transparent 91584B91584B
  • Transparent 8F5F548F5F54
  • Transparent 8C655C8C655C
  • Transparent 896C65896C65
  • Transparent 86736E86736E
  • Transparent 837977837977


  • Transparent 7E311F7E311F
  • Transparent 6E2B1B6E2B1B
  • Transparent 5E25175E2517
  • Transparent 4F1F144F1F14
  • Transparent 3F18103F1810
  • Transparent 2F120C2F120C
  • Transparent 1F0C081F0C08
  • Transparent 100604100604

Henna Red Color Patterns

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    Henna Red Gingham Checks

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    Henna Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Henna Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Henna Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Henna Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Henna Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Henna Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Henna Red Plaid Pattern

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