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#CC1512 Hex Code

Color Name: Venetian Red

What is hex #CC1512 Color?

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The color name of hex code #CC1512 is Venetian Red. The RGB values are (204, 21, 18) which means it is composed of 84% red, 9% green and 7% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:90 Y:91 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #CC1512 has a hue of 1°, 91% 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.

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Hex #CC1512 Color Codes

Color NameVenetian Red
RGB Values(204, 21, 18)
CMYK Values(0%, 90%, 91%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(1°, 91%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CC0000
Inverse Color#33EAED [Fluorescent Blue]
Closest Pantone®3546 C
Closest RAL3020 [Traffic red]
Complementary Color#12C9CC [Robin Egg Blue]
#CC1512 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#515151
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4C4C4C
Weighted Average (Luma)#3C3C3C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#808080

Hex #CC1512 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CC1512. Complementary color is 12C9CC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #CC1512 is #12C9CC which is called Robin Egg Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CC1512 color is offered by #12C9CC. 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 (CC1512, CC7212 and CC126C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #CC1512 are #CC7212 and #CC126C, called Chocolate (Web) and Dogwood Rose, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #CC1512 with a 30° separation. 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 (CC1512, 12CC72 and 126CCC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #CC1512 are #12CC72 (Green (Crayola)) and #126CCC (Bright Navy 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 (CC1512, 12CC15 and 1512CC)

Triadic Palette

#CC1512 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #12CC15 (Vivid Malachite) and #1512CC (Medium Blue) along with #CC1512, our main color, 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 (CC1512, 12CC15, 12C9CC and CC12C9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #CC1512 has #12CC15 (Vivid Malachite), #12C9CC (Robin Egg Blue) and #CC12C9 (Deep Magenta). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (CC1512, 6CCC12, 12C9CC and 7212CC)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #CC1512 contains #6CCC12 (Alien Armpit), #12C9CC (Robin Egg Blue) and #7212CC (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.

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Hex #CC1512 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #CC1512 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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 CC1512 Color


  • Transparent D64441D64441
  • Transparent DB5B59DB5B59
  • Transparent E07371E07371
  • Transparent E68A89E68A89
  • Transparent EBA1A0EBA1A0
  • Transparent F0B9B8F0B9B8
  • Transparent F5D0D0F5D0D0
  • Transparent FAE8E7FAE8E7


  • Transparent BD2A28BD2A28
  • Transparent B53533B53533
  • Transparent AE403EAE403E
  • Transparent A64B49A64B49
  • Transparent 9E55549E5554
  • Transparent 97605F97605F
  • Transparent 8F6B6A8F6B6A
  • Transparent 887575887575


  • Transparent A3110EA3110E
  • Transparent 8F0F0D8F0F0D
  • Transparent 7A0D0B7A0D0B
  • Transparent 660B09660B09
  • Transparent 520807520807
  • Transparent 3D06053D0605
  • Transparent 290404290404
  • Transparent 140202140202

#CC1512 Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.