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#9D2839 Hex Code

Color Name: Japanese Carmine

What is hex #9D2839 Color?

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The color name of hex code #9D2839 is Japanese Carmine. The RGB values are (157, 40, 57) which means it is composed of 62% red, 16% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:75 Y:64 K:38. In the HSV/HSB scale, #9D2839 has a hue of 351°, 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.

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Hex #9D2839 Color Codes

Color NameJapanese Carmine
RGB Values(157, 40, 57)
CMYK Values(0%, 75%, 64%, 38%)
HSV/HSB Values(351°, 75%, 62%)
Closest Web Safe#993333
Inverse Color#62D7C6 [Medium Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®201 C
Closest RAL3027 [Raspberry red]
Complementary Color#289D8C [Jungle Green]
#9D2839 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#555555
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Luma)#424242
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#878787

Hex #9D2839 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9D2839. Complementary color is 289D8C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #9D2839 is #289D8C which is called Jungle Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9D2839 color is offered by #289D8C. 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 (9D2839, 9D5228 and 9D2874)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #9D2839 are #9D5228 and #9D2874, called Chestnut and Amaranth Deep Purple, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #9D2839 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 (9D2839, 289D52 and 28749D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #9D2839 are #289D52 (Sea Green) and #28749D (Lapis Lazuli). 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 (9D2839, 399D28 and 28399D)

Triadic Palette

#9D2839 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #399D28 (Wageningen Green) and #28399D (Blue (Pigment)) along with #9D2839, 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 (9D2839, 399D28, 289D8C and 8C289D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #9D2839 has #399D28 (Wageningen Green), #289D8C (Jungle Green) and #8C289D (Cadmium Violet). 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 (9D2839, 749D28, 289D8C and 52289D)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #9D2839 contains #749D28 (Olive Drab (#3)), #289D8C (Jungle Green) and #52289D (Blue-Magenta 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 #9D2839 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #9D2839 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 9D2839 Color


  • Transparent B15361B15361
  • Transparent BA6974BA6974
  • Transparent C47E88C47E88
  • Transparent CE949CCE949C
  • Transparent D8A9B0D8A9B0
  • Transparent E2BFC4E2BFC4
  • Transparent EBD4D7EBD4D7
  • Transparent F5EAEBF5EAEB


  • Transparent 973A47973A47
  • Transparent 94424E94424E
  • Transparent 914B55914B55
  • Transparent 8F545D8F545D
  • Transparent 8C5D648C5D64
  • Transparent 89666B89666B
  • Transparent 866E72866E72
  • Transparent 837779837779


  • Transparent 7E202E7E202E
  • Transparent 6E1C286E1C28
  • Transparent 5E18225E1822
  • Transparent 4F141D4F141D
  • Transparent 3F10173F1017
  • Transparent 2F0C112F0C11
  • Transparent 1F080B1F080B
  • Transparent 100406100406

#9D2839 Color Patterns

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