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#C32914 Hex Code

Color Name: Carnelian

What is hex #C32914 Color?

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The color name of hex code #C32914 is Carnelian. The RGB values are (195, 41, 20) which means it is composed of 76% red, 16% green and 8% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:79 Y:90 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C32914 has a hue of 7°, 90% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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 #C32914 Color Codes

Color NameCarnelian
RGB Values(195, 41, 20)
CMYK Values(0%, 79%, 90%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(7°, 90%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3300
Inverse Color#3CD6EB [Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®2350 C
Closest RAL3020 [Traffic red]
Complementary Color#14AEC3 [Pacific Blue]
#C32914 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#555555
Weighted Average (Most Common)#555555
Weighted Average (Luma)#484848
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8C8C8C

Hex #C32914 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C32914. Complementary color is 14AEC3

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C32914 is #14AEC3 which is called Pacific Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C32914 color is offered by #14AEC3. 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.

C32914 14AEC3
Analogous color palette with (C32914, C38114 and C31457)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C32914 are #C38114 and #C31457, called Dark Goldenrod and Rose Red, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C32914 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.

C32914 C38114 C31457
Split Complementary color palette with (C32914, 14C381 and 1457C3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C32914 are #14C381 (Green (Crayola)) and #1457C3 (Denim). 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.

C32914 14C381 1457C3
Triadic color palette with (C32914, 14C329 and 2914C3)

Triadic Palette

#C32914 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #14C329 (Vivid Malachite) and #2914C3 (Interdimensional Blue) along with #C32914, 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.

C32914 14C329 2914C3
Tetradic color palette with (C32914, 14C329, 14AEC3 and C314AE)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C32914 has #14C329 (Vivid Malachite), #14AEC3 (Pacific Blue) and #C314AE (Byzantine). 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.

C32914 14C329 14AEC3 C314AE
Square color palette with (C32914, 57C314, 14AEC3 and 8114C3)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C32914 contains #57C314 (Kelly Green), #14AEC3 (Pacific Blue) and #8114C3 (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.

C32914 57C314 14AEC3 8114C3
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Hex #C32914 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C32914 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.

C32814 C3BE14 32C314 14C38C 1464C3 5A14C3 C31496

Tints, Tones & Shades of C32914 Color


  • Transparent CF5443CF5443
  • Transparent D5695BD5695B
  • Transparent DB7F72DB7F72
  • Transparent E1948AE1948A
  • Transparent E7A9A1E7A9A1
  • Transparent EDBFB9EDBFB9
  • Transparent F3D4D0F3D4D0
  • Transparent F9EAE8F9EAE8


  • Transparent B63A2AB63A2A
  • Transparent AF4334AF4334
  • Transparent A84C3FA84C3F
  • Transparent A2554AA2554A
  • Transparent 9B5D559B5D55
  • Transparent 946660946660
  • Transparent 8D6F6A8D6F6A
  • Transparent 877775877775


  • Transparent 9C21109C2110
  • Transparent 891D0E891D0E
  • Transparent 75190C75190C
  • Transparent 62150A62150A
  • Transparent 4E10084E1008
  • Transparent 3B0C063B0C06
  • Transparent 270804270804
  • Transparent 140402140402

#C32914 Color Patterns

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    #C32914 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #C32914 Trellis Pattern

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    #C32914 Plaid Pattern

#C32914 Color Interior Ideas

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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.