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Intense Red Color

HEX #C30913 / RGB (195, 9, 19)

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What is Intense Red Color?

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Intense Red has the hex code #C30913. The equivalent RGB values are (195, 9, 19), which means it is composed of 87% red, 4% green and 9% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:95 Y:90 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, Intense Red has a hue of 357°, 95% 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.

Intense Red is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Intense Red CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Intense Red Color Codes

Hex Code#C30913
RGB Values(195, 9, 19)
CMYK Values(0%, 95%, 90%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(357°, 95%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#CC0000
Inverse Color#3CF6EC [Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®3546 C
Closest RAL3020 [Traffic red]
Complementary Color#09C3B9 [Tiffany Blue]
Intense Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4A4A4A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#424242
Weighted Average (Luma)#313131
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#757575

Intense Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C30913. Complementary color is 09C3B9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Intense Red is Tiffany Blue with the hex code #09C3B9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C30913 color is offered by #09C3B9. 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 (C30913, C35C09 and C30970)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Intense Red (#C30913) are Alloy Orange (#C35C09) and Royal Red (#C30970). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Intense 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 (C30913, 09C35C and 0970C3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Intense Red (#C30913) are #09C35C (Malachite) and #0970C3 (French 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 (C30913, 13C309 and 0913C3)

Triadic Palette

Intense Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #13C309 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)) and #0913C3 (Medium Blue) along with #C30913 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 (C30913, 13C309, 09C3B9 and B909C3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Intense Red has four colors - #13C309 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)), #09C3B9 (Tiffany Blue) and #B909C3 (Heliotrope Magenta) in addition to the base color (#C30913). 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 (C30913, 70C309, 09C3B9 and 5C09C3)

Square Palette

Intense Red square color palette has #70C309 (Dark Lemon Lime), #09C3B9 (Tiffany Blue) and #5C09C3 (Interdimensional Blue). 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

Intense Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Intense 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 Intense Red Color


  • Transparent CF3A42CF3A42
  • Transparent D5535AD5535A
  • Transparent DB6B71DB6B71
  • Transparent E18489E18489
  • Transparent E79DA1E79DA1
  • Transparent EDB5B8EDB5B8
  • Transparent F3CED0F3CED0
  • Transparent F9E6E7F9E6E7


  • Transparent B62129B62129
  • Transparent AF2D34AF2D34
  • Transparent A8393FA8393F
  • Transparent A2454AA2454A
  • Transparent 9B50549B5054
  • Transparent 945C5F945C5F
  • Transparent 8D686A8D686A
  • Transparent 877475877475


  • Transparent 9C070F9C070F
  • Transparent 89060D89060D
  • Transparent 75050B75050B
  • Transparent 62050A62050A
  • Transparent 4E04084E0408
  • Transparent 3B03063B0306
  • Transparent 270204270204
  • Transparent 140102140102

Intense Red Color Patterns

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    Intense Red Gingham Checks

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    Intense Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Intense Red Plaid Pattern

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