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Maximum Red Color

HEX #D92121 / RGB (217, 33, 33)


What is Maximum Red Color?

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Maximum Red has the hex code #D92121. The equivalent RGB values are (217, 33, 33), which means it is composed of 77% red, 12% green and 12% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:85 Y:85 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, Maximum Red has a hue of 0°, 85% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
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.

Crayola's Maximum Red color hex code is #D92121 with RGB equivalent (217, 33, 33). To use the color in digital works, either in graphics or a web page (via HTML and CSS), employ the hexadecimal code, RGB and/or HSL values. Since Maximum Red is a crayon color, the hexadecimal code associated with it is only an approximation. Additionally, the Maximum Red color's PantoneĀ® and CMYK values mentioned in the table below have been calculated from this imprecise hex value using known formulae and are, thus, approximates themselves.

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Maximum Red Color Codes

Hex Code#D92121
RGB Values(217, 33, 33)
CMYK Values(0%, 85%, 85%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 85%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3333
Inverse Color#26DEDE [Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®485 C
Closest RAL3028 [Pure red]
Complementary Color#21D9D9 [Bright Turquoise]
Maximum Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5E5E5E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#585858
Weighted Average (Luma)#484848
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8C8C8C

Maximum Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D92121. Complementary color is 21D9D9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Maximum Red is Bright Turquoise with the hex code #21D9D9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D92121 color is offered by #21D9D9. 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 (D92121, D97D21 and D9217D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Maximum Red (#D92121) are Ochre (#D97D21) and Vivid Cerise (#D9217D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Maximum 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 (D92121, 21D97D and 217DD9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Maximum Red (#D92121) are #21D97D (UFO Green) and #217DD9 (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 (D92121, 21D921 and 2121D9)

Triadic Palette

Maximum Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #21D921 (Lime Green) and #2121D9 (Bluebonnet) along with #D92121 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 (D92121, 21D921, 21D9D9 and D921D9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Maximum Red has four colors - #21D921 (Lime Green), #21D9D9 (Bright Turquoise) and #D921D9 (Steel Pink) in addition to the base color (#D92121). 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 (D92121, 7DD921, 21D9D9 and 7D21D9)

Square Palette

Maximum Red square color palette has #7DD921 (Dark Lemon Lime), #21D9D9 (Bright Turquoise) and #7D21D9 (Blue-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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Rainbow color

Maximum Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Maximum 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 Maximum Red Color


  • Transparent E14D4DE14D4D
  • Transparent E46464E46464
  • Transparent E87A7AE87A7A
  • Transparent EC9090EC9090
  • Transparent F0A6A6F0A6A6
  • Transparent F4BCBCF4BCBC
  • Transparent F7D3D3F7D3D3
  • Transparent FBE9E9FBE9E9


  • Transparent C73434C73434
  • Transparent BE3E3EBE3E3E
  • Transparent B54747B54747
  • Transparent AD5151AD5151
  • Transparent A45A5AA45A5A
  • Transparent 9B64649B6464
  • Transparent 926D6D926D6D
  • Transparent 897777897777


  • Transparent AE1A1AAE1A1A
  • Transparent 981717981717
  • Transparent 821414821414
  • Transparent 6D11116D1111
  • Transparent 570D0D570D0D
  • Transparent 410A0A410A0A
  • Transparent 2B07072B0707
  • Transparent 160303160303

Maximum Red Color Patterns

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    Maximum Red Gingham Checks

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    Maximum Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maximum Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maximum Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maximum Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maximum Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Maximum Red Plaid Pattern

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