Search Colors

Philippine Red Color

HEX #CE1226 / RGB (206, 18, 38)

Flag of the Philippines

What is Philippine Red Color?

Philippine Red (Hex code: CE1226) Thumbnail

Philippine Red has the hex code #CE1226. The equivalent RGB values are (206, 18, 38), which means it is composed of 79% red, 7% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:91 Y:82 K:19. In the HSV/HSB scale, Philippine Red has a hue of 354°, 91% saturation and a brightness value of 81%.
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.

Philippine 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 Philippine Red CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Download Philippine Red Solid Color Background

Philippine Red Color Codes

Hex Code#CE1226
RGB Values(206, 18, 38)
CMYK Values(0%, 91%, 82%, 19%)
HSV/HSB Values(354°, 91%, 81%)
Closest Web Safe#CC0033
Inverse Color#31EDD9 [Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®186 C
Closest RAL3028 [Pure red]
Complementary Color#12CEBA [Tiffany Blue]
Philippine Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#575757
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Luma)#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#808080

Philippine Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CE1226. Complementary color is 12CEBA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Philippine Red is Tiffany Blue with the hex code #12CEBA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CE1226 color is offered by #12CEBA. 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.

CE1226 12CEBA
Analogous color palette with (CE1226, CE5C12 and CE1284)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Philippine Red (#CE1226) are Alloy Orange (#CE5C12) and Medium Violet-Red (#CE1284). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Philippine 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.

CE1226 CE5C12 CE1284
Split Complementary color palette with (CE1226, 12CE5C and 1284CE)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Philippine Red (#CE1226) are #12CE5C (Malachite) and #1284CE (Cyan Cornflower 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.

CE1226 12CE5C 1284CE
Triadic color palette with (CE1226, 26CE12 and 1226CE)

Triadic Palette

Philippine Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #26CE12 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)) and #1226CE (Persian Blue) along with #CE1226 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

CE1226 26CE12 1226CE
Tetradic color palette with (CE1226, 26CE12, 12CEBA and BA12CE)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Philippine Red has four colors - #26CE12 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)), #12CEBA (Tiffany Blue) and #BA12CE (Vivid Mulberry) in addition to the base color (#CE1226). 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.

CE1226 26CE12 12CEBA BA12CE
Square color palette with (CE1226, 84CE12, 12CEBA and 5C12CE)

Square Palette

Philippine Red square color palette has #84CE12 (Dark Lemon Lime), #12CEBA (Tiffany Blue) and #5C12CE (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.

CE1226 84CE12 12CEBA 5C12CE
Rainbow color

Philippine Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Philippine 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.

CE1225 CEA012 5BCE12 12CE6B 1290CE 3512CE CE12C6

Tints, Tones & Shades of Philippine Red Color


  • Transparent D84151D84151
  • Transparent DD5967DD5967
  • Transparent E2717DE2717D
  • Transparent E78993E78993
  • Transparent EBA0A8EBA0A8
  • Transparent F0B8BEF0B8BE
  • Transparent F5D0D4F5D0D4
  • Transparent FAE7E9FAE7E9


  • Transparent BE2838BE2838
  • Transparent B73341B73341
  • Transparent AF3E4AAF3E4A
  • Transparent A74953A74953
  • Transparent 9F545C9F545C
  • Transparent 975F65975F65
  • Transparent 906A6E906A6E
  • Transparent 887577887577


  • Transparent A50E1EA50E1E
  • Transparent 900D1B900D1B
  • Transparent 7C0B177C0B17
  • Transparent 670913670913
  • Transparent 52070F52070F
  • Transparent 3E050B3E050B
  • Transparent 290408290408
  • Transparent 150204150204

Philippine Red Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Philippine Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Philippine Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Philippine Red Plaid Pattern

Philippine Red Color Interior Ideas

Pretty Photo frame on Philippine Red color drawing room interior textured wall

Philippine Red Color Drawing Room Textured Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Philippine Red color Living room wal color

Philippine Red Color Living Room Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Philippine Red color Bedroom interior wall color

Philippine Red Color Bedroom Wall Paint Idea

Pretty Photo frame on Philippine Red color kitchen interior wall color

Philippine Red Color Kitchen Wall Paint Idea

Photo credits: