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Primitive Red Color

HEX #912F0A / RGB (145, 47, 10)

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What is Primitive Red Color?

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Primitive Red has the hex code #912F0A. The equivalent RGB values are (145, 47, 10), which means it is composed of 72% red, 23% green and 5% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:68 Y:93 K:43. In the HSV/HSB scale, Primitive Red has a hue of 16°, 93% saturation and a brightness value of 57%.
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.

Primitive Red color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Primitive Red can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Primitive Red Color Codes

Hex Code#912F0A
RGB Values(145, 47, 10)
CMYK Values(0%, 68%, 93%, 43%)
HSV/HSB Values(16°, 93%, 57%)
Closest Web Safe#993300
Inverse Color#6ED0F5 [Sky Blue (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®7526 C
Closest RAL3013 [Tomato red]
Complementary Color#0A6C91 [Sea Blue]
Primitive Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#434343
Weighted Average (Most Common)#484848
Weighted Average (Luma)#414141
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#868686

Primitive Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 912F0A. Complementary color is 0A6C91

Complementary Palette

The complement of Primitive Red is Sea Blue with the hex code #0A6C91. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #912F0A color is offered by #0A6C91. 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 (912F0A, 91730A and 910A28)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Primitive Red (#912F0A) are Bistre Brown (#91730A) and Ruby Red (#910A28). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Primitive 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 (912F0A, 0A9173 and 0A2991)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Primitive Red (#912F0A) are #0A9173 (Paolo Veronese Green) and #0A2991 (Indigo Dye). 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 (912F0A, 0A912F and 2F0A91)

Triadic Palette

Primitive Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0A912F (North Texas Green) and #2F0A91 (Pixie Powder) along with #912F0A 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 (912F0A, 0A912F, 0A6C91 and 910A6C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Primitive Red has four colors - #0A912F (North Texas Green), #0A6C91 (Sea Blue) and #910A6C (Flirt) in addition to the base color (#912F0A). 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 (912F0A, 29910A, 0A6C91 and 730A91)

Square Palette

Primitive Red square color palette has #29910A (Slimy Green), #0A6C91 (Sea Blue) and #730A91 (Chinese Purple). 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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Primitive Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Primitive 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 Primitive Red Color


  • Transparent A7593BA7593B
  • Transparent B26D54B26D54
  • Transparent BD826CBD826C
  • Transparent C89785C89785
  • Transparent D3AC9DD3AC9D
  • Transparent DEC1B6DEC1B6
  • Transparent E9D5CEE9D5CE
  • Transparent F4EAE7F4EAE7


  • Transparent 8E3F228E3F22
  • Transparent 8C472D8C472D
  • Transparent 8A4F398A4F39
  • Transparent 895845895845
  • Transparent 876051876051
  • Transparent 85685D85685D
  • Transparent 837068837068
  • Transparent 827874827874


  • Transparent 742608742608
  • Transparent 662107662107
  • Transparent 571C06571C06
  • Transparent 491805491805
  • Transparent 3A13043A1304
  • Transparent 2C0E032C0E03
  • Transparent 1D09021D0902
  • Transparent 0F05010F0501

Primitive Red Color Patterns

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    Primitive Red Gingham Checks

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    Primitive Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Primitive Red Polka Dots Pattern

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    Primitive Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Primitive Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Primitive Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Primitive Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Primitive Red Plaid Pattern

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