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Red Onion Color

HEX #894452 / RGB (137, 68, 82)

Egyptian red onion

What is Red Onion Color?

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Red Onion has the hex code #894452. The equivalent RGB values are (137, 68, 82), which means it is composed of 48% red, 24% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:50 Y:40 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, Red Onion has a hue of 348°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 54%.
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.

Red Onion 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Red Onion Color Codes

Hex Code#894452
RGB Values(137, 68, 82)
CMYK Values(0%, 50%, 40%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(348°, 50%, 54%)
Closest Web Safe#993366
Inverse Color#76BBAD [Green Sheen]
Closest Pantone®4985 C
Closest RAL4002 [Red violet]
Complementary Color#44897B [Deep Aquamarine]
Red Onion Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#606060
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5A5A5A
Weighted Average (Luma)#545454
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#969696

Red Onion Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 894452. Complementary color is 44897B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Red Onion is Deep Aquamarine with the hex code #44897B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #894452 color is offered by #44897B. 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 (894452, 895944 and 894475)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Red Onion (#894452) are Milk Chocolate (#895944) and Twilight Lavender (#894475). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Red Onion 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 (894452, 448959 and 447589)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Red Onion (#894452) are #448959 (Middle Green) and #447589 (Jelly Bean 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 (894452, 528944 and 445289)

Triadic Palette

Red Onion triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #528944 (May Green) and #445289 (Purple Navy) along with #894452 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 (894452, 528944, 44897B and 7B4489)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Red Onion has four colors - #528944 (May Green), #44897B (Deep Aquamarine) and #7B4489 (Cadmium Violet) in addition to the base color (#894452). 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 (894452, 758944, 44897B and 594489)

Square Palette

Red Onion square color palette has #758944 (Palm Leaf), #44897B (Deep Aquamarine) and #594489 (Cyber Grape). 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

Red Onion Color Rainbow Palette

Our Red Onion 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 Red Onion Color


  • Transparent A16975A16975
  • Transparent AC7C86AC7C86
  • Transparent B88F97B88F97
  • Transparent C4A2A9C4A2A9
  • Transparent D0B4BAD0B4BA
  • Transparent DCC7CBDCC7CB
  • Transparent E7DADCE7DADC
  • Transparent F3ECEEF3ECEE


  • Transparent 87505B87505B
  • Transparent 865660865660
  • Transparent 855C64855C64
  • Transparent 856269856269
  • Transparent 84686E84686E
  • Transparent 836E72836E72
  • Transparent 827477827477
  • Transparent 817A7B817A7B


  • Transparent 6E36426E3642
  • Transparent 603039603039
  • Transparent 522931522931
  • Transparent 452229452229
  • Transparent 371B21371B21
  • Transparent 291419291419
  • Transparent 1B0E101B0E10
  • Transparent 0E07080E0708

Red Onion Color Patterns

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    Red Onion Polka Dots Pattern

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    Red Onion Honeycomb Pattern

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    Red Onion Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Red Onion Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Red Onion Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Red Onion Plaid Pattern

Red Onion Color Interior Ideas

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