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Redcurrant Color

HEX #88455E / RGB (136, 69, 94)

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What is Redcurrant Color?

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Redcurrant has the hex code #88455E. The equivalent RGB values are (136, 69, 94), which means it is composed of 45% red, 23% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:49 Y:31 K:47. In the HSV/HSB scale, Redcurrant has a hue of 338°, 49% saturation and a brightness value of 53%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 360 40 30, Redcurrant hex code is #88455E with equivalent RGB (136, 69, 94). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Redcurrant's CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Redcurrant Color Codes

Hex Code#88455E
RGB Values(136, 69, 94)
CMYK Values(0%, 49%, 31%, 47%)
HSV/HSB Values(338°, 49%, 53%)
Closest Web Safe#993366
Inverse Color#77BAA1 [Green Sheen]
Closest Pantone®4985 C
Closest RAL4002 [Red violet]
Complementary Color#45886F [Deep Aquamarine]
Redcurrant Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#646464
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Luma)#555555
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#979797

Redcurrant Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 88455E. Complementary color is 45886F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Redcurrant is Deep Aquamarine with the hex code #45886F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #88455E color is offered by #45886F. 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 (88455E, 884E45 and 884580)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Redcurrant (#88455E) are Milk Chocolate (#884E45) and Plum (#884580). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Redcurrant 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 (88455E, 45884E and 458088)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Redcurrant (#88455E) are #45884E (Middle Green) and #458088 (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 (88455E, 5E8845 and 455E88)

Triadic Palette

Redcurrant triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5E8845 (Maximum Green) and #455E88 (Purple Navy) along with #88455E 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 (88455E, 5E8845, 45886F and 6F4588)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Redcurrant has four colors - #5E8845 (Maximum Green), #45886F (Deep Aquamarine) and #6F4588 (Dark Lavender) in addition to the base color (#88455E). 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 (88455E, 808845, 45886F and 4E4588)

Square Palette

Redcurrant square color palette has #808845 (Old Moss Green), #45886F (Deep Aquamarine) and #4E4588 (Dark Slate 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

Redcurrant Color Rainbow Palette

Our Redcurrant 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 Redcurrant Color


  • Transparent A06A7EA06A7E
  • Transparent AC7D8EAC7D8E
  • Transparent B88F9EB88F9E
  • Transparent C4A2AFC4A2AF
  • Transparent CFB5BFCFB5BF
  • Transparent DBC7CFDBC7CF
  • Transparent E7DADFE7DADF
  • Transparent F3ECEFF3ECEF


  • Transparent 865165865165
  • Transparent 865768865768
  • Transparent 855D6C855D6C
  • Transparent 84636F84636F
  • Transparent 836872836872
  • Transparent 826E76826E76
  • Transparent 827479827479
  • Transparent 817A7D817A7D


  • Transparent 6D374B6D374B
  • Transparent 5F30425F3042
  • Transparent 522938522938
  • Transparent 44232F44232F
  • Transparent 361C26361C26
  • Transparent 29151C29151C
  • Transparent 1B0E131B0E13
  • Transparent 0E07090E0709

Redcurrant Color Patterns

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    Redcurrant Gingham Checks

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  • Transparent

    Redcurrant Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redcurrant Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redcurrant Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redcurrant Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redcurrant Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Redcurrant Plaid Pattern

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