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Rio Red Color

HEX #8A2232 / RGB (138, 34, 50)

Burgundy Red Rose

What is Rio Red Color?

Rio Red (Hex code: 8A2232) Thumbnail

Rio Red is a Pantone textile Cotton eXtended color with the PMS number 19-1656 TCX. It is not a web color and cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. However, it can be applied to web pages and digital works with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
Rio Red color hex code is #8A2232 with RGB (138, 34, 50). Please note that the equivalent RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code and are only approximates.

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Rio Red Color Codes

Hex Code#8A2232
RGB Values(138, 34, 50)
CMYK Values(0%, 75%, 64%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(351°, 75%, 54%)
Closest Web Safe#993333
Inverse Color#75DDCD [Pearl Aqua]
Pantone®19-1656 TCX
Closest RAL3003 [Ruby red]
Complementary Color#228A7A [Celadon Green]
Rio Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4A4A4A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#434343
Weighted Average (Luma)#393939
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7E7E7E

Rio Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8A2232. Complementary color is 228A7A

Complementary Palette

The complement of Rio Red is Celadon Green with the hex code #228A7A. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8A2232 color is offered by #228A7A. 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 (8A2232, 8A4622 and 8A2266)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Rio Red (#8A2232) are Russet (#8A4622) and Dark Raspberry (#8A2266). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Rio 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 (8A2232, 228A46 and 22668A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Rio Red (#8A2232) are #228A46 (Salem) and #22668A (Lapis Lazuli). 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 (8A2232, 328A22 and 22328A)

Triadic Palette

Rio Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #328A22 (Forest Green (Web)) and #22328A (Cosmic Cobalt) along with #8A2232 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 (8A2232, 328A22, 228A7A and 7A228A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Rio Red has four colors - #328A22 (Forest Green (Web)), #228A7A (Celadon Green) and #7A228A (Maximum Purple) in addition to the base color (#8A2232). 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 (8A2232, 668A22, 228A7A and 46228A)

Square Palette

Rio Red square color palette has #668A22 (Olive Drab (#3)), #228A7A (Celadon Green) and #46228A (Spanish 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

Rio Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Rio 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 Rio Red Color


  • Transparent A14E5BA14E5B
  • Transparent AD6470AD6470
  • Transparent B97A84B97A84
  • Transparent C59199C59199
  • Transparent D0A7ADD0A7AD
  • Transparent DCBDC2DCBDC2
  • Transparent E8D3D6E8D3D6
  • Transparent F3E9EBF3E9EB


  • Transparent 883542883542
  • Transparent 873E49873E49
  • Transparent 864851864851
  • Transparent 855159855159
  • Transparent 845A61845A61
  • Transparent 836469836469
  • Transparent 826D70826D70
  • Transparent 817778817778


  • Transparent 6E1B286E1B28
  • Transparent 611823611823
  • Transparent 53141E53141E
  • Transparent 451119451119
  • Transparent 370E14370E14
  • Transparent 290A0F290A0F
  • Transparent 1C070A1C070A
  • Transparent 0E03050E0305

Rio Red Color Patterns

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    Rio Red Gingham Checks

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    Rio Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Rio Red Polka Dots Pattern

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    Rio Red Honeycomb Pattern

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    Rio Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rio Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rio Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Rio Red Plaid Pattern

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