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Ruby Red Color

HEX #9B1E2E / RGB (155, 30, 46)

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What is Ruby Red Color?

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Ruby Red has the hex code #9B1E2E. The equivalent RGB values are (155, 30, 46), which means it is composed of 67% red, 13% green and 20% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:81 Y:70 K:39. In the HSV/HSB scale, Ruby Red has a hue of 352°, 81% saturation and a brightness value of 61%.
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.

Ruby 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 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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Ruby Red Color Codes

Hex Code#9B1E2E
RGB Values(155, 30, 46)
CMYK Values(0%, 81%, 70%, 39%)
HSV/HSB Values(352°, 81%, 61%)
Closest Web Safe#993333
Inverse Color#64E1D1 [Sky Blue (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®7427 C
Closest RAL3001 [Signal red]
Complementary Color#1E9B8B [Jungle Green]
Ruby Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#454545
Weighted Average (Luma)#3A3A3A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7E7E7E

Ruby Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9B1E2E. Complementary color is 1E9B8B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Ruby Red is Jungle Green with the hex code #1E9B8B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9B1E2E color is offered by #1E9B8B. 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.

9B1E2E 1E9B8B
Analogous color palette with (9B1E2E, 9B4D1E and 9B1E6D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Ruby Red (#9B1E2E) are Saddle Brown (#9B4D1E) and Amaranth Deep Purple (#9B1E6D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Ruby 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.

9B1E2E 9B4D1E 9B1E6D
Split Complementary color palette with (9B1E2E, 1E9B4D and 1E6D9B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Ruby Red (#9B1E2E) are #1E9B4D (Sea Green) and #1E6D9B (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.

9B1E2E 1E9B4D 1E6D9B
Triadic color palette with (9B1E2E, 2E9B1E and 1E2E9B)

Triadic Palette

Ruby Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2E9B1E (Slimy Green) and #1E2E9B (Egyptian Blue) along with #9B1E2E create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

9B1E2E 2E9B1E 1E2E9B
Tetradic color palette with (9B1E2E, 2E9B1E, 1E9B8B and 8B1E9B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Ruby Red has four colors - #2E9B1E (Slimy Green), #1E9B8B (Jungle Green) and #8B1E9B (Chinese Purple) in addition to the base color (#9B1E2E). 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.

9B1E2E 2E9B1E 1E9B8B 8B1E9B
Square color palette with (9B1E2E, 6D9B1E, 1E9B8B and 4C1E9B)

Square Palette

Ruby Red square color palette has #6D9B1E (Olive Drab (#3)), #1E9B8B (Jungle Green) and #4C1E9B (American 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.

9B1E2E 6D9B1E 1E9B8B 4C1E9B
Rainbow color

Ruby Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Ruby 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.

9B1E2F 9B781E 529B1E 1E9B55 1E769B 311E9B 9B1E9A

Tints, Tones & Shades of Ruby Red Color


  • Transparent AF4B58AF4B58
  • Transparent B9626DB9626D
  • Transparent C37882C37882
  • Transparent CD8F97CD8F97
  • Transparent D7A5ABD7A5AB
  • Transparent E1BCC0E1BCC0
  • Transparent EBD2D5EBD2D5
  • Transparent F5E9EAF5E9EA


  • Transparent 96323E96323E
  • Transparent 933B47933B47
  • Transparent 90454F90454F
  • Transparent 8E4F578E4F57
  • Transparent 8B595F8B595F
  • Transparent 886367886367
  • Transparent 856C70856C70
  • Transparent 837678837678


  • Transparent 7C18257C1825
  • Transparent 6D15206D1520
  • Transparent 5D121C5D121C
  • Transparent 4E0F174E0F17
  • Transparent 3E0C123E0C12
  • Transparent 2F090E2F090E
  • Transparent 1F06091F0609
  • Transparent 100305100305

Ruby Red Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Ruby Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Ruby Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ruby Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ruby Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ruby Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ruby Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ruby Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ruby Red Plaid Pattern

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