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Simple Red Color

HEX #D21D26 / RGB (210, 29, 38)

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What is Simple Red Color?

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Simple Red has the hex code #D21D26. The equivalent RGB values are (210, 29, 38), which means it is composed of 76% red, 10% green and 14% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:86 Y:82 K:18. In the HSV/HSB scale, Simple Red has a hue of 357°, 86% saturation and a brightness value of 82%.
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.

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

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Simple Red Color Codes

Hex Code#D21D26
RGB Values(210, 29, 38)
CMYK Values(0%, 86%, 82%, 18%)
HSV/HSB Values(357°, 86%, 82%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3333
Inverse Color#2DE2D9 [Turquoise]
Closest Pantone®1795 C
Closest RAL3028 [Pure red]
Complementary Color#1DD2C9 [Maximum Blue Green]
Simple Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#545454
Weighted Average (Luma)#444444
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#888888

Simple Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D21D26. Complementary color is 1DD2C9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Simple Red is Maximum Blue Green with the hex code #1DD2C9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D21D26 color is offered by #1DD2C9. 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 (D21D26, D26F1D and D21D81)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Simple Red (#D21D26) are Chocolate (Web) (#D26F1D) and Vivid Cerise (#D21D81). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Simple 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 (D21D26, 1DD26F and 1D81D2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Simple Red (#D21D26) are #1DD26F (UFO Green) and #1D81D2 (Bright Navy 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 (D21D26, 26D21D and 1D26D2)

Triadic Palette

Simple Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #26D21D (Lime Green) and #1D26D2 (Palatinate Blue) along with #D21D26 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 (D21D26, 26D21D, 1DD2C9 and C91DD2)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Simple Red has four colors - #26D21D (Lime Green), #1DD2C9 (Maximum Blue Green) and #C91DD2 (Steel Pink) in addition to the base color (#D21D26). 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 (D21D26, 81D21D, 1DD2C9 and 6F1DD2)

Square Palette

Simple Red square color palette has #81D21D (Dark Lemon Lime), #1DD2C9 (Maximum Blue Green) and #6F1DD2 (French 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

Simple Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Simple 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 Simple Red Color


  • Transparent DB4A51DB4A51
  • Transparent E06167E06167
  • Transparent E4777DE4777D
  • Transparent E98E93E98E93
  • Transparent EDA5A8EDA5A8
  • Transparent F2BBBEF2BBBE
  • Transparent F6D2D4F6D2D4
  • Transparent FBE8E9FBE8E9


  • Transparent C23138C23138
  • Transparent B93B41B93B41
  • Transparent B1454AB1454A
  • Transparent A94F53A94F53
  • Transparent A1585CA1585C
  • Transparent 996265996265
  • Transparent 906C6E906C6E
  • Transparent 887677887677


  • Transparent A8171EA8171E
  • Transparent 93141B93141B
  • Transparent 7E11177E1117
  • Transparent 690F13690F13
  • Transparent 540C0F540C0F
  • Transparent 3F090B3F090B
  • Transparent 2A06082A0608
  • Transparent 150304150304

Simple Red Color Patterns

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    Simple Red Gingham Checks

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    Simple Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Simple Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Simple Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Simple Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Simple Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Simple Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Simple Red Plaid Pattern

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