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Storm Red Color

HEX #A28A88 / RGB (162, 138, 136)

Dull reddish blue windbreaker

What is Storm Red Color?

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Storm Red has the hex code #A28A88. The equivalent RGB values are (162, 138, 136), which means it is composed of 37% red, 32% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:15 Y:16 K:37. In the HSV/HSB scale, Storm Red has a hue of 5°, 16% saturation and a brightness value of 64%.
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 030 60 10, Storm Red hex code is #A28A88 with equivalent RGB (162, 138, 136). 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, Storm Red'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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Storm Red Color Codes

Hex Code#A28A88
RGB Values(162, 138, 136)
CMYK Values(0%, 15%, 16%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(5°, 16%, 64%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#5D7577 [Dark Electric Blue]
Closest Pantone®7530 C
Closest RAL4009 [Pastel violet]
Complementary Color#88A0A2 [Morning Blue]
Storm Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#919191
Weighted Average (Most Common)#919191
Weighted Average (Luma)#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BFBFBF

Storm Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A28A88. Complementary color is 88A0A2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Storm Red is Morning Blue with the hex code #88A0A2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A28A88 color is offered by #88A0A2. 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 (A28A88, A29788 and A28893)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Storm Red (#A28A88) are Grullo (#A29788) and Mountbatten Pink (#A28893). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Storm 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 (A28A88, 88A297 and 8893A2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Storm Red (#A28A88) are #88A297 (Morning Blue) and #8893A2 (Cool Grey). 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 (A28A88, 88A28A and 8A88A2)

Triadic Palette

Storm Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #88A28A (Morning Blue) and #8A88A2 (Roman Silver) along with #A28A88 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 (A28A88, 88A28A, 88A0A2 and A288A0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Storm Red has four colors - #88A28A (Morning Blue), #88A0A2 (Morning Blue) and #A288A0 (Deep Amethyst) in addition to the base color (#A28A88). 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 (A28A88, 93A288, 88A0A2 and 9788A2)

Square Palette

Storm Red square color palette has #93A288 (Morning Blue), #88A0A2 (Morning Blue) and #9788A2 (Deep Amethyst). 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

Storm Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Storm 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 Storm Red Color


  • Transparent B5A1A0B5A1A0
  • Transparent BEADACBEADAC
  • Transparent C7B9B8C7B9B8
  • Transparent D1C5C4D1C5C4
  • Transparent DAD0CFDAD0CF
  • Transparent E3DCDBE3DCDB
  • Transparent ECE8E7ECE8E7
  • Transparent F6F3F3F6F3F3


  • Transparent 9B88869B8886
  • Transparent 988786988786
  • Transparent 948685948685
  • Transparent 918584918584
  • Transparent 8E84838E8483
  • Transparent 8A83828A8382
  • Transparent 878282878282
  • Transparent 838181838181


  • Transparent 826E6D826E6D
  • Transparent 71615F71615F
  • Transparent 615352615352
  • Transparent 514544514544
  • Transparent 413736413736
  • Transparent 312929312929
  • Transparent 201C1B201C1B
  • Transparent 100E0E100E0E

Storm Red Color Patterns

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    Storm Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Storm Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Storm Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Storm Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Storm Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Storm Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Storm Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Storm Red Plaid Pattern

Storm Red Color Interior Ideas

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