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Striking Red Color

HEX #D91E11 / RGB (217, 30, 17)

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What is Striking Red Color?

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Striking Red has the hex code #D91E11. The equivalent RGB values are (217, 30, 17), which means it is composed of 82% red, 11% green and 6% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:86 Y:92 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, Striking Red has a hue of 4°, 92% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
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.

Striking 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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Striking Red Color Codes

Hex Code#D91E11
RGB Values(217, 30, 17)
CMYK Values(0%, 86%, 92%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(4°, 92%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3300
Inverse Color#26E1EE [Fluorescent Blue]
Closest Pantone®485 C
Closest RAL3028 [Pure red]
Complementary Color#11CCD9 [Dark Turquoise]
Striking Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#585858
Weighted Average (Most Common)#555555
Weighted Average (Luma)#454545
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#898989

Striking Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of D91E11. Complementary color is 11CCD9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Striking Red is Dark Turquoise with the hex code #11CCD9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #D91E11 color is offered by #11CCD9. 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 (D91E11, D98211 and D91168)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Striking Red (#D91E11) are Fulvous (#D98211) and Dogwood Rose (#D91168). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Striking 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 (D91E11, 11D982 and 1168D9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Striking Red (#D91E11) are #11D982 (Caribbean Green) and #1168D9 (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 (D91E11, 11D91E and 1E11D9)

Triadic Palette

Striking Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #11D91E (Vivid Malachite) and #1E11D9 (Bluebonnet) along with #D91E11 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 (D91E11, 11D91E, 11CCD9 and D911CC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Striking Red has four colors - #11D91E (Vivid Malachite), #11CCD9 (Dark Turquoise) and #D911CC (Deep Magenta) in addition to the base color (#D91E11). 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 (D91E11, 68D911, 11CCD9 and 8211D9)

Square Palette

Striking Red square color palette has #68D911 (Alien Armpit), #11CCD9 (Dark Turquoise) and #8211D9 (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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Striking Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Striking 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 Striking Red Color


  • Transparent E14B41E14B41
  • Transparent E46258E46258
  • Transparent E87870E87870
  • Transparent EC8F88EC8F88
  • Transparent F0A5A0F0A5A0
  • Transparent F4BCB8F4BCB8
  • Transparent F7D2CFF7D2CF
  • Transparent FBE9E7FBE9E7


  • Transparent C73227C73227
  • Transparent BE3B32BE3B32
  • Transparent B5453DB5453D
  • Transparent AD4F49AD4F49
  • Transparent A45954A45954
  • Transparent 9B635F9B635F
  • Transparent 926C6A926C6A
  • Transparent 897675897675


  • Transparent AE180EAE180E
  • Transparent 98150C98150C
  • Transparent 82120A82120A
  • Transparent 6D0F096D0F09
  • Transparent 570C07570C07
  • Transparent 410905410905
  • Transparent 2B06032B0603
  • Transparent 160302160302

Striking Red Color Patterns

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    Striking Red Gingham Checks

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    Striking Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Red Plaid Pattern

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