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Sweet Red Color

HEX #FC5362 / RGB (252, 83, 98)

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What is Sweet Red Color?

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Sweet Red has the hex code #FC5362. The equivalent RGB values are (252, 83, 98), which means it is composed of 58% red, 19% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:67 Y:61 K:1. In the HSV/HSB scale, Sweet Red has a hue of 355°, 67% saturation and a brightness value of 99%.
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.

Sweet 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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Sweet Red Color Codes

Hex Code#FC5362
RGB Values(252, 83, 98)
CMYK Values(0%, 67%, 61%, 1%)
HSV/HSB Values(355°, 67%, 99%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6666
Inverse Color#03AC9D [Persian Green]
Closest Pantone®178 C
Closest RAL2012 [Salmon orange]
Complementary Color#53FCED [Turquoise]
Sweet Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#909090
Weighted Average (Most Common)#878787
Weighted Average (Luma)#787878
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B0B0B0

Sweet Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FC5362. Complementary color is 53FCED

Complementary Palette

The complement of Sweet Red is Turquoise with the hex code #53FCED. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FC5362 color is offered by #53FCED. 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 (FC5362, FC9953 and FC53B7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Sweet Red (#FC5362) are Royal Orange (#FC9953) and Brilliant Rose (#FC53B7). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Sweet 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 (FC5362, 53FC99 and 53B7FC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Sweet Red (#FC5362) are #53FC99 (Very Light Malachite Green) and #53B7FC (Blue Jeans). 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 (FC5362, 62FC53 and 5362FC)

Triadic Palette

Sweet Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #62FC53 (Screamin' Green) and #5362FC (Very Light Blue) along with #FC5362 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 (FC5362, 62FC53, 53FCED and ED53FC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Sweet Red has four colors - #62FC53 (Screamin' Green), #53FCED (Turquoise) and #ED53FC (Shocking Pink (Crayola)) in addition to the base color (#FC5362). 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 (FC5362, B7FC53, 53FCED and 9953FC)

Square Palette

Sweet Red square color palette has #B7FC53 (Inchworm), #53FCED (Turquoise) and #9953FC (Lavender Indigo). 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

Sweet Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Sweet 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 Sweet Red Color


  • Transparent FD7581FD7581
  • Transparent FD8791FD8791
  • Transparent FD98A1FD98A1
  • Transparent FEA9B1FEA9B1
  • Transparent FEBAC0FEBAC0
  • Transparent FECBD0FECBD0
  • Transparent FEDDE0FEDDE0
  • Transparent FFEEEFFFEEEF


  • Transparent E35C68E35C68
  • Transparent D7616BD7616B
  • Transparent CA656ECA656E
  • Transparent BE6A71BE6A71
  • Transparent B26E74B26E74
  • Transparent A57377A57377
  • Transparent 99777A99777A
  • Transparent 8C7C7D8C7C7D


  • Transparent CA424ECA424E
  • Transparent B03A45B03A45
  • Transparent 97323B97323B
  • Transparent 7E2A317E2A31
  • Transparent 652127652127
  • Transparent 4C191D4C191D
  • Transparent 321114321114
  • Transparent 19080A19080A

Sweet Red Color Patterns

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    Sweet Red Gingham Checks

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    Sweet Red Honeycomb Pattern

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    Sweet Red Leaves Pattern

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    Sweet Red Houndstooth Pattern

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    Sweet Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Sweet Red Plaid Pattern

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