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Thimble Red Color

HEX #A05D8B / RGB (160, 93, 139)

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What is Thimble Red Color?

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Thimble Red has the hex code #A05D8B. The equivalent RGB values are (160, 93, 139), which means it is composed of 41% red, 24% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:42 Y:13 K:37. In the HSV/HSB scale, Thimble Red has a hue of 319°, 42% saturation and a brightness value of 63%.
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.

Thimble Red is an RAL Design color with the number 340 50 35. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Thimble Red hex code is #A05D8B with equivalent RGB (160, 93, 139). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Thimble Red Color Codes

Hex Code#A05D8B
RGB Values(160, 93, 139)
CMYK Values(0%, 42%, 13%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(319°, 42%, 63%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#5FA274 [Forest Green (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®688 C
Closest RAL4001 [Red lilac]
Complementary Color#5DA072 [Forest Green (Crayola)]
Thimble Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#838383
Weighted Average (Most Common)#767676
Weighted Average (Luma)#6F6F6F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AAAAAA

Thimble Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A05D8B. Complementary color is 5DA072

Complementary Palette

The complement of Thimble Red is Forest Green (Crayola) with the hex code #5DA072. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A05D8B color is offered by #5DA072. 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 (A05D8B, A05D6A and 945DA0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Thimble Red (#A05D8B) are Rose Dust (#A05D6A) and Purpureus (#945DA0). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Thimble 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 (A05D8B, 6AA05D and 5DA094)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Thimble Red (#A05D8B) are #6AA05D (Russian Green) and #5DA094 (Polished Pine). 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 (A05D8B, 8BA05D and 5D8BA0)

Triadic Palette

Thimble Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8BA05D (Moss Green) and #5D8BA0 (Rackley) along with #A05D8B 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 (A05D8B, 8BA05D, 5DA072 and 725DA0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Thimble Red has four colors - #8BA05D (Moss Green), #5DA072 (Forest Green (Crayola)) and #725DA0 (Royal Purple) in addition to the base color (#A05D8B). 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 (A05D8B, A0945D, 5DA072 and 5D6AA0)

Square Palette

Thimble Red square color palette has #A0945D (Bronze (Metallic)), #5DA072 (Forest Green (Crayola)) and #5D6AA0 (Dark Blue-Gray). 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

Thimble Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Thimble 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 Thimble Red Color


  • Transparent B37DA2B37DA2
  • Transparent BD8EAEBD8EAE
  • Transparent C69EB9C69EB9
  • Transparent D0AEC5D0AEC5
  • Transparent D9BED1D9BED1
  • Transparent E3CEDCE3CEDC
  • Transparent ECDFE8ECDFE8
  • Transparent F6EFF3F6EFF3


  • Transparent 9A64899A6489
  • Transparent 966888966888
  • Transparent 936B87936B87
  • Transparent 906F86906F86
  • Transparent 8D72848D7284
  • Transparent 8A76838A7683
  • Transparent 867982867982
  • Transparent 837D81837D81


  • Transparent 804A6F804A6F
  • Transparent 704161704161
  • Transparent 603853603853
  • Transparent 502F46502F46
  • Transparent 402538402538
  • Transparent 301C2A301C2A
  • Transparent 20131C20131C
  • Transparent 10090E10090E

Thimble Red Color Patterns

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    Thimble Red Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Thimble Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Thimble Red Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Thimble Red Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Thimble Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Thimble Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Thimble Red Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Thimble Red Plaid Pattern

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