HEX #FF6347 / RGB (255, 99, 71)


What is Tomato Color?

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Tomato has the hex code #FF6347. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 99, 71), which means it is composed of 60% red, 23% green and 17% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:61 Y:72 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Tomato has a hue of 9°, 72% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Tomato is a medium orangish-red color from the web and X11 color lists. It can be used in HTML and CSS with its name in addition to the hex, RGB, CMYK and HSB values.

Tomato Color Codes

Hex Code#FF6347
RGB Values(255, 99, 71)
CMYK Values(0%, 61%, 72%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(9°, 72%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6633
Inverse Color#009CB8 [Bondi Blue]
Closest Pantone®1645 C
Closest RAL2003 [Pastel orange]
Complementary Color#47E3FF [Turquoise]
Tomato Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8E8E8E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Luma)#828282
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B7B7B7

Tomato Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FF6347. Complementary color is 47E3FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Tomato is Turquoise with the hex code #47E3FF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FF6347 color is offered by #47E3FF. 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.

Analogous color palette with (FF6347, FFBF47 and FF4787)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Tomato (#FF6347) are Pastel Orange (#FFBF47) and Sasquatch Socks (#FF4787). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Tomato 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (FF6347, 47FFBF and 4787FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Tomato (#FF6347) are #47FFBF (Turquoise) and #4787FF (Blueberry). 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.

Triadic color palette with (FF6347, 47FF63 and 6347FF)

Triadic Palette

Tomato triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #47FF63 (Screamin' Green) and #6347FF (Very Light Blue) along with #FF6347 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (FF6347, 47FF63, 47E3FF and FF47E3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Tomato has four colors - #47FF63 (Screamin' Green), #47E3FF (Turquoise) and #FF47E3 (Purple Pizzazz) in addition to the base color (#FF6347). 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.

Square color palette with (FF6347, 87FF47, 47E3FF and BF47FF)

Square Palette

Tomato square color palette has #87FF47 (French Lime), #47E3FF (Turquoise) and #BF47FF (Medium Orchid). 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.

Rainbow color

Tomato Color Rainbow Palette

Our Tomato 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Tomato Color


  • Transparent FF826C#FF826C
  • Transparent FF927E#FF927E
  • Transparent FFA191#FFA191
  • Transparent FFB1A3#FFB1A3
  • Transparent FFC1B5#FFC1B5
  • Transparent FFD0C8#FFD0C8
  • Transparent FFE0DA#FFE0DA
  • Transparent FFEFED#FFEFED


  • Transparent E66952#E66952
  • Transparent D96C58#D96C58
  • Transparent CC6F5E#CC6F5E
  • Transparent C07264#C07264
  • Transparent B37469#B37469
  • Transparent A6776F#A6776F
  • Transparent 997A75#997A75
  • Transparent 8D7D7A#8D7D7A


  • Transparent CC4F39#CC4F39
  • Transparent B34532#B34532
  • Transparent 993B2B#993B2B
  • Transparent 803224#803224
  • Transparent 66281C#66281C
  • Transparent 4D1E15#4D1E15
  • Transparent 33140E#33140E
  • Transparent 1A0A07#1A0A07

Tomato Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Tomato Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Tomato Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tomato Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tomato Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tomato Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tomato Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tomato Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tomato Plaid Pattern

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