Venetian Red has the hex code #CC553D. The equivalent RGB values are (204, 85, 61), which means it is composed of
58% red, 24% green and 17% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:58 Y:70 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, Venetian Red has a hue of 10°, 70% saturation and a brightness value of 80%. 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.
Crayola's Venetian Red color hex code is #CC553D with RGB equivalent (204, 85, 61). To use the color in digital works, either in graphics or a web page (via HTML and CSS), employ the hexadecimal code, RGB and/or HSL values. Since Venetian Red is a crayon color, the hexadecimal code associated with it is only an approximation. Additionally, the Venetian Red color's Pantone® and CMYK values mentioned in the table below have been calculated from this imprecise hex value using known formulae and are, thus, approximates themselves.
The complement of Venetian Red is Maximum Blue with the hex code #3DB4CC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CC553D color is offered by #3DB4CC. 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.
The analogous colors of Venetian Red (#CC553D) are Satin Sheen Gold (#CC9D3D) and Fuchsia Rose (#CC3D6D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Venetian 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Venetian Red (#CC553D) are #3DCC9D (Eucalyptus) and #3D6DCC (Han 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.
Venetian Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3DCC55 (UFO Green) and #553DCC (Iris) along with #CC553D create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Venetian Red has four colors - #3DCC55 (UFO Green), #3DB4CC (Maximum Blue) and #CC3DB4 (Byzantine) in addition to the base color (#CC553D). 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.
Venetian Red square color palette has #6DCC3D (Apple), #3DB4CC (Maximum Blue) and #9D3DCC (Dark 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.
Venetian Red Color Rainbow Palette
Our Venetian 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.