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Venetian Red Color

HEX #CC553D / RGB (204, 85, 61)

What is Venetian Red Color?

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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.

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Venetian Red Color Codes

Hex Code#CC553D
RGB Values(204, 85, 61)
CMYK Values(0%, 58%, 70%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(10°, 70%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CC6633
Inverse Color#33AAC2 [Moonstone]
Closest Pantone®7619 C
Closest RAL2010 [Signal orange]
Complementary Color#3DB4CC [Maximum Blue]
Venetian Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#757575
Weighted Average (Most Common)#767676
Weighted Average (Luma)#6D6D6D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A9A9A9

Venetian Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CC553D. Complementary color is 3DB4CC

Complementary Palette

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.

Analogous color palette with (CC553D, CC9D3D and CC3D6D)

Analogous Palette

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.

Split Complementary color palette with (CC553D, 3DCC9D and 3D6DCC)

Split-Complementary Palette

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.

Triadic color palette with (CC553D, 3DCC55 and 553DCC)

Triadic Palette

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.

CC553D 3DCC55 553DCC
Tetradic color palette with (CC553D, 3DCC55, 3DB4CC and CC3DB4)

Tetradic Palette

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.

Square color palette with (CC553D, 6DCC3D, 3DB4CC and 9D3DCC)

Square Palette

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.

Rainbow color

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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Venetian Red Color


  • Transparent D67764D67764
  • Transparent DB8877DB8877
  • Transparent E0998BE0998B
  • Transparent E6AA9EE6AA9E
  • Transparent EBBBB1EBBBB1
  • Transparent F0CCC5F0CCC5
  • Transparent F5DDD8F5DDD8
  • Transparent FAEEECFAEEEC


  • Transparent BD5E4ABD5E4A
  • Transparent B56251B56251
  • Transparent AE6658AE6658
  • Transparent A66B5FA66B5F
  • Transparent 9E6F659E6F65
  • Transparent 97736C97736C
  • Transparent 8F77738F7773
  • Transparent 887C79887C79


  • Transparent A34431A34431
  • Transparent 8F3C2B8F3C2B
  • Transparent 7A33257A3325
  • Transparent 662B1F662B1F
  • Transparent 522218522218
  • Transparent 3D1A123D1A12
  • Transparent 29110C29110C
  • Transparent 140906140906

Venetian Red Color Patterns

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    Venetian Red Gingham Checks

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    Venetian Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Venetian Red Polka Dots Pattern

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    Venetian Red Honeycomb Pattern

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    Venetian Red Leaves Pattern

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    Venetian Red Houndstooth Pattern

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    Venetian Red Trellis Pattern

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    Venetian Red Plaid Pattern

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