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Vermillion Color

HEX #E34234 / RGB (227, 66, 52)

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What is Vermillion Color?

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Vermillion has the hex code #E34234. The equivalent RGB values are (227, 66, 52), which means it is composed of 66% red, 19% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:71 Y:77 K:11. In the HSV/HSB scale, Vermillion has a hue of 5°, 77% saturation and a brightness value of 89%.
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.

Vermillion is a orangish red color typically made from powdered cinnabar mineral. For HTML and CSS, use the hex, RGB, HSB or CMYK color codes.

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Vermillion Color Codes

Hex Code#E34234
RGB Values(227, 66, 52)
CMYK Values(0%, 71%, 77%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(5°, 77%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3333
Inverse Color#1CBDCB [Ball Blue]
Closest Pantone®179 C
Closest RAL2010 [Signal orange]
Complementary Color#34D5E3 [Turquoise]
Vermillion Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#737373
Weighted Average (Most Common)#717171
Weighted Average (Luma)#636363
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A2A2A2

Vermillion Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E34234. Complementary color is 34D5E3

Complementary Palette

The complement of Vermillion is Turquoise with the hex code #34D5E3. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E34234 color is offered by #34D5E3. 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 (E34234, E39A34 and E3347E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Vermillion (#E34234) are Tiger's Eye (#E39A34) and Cerise Pink (#E3347E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Vermillion 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 (E34234, 34E39A and 347EE3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Vermillion (#E34234) are #34E39A (Eucalyptus) and #347EE3 (Bleu De France). 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 (E34234, 34E342 and 4234E3)

Triadic Palette

Vermillion triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #34E342 (Lime Green) and #4234E3 (Palatinate Blue) along with #E34234 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 (E34234, 34E342, 34D5E3 and E334D5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Vermillion has four colors - #34E342 (Lime Green), #34D5E3 (Turquoise) and #E334D5 (Steel Pink) in addition to the base color (#E34234). 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 (E34234, 7EE334, 34D5E3 and 9A34E3)

Square Palette

Vermillion square color palette has #7EE334 (Kiwi), #34D5E3 (Turquoise) and #9A34E3 (Blue-Violet). 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

Vermillion Color Rainbow Palette

Our Vermillion 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 Vermillion Color


  • Transparent E9685DE9685D
  • Transparent EB7B71EB7B71
  • Transparent EE8E85EE8E85
  • Transparent F1A19AF1A19A
  • Transparent F4B3AEF4B3AE
  • Transparent F7C6C2F7C6C2
  • Transparent F9D9D6F9D9D6
  • Transparent FCECEBFCECEB


  • Transparent CF4E43CF4E43
  • Transparent C5554BC5554B
  • Transparent BB5B52BB5B52
  • Transparent B2615AB2615A
  • Transparent A86762A86762
  • Transparent 9E6D699E6D69
  • Transparent 947471947471
  • Transparent 8A7A788A7A78


  • Transparent B6352AB6352A
  • Transparent 9F2E249F2E24
  • Transparent 88281F88281F
  • Transparent 72211A72211A
  • Transparent 5B1A155B1A15
  • Transparent 441410441410
  • Transparent 2D0D0A2D0D0A
  • Transparent 170705170705

Vermillion Color Patterns

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    Vermillion Gingham Checks

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    Vermillion Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vermillion Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vermillion Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vermillion Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vermillion Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vermillion Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vermillion Plaid Pattern

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