Color Name: Alizarin Crimson
Hex Color Code: #E32636
RGB Color Code: RGB(227, 38, 54)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 83.3%, 76.2%, 11.0%




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Alizarin crimson is a shade of red named after the organic dye alizarin, found in the madder plant. The dye was prominently used for dyeing clothes.

What color is Alizarin Crimson?

Alizarin Crimson color belongs to the Red color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Alizarin Crimson is #E32636, and the RGB color code is RGB(227, 38, 54).

In the RGB color model, Alizarin Crimson has a red value of 227, a green value of 38, and a blue value of 54. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 83.3% magenta, 76.2% yellow, and 11.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 354.9° (degrees), 77.1 % saturation, and 52.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Alizarin Crimson has a hue of 354.9° (degrees), 83.3 % saturation and 89.0 % brightness/value.

Alizarin Crimson is cool or warm?

Alizarin Crimson is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Alizarin Crimson color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(227, 38, 54)

Red 227 (89.0%)
Green 38 (14.9%)
Blue 54 (21.2%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 354.92°
Saturation 77.14 %.
Lightness 51.96 %.
HWB H: 354.92°
W: 14.90 %
B: 10.98 %
LRV ~ 18 %
Munsell Color System 5.2R 4.8/17.9
XYZ X : 33.04
Y : 17.98
Z : 5.22
YXY Y1 : 17.98
X : 0.59
Y2 : 0.32
CMY C : 10.98%
M : 85.10%
Y : 78.82%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 83.26%
Yellow 76.21%
Key 10.98%

HSV/HSB

Hue 354.92°
Saturation 83.26 %.
Brightness / Value 89.02 %.
CIE-Lab L : 49.48
A : 69.33
B : 40.23
CIE-Lch L : 49.48
C : 80.16
H : 30.13
CIE-Luv L : 49.48
U : 139.66
V : 25.67
Hunter-Lab L : 42.41
A : 64.85
B : 22.39








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Color Combinations


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Alizarin Crimson e32636 Monochromatic Color Palette
Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Alizarin Crimson e32636 Analogous Color Palette
Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Alizarin Crimson e32636 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Alizarin Crimson e32636 tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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