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Dark Red Color

Color Name: Dark Red
Hex Color Code: #8B0000
RGB Color Code: RGB(139, 0, 0)
CMYK Values *: 0.00%, 100.00%, 100.00%, 45.49%

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What color is Dark Red?

Dark Red color belongs to the Red color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Dark Red is #8B0000, and the RGB color code is RGB(139, 0, 0).

In the RGB color model, Dark Red has a red value of 139, a green value of 0, and a blue value of 0. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 100.0% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 45.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 27.3 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Dark Red has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 54.5 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

Dark Red color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(139, 0, 0)

Red 139 (54.5%)
Green 0 (0.0%)
Blue 0 (0.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 27.25 %.
LRV ~ 5.5 %
Munsell Color System 9.6R 2.7/11.6
XYZ X : 10.65
Y : 5.49
Z : 0.5
YXY Y1 : 5.49
X : 0.64
Y2 : 0.33
CMY C : 45.49%
M : 100.00%
Y : 100.00%


Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 100.00%
Yellow 100.00%
Key 45.49%


Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 54.51 %.
CIE-Lab L : 28.08
A : 51.01
B : 41.29
CIE-Lch L : 28.08
C : 65.63
H : 38.99
CIE-Luv L : 28.08
U : 92.35
V : 19.92
Hunter-Lab L : 23.43
A : 40.12
B : 15.14

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Color Combinations

Dark Red - #8B0000 Color Schemes and Palettes

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.

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.

Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Dark Red. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

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Dark Red - #8B0000 Opposite Color


Dark Red - #8B0000 Tints and Shades

Dark Red #8b0000 Shades

Dark Red #8b0000 Tints

Color Images

Dark Red - #8B0000 Color Images and Patterns

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