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HEX A42E37 - #A42E37, RGB(164,46,55) Color

Color Name: ~ Japanese Carmine
Hex Color Code: #A42E37
RGB Color Code: RGB(164, 46, 55)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 72.0%, 66.5%, 35.7%

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What color is A42E37?

The RGB color code for color number #A42E37 is RGB(164, 46, 55). In the RGB color model, #A42E37 has a red value of 164, a green value of 46, and a blue value of 55. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 72.0% magenta, 66.5% yellow, and 35.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 355.4° (degrees), 56.2 % saturation, and 41.2 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, #A42E37 has a hue of 355.4° (degrees), 72.0 % saturation and 64.3 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

HEX #A42E37 color codes / color number / color space conversions - RGBA, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(164, 46, 55)

Red 164 (64.3%)
Green 46 (18.0%)
Blue 55 (21.6%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Hue 355.42°
Saturation 56.19 %.
Lightness 41.18 %.
LRV ~ 10.1 %
Munsell Color System 5.8R 3.6/10.8
XYZ X : 16.98
Y : 10.12
Z : 4.67
YXY Y1 : 10.12
X : 0.53
Y2 : 0.32
CMY C : 35.69%
M : 81.96%
Y : 78.43%


Cyan 0.00 %.
Magenta 71.95 %.
Yellow 66.46 %.
Key 35.69 %.


Hue 355.42°
Saturation 71.95 %.
Brightness / Value 64.31 %.
CIE-Lab L : 38.06
A : 48.56
B : 23.18
CIE-Lch L : 38.06
C : 53.81
H : 25.52
CIE-Luv L : 38.06
U : 85.88
V : 14.81
Hunter-Lab L : 31.82
A : 39.57
B : 13.56

Color Names and Paint

Color Name of HEX #A42E37

Japanese Carmine
delta E(ΔE) - 1.78
Vivid Burgundy
delta E(ΔE) - 3.57
delta E(ΔE) - 3.75

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Color Combinations

#A42E37 Color Palettes and Scheme Combination

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 ~ Japanese Carmine. 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

Hexadic Color Palette

Hexadic color scheme palette is derived from drawing a hexagon on a color wheel. The palette contains three pairs of complementary colors, each colors are separated by a 120-degree hue angle.

Complementary Color Palette

Complementary or Dyadic color combination is composed using two colors opposite each other on the color wheel. Then the color Palette is be generated by changing the lightness/brightness of these two colors.

Split-Complementary Color Palette

Split-Complementary color combination contains three colors, a base color and secondary colors of complementary color.

#A42E37 Opposite Color


#A42E37 Tints and Shades

~ Japanese Carmine #a42e37 Shades

~ Japanese Carmine #a42e37 Tints

Color Images and Mockup

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#A42E37 Color Images and Patterns

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