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HEX CC0000 - #CC0000, RGB(204,0,0) Color

Color Name: ~ Racing Red (Rosso Corsa)
Hex Color Code: #CC0000
RGB Color Code: RGB(204, 0, 0)
CMYK Values *: 0.00%, 100.00%, 100.00%, 20.00%

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What color is CC0000?

The RGB color code for color number #CC0000 is RGB(204, 0, 0). In the RGB color model, #CC0000 has a red value of 204, 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 20.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 40.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, #CC0000 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 80.0 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

HEX #CC0000 color codes / color number / color space conversions - RGBA, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(204, 0, 0)

Red 204 (80.0%)
Green 0 (0.0%)
Blue 0 (0.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 40.00 %.
LRV ~ 12.8 %
Munsell Color System 8.7R 4.1/18.5
XYZ X : 24.9
Y : 12.84
Z : 1.17
YXY Y1 : 12.84
X : 0.64
Y2 : 0.33
CMY C : 20.00%
M : 100.00%
Y : 100.00%


Cyan 0.00 %.
Magenta 100.00 %.
Yellow 100.00 %.
Key 20.00 %.


Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 80.00 %.
CIE-Lab L : 42.52
A : 67.71
B : 56.82
CIE-Lch L : 42.52
C : 88.39
H : 40
CIE-Luv L : 42.52
U : 139.82
V : 30.15
Hunter-Lab L : 35.83
A : 61.36
B : 23.15

Color Names and Paint

Color Name of HEX #CC0000

Venetian Red
delta E(ΔE) - 3.20
Dark Pastel Red
delta E(ΔE) - 4.99
delta E(ΔE) - 5.01

Similar colors from RAL, Brand, Business, School, Organization, Sports, Flag

Paint color for Hex #CC0000

Benjamin Moore

Sherwin Williams


PPG Paints

Color Combinations

#CC0000 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 ~ Racing Red (Rosso Corsa). 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.

#CC0000 Opposite Color


#CC0000 Tints and Shades

~ Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) #cc0000 Shades

~ Racing Red (Rosso Corsa) #cc0000 Tints

Color Images

#CC0000 Color Images and Patterns

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