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Red (NCS) Color


Color Name: Red (NCS)
Hex Color Code: #C40233
RGB Color Code: RGB(196, 2, 51)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 99.0%, 74.0%, 23.1%








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The color is defined as red in the NCS or Natural Color System (NCS 1080-R).


What color is Red (NCS)?

Red (NCS) color belongs to the Red color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Red (NCS) is #C40233, and the RGB color code is RGB(196, 2, 51).

In the RGB color model, Red (NCS) has a red value of 196, a green value of 2, and a blue value of 51. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 99.0% magenta, 74.0% yellow, and 23.1% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 344.8° (degrees), 98.0 % saturation, and 38.8 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Red (NCS) has a hue of 344.8° (degrees), 99.0 % saturation and 76.9 % brightness/value.




Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


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

RGBA - RGB(196, 2, 51)

Red 196 (76.9%)
Green 2 (0.8%)
Blue 51 (20.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 344.85°
Saturation 97.98 %.
Lightness 38.82 %.
LRV ~ 12 %
Munsell Color System 4.7R 4.0/15.3
XYZ X : 23.38
Y : 12.02
Z : 4.22
YXY Y1 : 12.02
X : 0.59
Y2 : 0.3
CMY C : 23.14%
M : 99.22%
Y : 80.00%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 98.98%
Yellow 73.98%
Key 23.14%

HSV/HSB

Hue 344.85°
Saturation 98.98 %.
Brightness / Value 76.86 %.
CIE-Lab L : 41.25
A : 66.56
B : 31.02
CIE-Lch L : 41.25
C : 73.43
H : 24.99
CIE-Luv L : 41.25
U : 125.77
V : 16.99
Hunter-Lab L : 34.67
A : 59.74
B : 17.05




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Color Combinations


Red (NCS) - #C40233 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 Red (NCS). 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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