Guide to the Color Red

Dive deep into the color red. Find color palettes, get the codes for adding ’em to your designs—explore your color-dreaming heart out.
Red
#FF0000
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Red color codes

Nail the exact color red in your design by using the code from any one of these systems for color identification.

Hex#FF0000
RGBr: 255, g: 0, b: 0
HSLh: 0°, s: 100%, l: 50%
HSVh: 0°, s: 100%, v: 100%
CMYKc: 0%, m: 100%, y: 100%, k: 0%

Red color palettes

Complementary

#FF0000
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#00FFFF
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Split Complementary

#00FF80
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#FF0000
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#0080FF
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Triadic

#FF0000
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#00FF00
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#0000FF
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Tetradic

#FF00FF
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#FF0000
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#00FF00
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#00FFFF
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Analogous

#FF00FF
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#FF0080
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#FF0000
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#FF8000
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#FFFF00
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Monochromatic

#800000
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#BF0000
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#FF0000
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#FF4040
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#FF8080
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The color red in percentages

If you're identifying color for pretty much anything digital, you're working in an RGB colorspace. If the project you're working on requires percentage representation, red is made of 100% red, 0% green, and 0% blue.

If you're identifying color for a print project, you're most likely using a CMYK colorspace—the percentages are 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 100% yellow, 0% black.

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