Lonestar Color


Lonestar is deep, warm-toned shade of mid red. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with mid cyan, warm blue or warm green

Inverse Color #92fefe
Complementary Color #006c6d
Color Shade: mid red (0° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 21.57% (better contrasting with white)
Lonestar Color Sample
Lonestar Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #6d0101

If you're looking for a similar mid red shade, there are some better alternatives to Lonestar Color. The Rustic Red color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a red magenta bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called OU Crimson Red (#990000) for more energetic effect. Try Deep Red as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#006c6d is the best complementary color to Lonestar. Mid cyan shades generally complement the mid red hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #6d0101 complementary color is Pine Green, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm magenta, mid red, and warm red colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Lonestar are #6d0037 and #6d3600. Thus found on the left and right of #6d0101 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Tyrian Purple and Nutmeg Wood Finish colors as they work well with Lonestar.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Lonestar palette consists of #00366d and #006d37 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#006c6d). Try Midnight Blue and Fun Green colors in combination with #6d0101, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #6d0101 offers a combination of cool blue and warm green shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Lonestar. Thus Navy Blue and Camarone giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Lonestar contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Pine Green, Verdun Green, and Christalle split by 90° on the color wheel. #6d0101 square combo is a palette of mid red, cool yellow, mid cyan and warm blue shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Lonestar tetradic combo consists of mid cyan complementary color (#006c6d) and two others. The Camarone is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Pompadour – 120° from the complementary Pine Green. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #006d00 and #6d006c.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #6d0101 is made of 98% red, 1% green and 1% blue. In a HSL mode Lonestar has a hue angle of 0°, a saturation of 98.18% and a lightness of 21.57%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #6d0101 is made of 0% cyan, 42.36% magenta, 42.36% yellow and 57.25% black ink.

HEX #6d0101
RGB Decimal rgb(109,1,1)
RGB Percentage 98%, 1%, 1%
CMYK 0, 42.36, 42.36, 57.25
HSL hsl(0,98.18%,21.57%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(0,99.08%,42.75%)
CIE-LAB lab(21.1136,42.6239,31.7168)
XYZ xyz(6.323,3.2751,0.3276)