Flame Hawkfish Color


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

Inverse Color #69ffe7
Complementary Color #00967d
Color Shade: cool red (350.4° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 29.41% (better contrasting with white)
Flame Hawkfish Color Sample
Flame Hawkfish Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #960018

If you're looking for a similar cool red shade, there are some better alternatives to Flame Hawkfish Color. The Evil Forces 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 soft alternative called Pure Passion (#b40039) for more calm effect. Try Rosewood as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#00967d is the best complementary color to Flame Hawkfish. Warm cyan shades generally complement the cool red hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #960018 complementary color is Observatory, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm magenta, cool red, and warm red colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Carmine are #960062 and #963200. Thus found on the left and right of #960018 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Fresh Eggplant and Brown colors as they work well with Flame Hawkfish.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Flame Hawkfish palette consists of #006296 and #009632 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#00967d). Try Bahama Blue and Fun Green colors in combination with #960018, 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 #960018 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 Flame Hawkfish. Thus Resolution Blue and Japanese Laurel giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Flame Hawkfish contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Observatory, Limeade, and Kingfisher Daisy split by 90° on the color wheel. #960018 square combo is a palette of cool red, cool yellow, warm 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. Flame Hawkfish tetradic combo consists of warm cyan complementary color (#00967d) and two others. The Japanese Laurel is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Purple – 120° from the complementary Observatory. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #189600 and #7d0096.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #960018 is made of 86% red, 0% green and 14% blue. In a HSL mode Flame Hawkfish has a hue angle of 350.4°, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 29.41%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #960018 is made of 0% cyan, 58.82% magenta, 49.41% yellow and 41.18% black ink.

HEX #960018
RGB Decimal rgb(150,0,24)
RGB Percentage 86%, 0%, 14%
CMYK 0, 58.82, 49.41, 41.18
HSL hsl(350.4,100%,29.41%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(350.4,100%,58.82%)
CIE-LAB lab(30.7597,54.3531,33.14)
XYZ xyz(12.7425,6.55,1.4568)