Fire Color


Fire is vivid, warm-toned shade of warm red. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool cyan, cool magenta or cool green

Inverse Color #55bdfc
Complementary Color #026aaa
Color Shade: warm red (22.63° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 33.92% (better contrasting with white)
Fire Color Sample
Fire Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #aa4203

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Fire Color. The Smoking Red color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Grenadier (#d54600) for more energetic effect. Try Burnt Orange as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#026aaa is the best complementary color to Fire. Cool cyan shades generally complement the warm red hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #aa4203 complementary color is Allports, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool red, warm red, and warm yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Fire are #aa0217 and #aa9502. Thus found on the left and right of #aa4203 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Carmine and Buddha Gold colors as they work well with Fire.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Fire palette consists of #0217aa and #02aa95 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#026aaa). Try International Klein Blue and Persian Green colors in combination with #aa4203, 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 #aa4203 offers a combination of warm blue and cool green shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Fire. Thus Purple and Green Haze giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Fire contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Allports, Japanese Laurel, and Purple split by 90° on the color wheel. #aa4203 square combo is a palette of warm red, warm green, cool cyan and cool magenta 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. Fire tetradic combo consists of cool cyan complementary color (#026aaa) and two others. The Green Haze is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Flirt – 120° from the complementary Allports. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #02aa41 and #aa026a.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #aa4203 is made of 71% red, 28% green and 1% blue. In a HSL mode Fire has a hue angle of 22.63°, a saturation of 96.53% and a lightness of 33.92%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #aa4203 is made of 0% cyan, 40.79% magenta, 65.49% yellow and 33.33% black ink.

HEX #aa4203
RGB Decimal rgb(170,66,3)
RGB Percentage 71%, 28%, 1%
CMYK 0, 40.79, 65.49, 33.33
HSL hsl(22.63,96.53%,33.92%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(22.63,98.24%,66.67%)
CIE-LAB lab(41.9211,40.3266,51.7942)
XYZ xyz(18.5422,12.4491,1.5118)