Carpaccio Color


Carpaccio is vivid, warm-toned shade of mid red. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with mid cyan, violet or mid green

Inverse Color #1cbdcb
Complementary Color #33d4e3
Color Shade: mid red (4.8° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 54.71% (better contrasting with white)
Carpaccio Color Sample
Carpaccio Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #e34234

If you're looking for a similar mid red shade, there are some better alternatives to Carpaccio Color. The Oranzhewyi Orange color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool red bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Roman (#de6360) for more calm effect. Try Entan Red as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#33d4e3 is the best complementary color to Carpaccio. 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 #e34234 complementary color is Picton Blue, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of red magenta, mid red, and orange colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Cinnabar are #e3337d and #e39933. Thus found on the left and right of #e34234 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Cerise and Fire Bush colors as they work well with Carpaccio.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Carpaccio palette consists of #337de3 and #33e399 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#33d4e3). Try Royal Blue and Shamrock colors in combination with #e34234, 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 #e34234 offers a combination of mid blue and mid green shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Carpaccio. Thus Royal Blue and Malachite giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Carpaccio contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Picton Blue, Atlantis, and Purple Heart split by 90° on the color wheel. #e34234 square combo is a palette of mid red, yellow green, mid cyan and violet 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. Carpaccio tetradic combo consists of mid cyan complementary color (#33d4e3) and two others. The Malachite is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Cerise – 120° from the complementary Picton Blue. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #33e342 and #e333d4.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #e34234 is made of 66% red, 19% green and 15% blue. In a HSL mode Carpaccio has a hue angle of 4.8°, a saturation of 75.76% and a lightness of 54.71%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #e34234 is made of 0% cyan, 63.14% magenta, 68.63% yellow and 10.98% black ink.

HEX #e34234
RGB Decimal rgb(227,66,52)
RGB Percentage 66%, 19%, 15%
CMYK 0, 63.14, 68.63, 10.98
HSL hsl(4.8,75.76%,54.71%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(4.8,77.09%,89.02%)
CIE-LAB lab(52.3703,61.0924,44.4174)
XYZ xyz(34.2466,20.4753,5.3959)