Ruby (color)

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A ruby gemstone

Ruby is a color that is a representation of the color of the cut and polished ruby gemstone.

The first written use of ruby as a color name in English was in 1572.[1]

Meaning of ruby[change | change source]

Tones of ruby color comparison chart[change | change source]

  • RUBY (Maerz and Paul) (Hex: #E0115F) (RGB: 224, 17, 95)
  • Rubine Red (Pantone) (Hex: #D10056) (RGB: 209, 0, 86)
  • Ruber (ISCC-NBS) (Hex: #CE4676) (RGB: 206, 70, 118)
  • Medium Ruby (Ruby (Crayola Gem Tones)) (Hex: #AA4069) (RGB: 170, 64, 105)
  • Ruby Red (RAL) (Hex: #9B111E) (RGB: 155, 17, 30)
  • Big Dip O' Ruby (Crayola Metallic FX) (Hex: #9C2542) (RGB: 156, 37, 66)
  • Antique Ruby (ISCC-NBS) (Hex: #841B2D) (RGB: 132, 27, 45)
  • Deep Ruby (Ruby (British Standards 381)) (Hex: #843F5B) (RGB: 132, 63, 91)


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References[change | change source]

  1. Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 203; Color Sample of Ruby: Page 35 Plate 6 Color Sample G6