Monochromatic
Single hue and it’s varying tints and shades.

Monochromatic colour wheel
Monochromatic colour wheel

Analogous
In addition to a single hue, it uses adjacent hues.
Analogous colour wheel
Analogous colour wheel

Complementary
Uses two hues opposite each other.
Complimentary colour wheel
Complimentary colour wheel

Split Complementary
Single hue and two colours adjacent to the complement.
Split complimentary colour wheel
Split complimentary colour wheel
Triadic
Three colours equally spaced around the wheel.
Triadic colour wheel
Triadic colour wheel

Tetradic
Two complimentary colour pairs.
Tetradic colour wheel
Tetradic colour wheel

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