Kingfisher Daisy is deep, cool-toned shade of warm blue. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool yellow, warm cyan or warm red
|Color Shade:||warm blue (268.06° hue)|
|Lightness:||25.88% (better contrasting with white)|
If you're looking for a similar warm blue shade, there are some better alternatives to Kingfisher Daisy Color. The Paua color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid blue bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Blackmail (#220066) for more energetic effect. Try Aubergine Perl as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.
#468003 is the best complementary color to Kingfisher Daisy. Cool yellow shades generally complement the warm blue hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #3e0480 complementary color is Limeade, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.
The analogous palette of cool blue, warm blue, and cool magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Kingfisher Daisy are #030780 and #7c0380. Thus found on the left and right of #3e0480 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Navy Blue and Purple colors as they work well with Kingfisher Daisy.
The split-complementary Kingfisher Daisy palette consists of #078003 and #807c03 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#468003). Try Japanese Laurel and Olive colors in combination with #3e0480, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.
The triadic palette of #3e0480 offers a combination of cool green and warm red shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Kingfisher Daisy. Thus Fun Green and Peru Tan giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.
The square color palette of Kingfisher Daisy contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Limeade, Japanese Maple, and Teal split by 90° on the color wheel. #3e0480 square combo is a palette of warm blue, cool red, cool yellow and warm cyan shades that work together well.
The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Kingfisher Daisy tetradic combo consists of cool yellow complementary color (#468003) and two others. The Peru Tan is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Congress Blue – 120° from the complementary Limeade. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #803d03 and #034580.
In a RGB color space, hex #3e0480 is made of 32% red, 2% green and 66% blue. In a HSL mode Kingfisher Daisy has a hue angle of 268.06°, a saturation of 93.94% and a lightness of 25.88%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #3e0480 is made of 25.89% cyan, 48.63% magenta, 0% yellow and 49.8% black ink.
|RGB Percentage||32%, 2%, 66%|
|CMYK||25.89, 48.63, 0, 49.8|
|HSV (or HSB)||hsv(268.06,96.88%,50.2%)|