Abbot Color


Abbot is pale, 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 #b2c3d2
Complementary Color #2d3d4c
Color Shade: warm red (28.13° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 23.92% (better contrasting with white)
Abbot Color Sample
Abbot Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #4d3c2d

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Abbot Color. The Oliva Oscuro color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Coffee (#6f4e37) for more energetic effect. Try Tuscan Brown as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#2d3d4c is the best complementary color to Abbot. 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 #4d3c2d complementary color is Pickled Bluewood, 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 Judge Gray are #4c2d2e and #4c4b2d. Thus found on the left and right of #4d3c2d on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Cowboy and Verdigris colors as they work well with Abbot.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Abbot palette consists of #2d2d4c and #2d4c4b colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#2d3d4c). Try Martinique and Spectra colors in combination with #4d3c2d, 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 #4d3c2d 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 Abbot. Thus Martinique and Stromboli giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Abbot contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Pickled Bluewood, Tom Thumb, and Voodoo split by 90° on the color wheel. #4d3c2d 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. Abbot tetradic combo consists of cool cyan complementary color (#2d3d4c) and two others. The Stromboli is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Livid Brown – 120° from the complementary Pickled Bluewood. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #2d4c3c and #4c2d3d.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #4d3c2d is made of 42% red, 33% green and 25% blue. In a HSL mode Abbot has a hue angle of 28.13°, a saturation of 26.23% and a lightness of 23.92%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #4d3c2d is made of 0% cyan, 6.67% magenta, 12.55% yellow and 69.8% black ink.

HEX #4d3c2d
RGB Decimal rgb(77,60,45)
RGB Percentage 42%, 33%, 25%
CMYK 0, 6.67, 12.55, 69.8
HSL hsl(28.13,26.23%,23.92%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(28.13,41.56%,30.2%)
CIE-LAB lab(26.7318,5.0144,12.1096)
XYZ xyz(5.1501,4.999,3.1761)