Voodoo Color


Voodoo is calm, cool-toned shade of cool magenta. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm green, cool cyan or warm yellow

Inverse Color #accbaa
Complementary Color #355534
Color Shade: cool magenta (296.36° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 26.86% (better contrasting with white)
Voodoo Color Sample
Voodoo Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #533455

If you're looking for a similar cool magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Voodoo Color. The Kokimurasaki Purple color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a violet bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Sunset Purple (#6f456e) for more calm effect. Try Spiced Plum as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#355534 is the best complementary color to Voodoo. Warm green shades generally complement the cool magenta hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #533455 complementary color is Tom Thumb, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm blue, cool magenta, and warm magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Voodoo are #423455 and #553446. Thus found on the left and right of #533455 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Martinique and Eggplant colors as they work well with Voodoo.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Voodoo palette consists of #345542 and #465534 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#355534). Try Stromboli and Tom Thumb colors in combination with #533455, 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 #533455 offers a combination of warm cyan and warm yellow shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Voodoo. Thus Stromboli and Verdigris giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Voodoo contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Tom Thumb, Judge Gray, and Oxford Blue split by 90° on the color wheel. #533455 square combo is a palette of cool magenta, warm red, warm green and cool cyan 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. Voodoo tetradic combo consists of warm green complementary color (#355534) and two others. The Verdigris is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Martinique – 120° from the complementary Tom Thumb. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #555334 and #343555.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #533455 is made of 38% red, 24% green and 39% blue. In a HSL mode Voodoo has a hue angle of 296.36°, a saturation of 24.09% and a lightness of 26.86%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #533455 is made of 0.78% cyan, 12.94% magenta, 0% yellow and 66.67% black ink.

HEX #533455
RGB Decimal rgb(83,52,85)
RGB Percentage 38%, 24%, 39%
CMYK 0.78, 12.94, 0, 66.67
HSL hsl(296.36,24.09%,26.86%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(296.36,38.82%,33.33%)
CIE-LAB lab(26.5943,20.189,-14.3577)
XYZ xyz(6.435,4.9509,9.2108)