Buffalo Dance Color


Buffalo Dance 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 #96a9ba
Complementary Color #455869
Color Shade: warm red (28.33° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 34.12% (better contrasting with white)
Buffalo Dance Color Sample
Buffalo Dance Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #695645

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Buffalo Dance Color. The Chester Brown 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 Lizard Legs (#7f6944) for more energetic effect. Try Suede Leather as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#455869 is the best complementary color to Buffalo Dance. 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 #695645 complementary color is Fiord, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid red, warm red, and warm yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Tobacco Brown are #694545 and #696845. Thus found on the left and right of #695645 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Ferra and Finch colors as they work well with Buffalo Dance.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Buffalo Dance palette consists of #454569 and #456968 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#455869). Try Mulled Wine and Cutty Sark colors in combination with #695645, 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 #695645 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 Buffalo Dance. Thus Mulled Wine and Mineral Green giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Buffalo Dance contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Fiord, Axolotl, and Voodoo split by 90° on the color wheel. #695645 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. Buffalo Dance tetradic combo consists of cool cyan complementary color (#455869) and two others. The Mineral Green is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Eggplant – 120° from the complementary Fiord. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #456956 and #694558.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #695645 is made of 40% red, 33% green and 27% blue. In a HSL mode Buffalo Dance has a hue angle of 28.33°, a saturation of 20.69% and a lightness of 34.12%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #695645 is made of 0% cyan, 7.45% magenta, 14.12% yellow and 58.82% black ink.

HEX #695645
RGB Decimal rgb(105,86,69)
RGB Percentage 40%, 33%, 27%
CMYK 0, 7.45, 14.12, 58.82
HSL hsl(28.33,20.69%,34.12%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(28.33,34.29%,41.18%)
CIE-LAB lab(38.0008,5.0584,12.8381)
XYZ xyz(10.2277,10.0885,7.0384)