Aloeswood Color


Aloeswood is calm, 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 #95bcd2
Complementary Color #2c546a
Color Shade: warm red (21.64° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 29.61% (better contrasting with white)
Aloeswood Color Sample
Aloeswood Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #6a432d

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Aloeswood Color. The Rubber color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Burled Redwood (#8f4c3a) for more energetic effect. Try Dark Wood as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#2c546a is the best complementary color to Aloeswood. 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 #6a432d complementary color is San Juan, 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 Spice are #6a2c35 and #6a612c. Thus found on the left and right of #6a432d on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Buccaneer and Costa Del Sol colors as they work well with Aloeswood.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Aloeswood palette consists of #2c356a and #2c6a61 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#2c546a). Try Rhino and Casal colors in combination with #6a432d, 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 #6a432d 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 Aloeswood. Thus Jacarta and Amazon giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Aloeswood contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary San Juan, Killarney, and Bossanova split by 90° on the color wheel. #6a432d 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. Aloeswood tetradic combo consists of cool cyan complementary color (#2c546a) and two others. The Amazon is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Finn – 120° from the complementary San Juan. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #2c6a43 and #6a2c53.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #6a432d is made of 49% red, 31% green and 21% blue. In a HSL mode Aloeswood has a hue angle of 21.64°, a saturation of 40.4% and a lightness of 29.61%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #6a432d is made of 0% cyan, 15.3% magenta, 23.92% yellow and 58.43% black ink.

HEX #6a432d
RGB Decimal rgb(106,67,45)
RGB Percentage 49%, 31%, 21%
CMYK 0, 15.3, 23.92, 58.43
HSL hsl(21.64,40.4%,29.61%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(21.64,57.55%,41.57%)
CIE-LAB lab(32.4093,14.2726,20.2293)
XYZ xyz(8.4247,7.2679,3.4414)