Notes of Plum Color


Notes of Plum is deep, warm-toned shade of mid red. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with mid cyan, violet or mid green

Inverse Color #88f0fa
Complementary Color #046d77
Color Shade: mid red (5.26° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 24.31% (better contrasting with white)
Notes of Plum Color Sample
Notes of Plum Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #770f05

If you're looking for a similar mid red shade, there are some better alternatives to Notes of Plum Color. The Lonely Chocolate color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool red bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Mahogany (#4e0606) for more calm effect. Try Natural Leather as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#046d77 is the best complementary color to Notes of Plum. Mid cyan shades generally complement the mid red hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #770f05 complementary color is Mosque, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of red magenta, mid red, and orange colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Dark Burgundy are #770434 and #774804. Thus found on the left and right of #770f05 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Siren and Antique Bronze colors as they work well with Notes of Plum.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Notes of Plum palette consists of #043377 and #047748 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#046d77). Try Catalina Blue and Watercourse colors in combination with #770f05, 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 #770f05 offers a combination of mid blue and mid green shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Notes of Plum. Thus Navy Blue and Japanese Laurel giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Notes of Plum contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Mosque, Japanese Laurel, and Kingfisher Daisy split by 90° on the color wheel. #770f05 square combo is a palette of mid red, yellow green, mid cyan and violet 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. Notes of Plum tetradic combo consists of mid cyan complementary color (#046d77) and two others. The Japanese Laurel is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Cardinal Pink – 120° from the complementary Mosque. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #04770f and #77046d.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #770f05 is made of 86% red, 11% green and 4% blue. In a HSL mode Notes of Plum has a hue angle of 5.26°, a saturation of 91.94% and a lightness of 24.31%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #770f05 is made of 0% cyan, 40.79% magenta, 44.71% yellow and 53.33% black ink.

HEX #770f05
RGB Decimal rgb(119,15,5)
RGB Percentage 86%, 11%, 4%
CMYK 0, 40.79, 44.71, 53.33
HSL hsl(5.26,91.94%,24.31%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(5.26,95.8%,46.67%)
CIE-LAB lab(24.5591,42.513,34.3729)
XYZ xyz(7.806,4.2745,0.5572)