Alden Till Color


Alden Till is pale, 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 #85b4b6
Complementary Color #497779
Color Shade: mid red (2.45° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 38.24% (better contrasting with white)
Alden Till Color Sample
Alden Till Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #7a4b49

If you're looking for a similar mid red shade, there are some better alternatives to Alden Till Color. The Divine Wine color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Spicy Cayenne (#9b5b4f) for more energetic effect. Try Roulette as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#497779 is the best complementary color to Alden Till. 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 #7a4b49 complementary color is Faded Jade, 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 Roman Coffee are #79495f and #796349. Thus found on the left and right of #7a4b49 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Cannon Pink and Roman Coffee colors as they work well with Alden Till.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Alden Till palette consists of #495f79 and #497963 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#497779). Try Blue Bayoux and Como colors in combination with #7a4b49, 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 #7a4b49 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 Alden Till. Thus East Bay and Hippie Green giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Alden Till contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Faded Jade, Dingley, and Mulled Wine split by 90° on the color wheel. #7a4b49 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. Alden Till tetradic combo consists of mid cyan complementary color (#497779) and two others. The Hippie Green is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Cannon Pink – 120° from the complementary Faded Jade. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #49794b and #794977.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #7a4b49 is made of 45% red, 28% green and 27% blue. In a HSL mode Alden Till has a hue angle of 2.45°, a saturation of 25.13% and a lightness of 38.24%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #7a4b49 is made of 0% cyan, 18.43% magenta, 19.21% yellow and 52.16% black ink.

HEX #7a4b49
RGB Decimal rgb(122,75,73)
RGB Percentage 45%, 28%, 27%
CMYK 0, 18.43, 19.21, 52.16
HSL hsl(2.45,25.13%,38.24%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(2.45,40.16%,47.84%)
CIE-LAB lab(37.2082,19.6956,9.5828)
XYZ xyz(11.7447,9.6508,7.5471)