Majestic Plum Color


Majestic Plum is pale, warm-toned shade of warm magenta. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool green, cool blue or cool yellow

Inverse Color #7f9e8c
Complementary Color #61806d
Color Shade: warm magenta (325.16° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 44.12% (better contrasting with white)
Majestic Plum Color Sample
Majestic Plum Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #806173

If you're looking for a similar warm magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Majestic Plum Color. The Pineal Pink color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid magenta bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Purple Rubiate (#8b7880) for more calm effect. Try Mauve Mystery as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#61806d is the best complementary color to Majestic Plum. Cool green shades generally complement the warm magenta hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #806173 complementary color is Viridian Green, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool magenta, warm magenta, and cool red colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Falcon are #7d6180 and #806163. Thus found on the left and right of #806173 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Rum and Falcon colors as they work well with Majestic Plum.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Majestic Plum palette consists of #61807d and #638061 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#61806d). Try Cutty Sark and Glade Green colors in combination with #806173, 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 #806173 offers a combination of cool cyan and cool yellow shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Majestic Plum. Thus Nevada and Limed Ash giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Majestic Plum contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Viridian Green, Clay Creek, and Comet split by 90° on the color wheel. #806173 square combo is a palette of warm magenta, warm yellow, cool green and cool blue 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. Majestic Plum tetradic combo consists of cool green complementary color (#61806d) and two others. The Limed Ash is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Dolphin – 120° from the complementary Viridian Green. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #738061 and #6d6180.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #806173 is made of 38% red, 29% green and 34% blue. In a HSL mode Majestic Plum has a hue angle of 325.16°, a saturation of 13.78% and a lightness of 44.12%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #806173 is made of 0% cyan, 12.16% magenta, 5.1% yellow and 49.8% black ink.

HEX #806173
RGB Decimal rgb(128,97,115)
RGB Percentage 38%, 29%, 34%
CMYK 0, 12.16, 5.1, 49.8
HSL hsl(325.16,13.78%,44.12%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(325.16,24.22%,50.2%)
CIE-LAB lab(44.7679,15.698,-5.2713)
XYZ xyz(16.2713,14.3764,18.137)