Amazing Amethyst Color


Amazing Amethyst is pale, warm-toned shade of cool red. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm cyan, warm blue or warm green

Inverse Color #7f9a97
Complementary Color #657f7c
Color Shade: cool red (353.33° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 44.9% (better contrasting with white)
Amazing Amethyst Color Sample
Amazing Amethyst Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #806568

If you're looking for a similar cool red shade, there are some better alternatives to Amazing Amethyst Color. The Concerto color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a red magenta bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Berries and Cream (#9e6a75) for more energetic effect. Try Bohemian Jazz as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#657f7c is the best complementary color to Amazing Amethyst. Warm cyan shades generally complement the cool red hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #806568 complementary color is Sirocco, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm magenta, cool red, and warm red colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Falcon are #7f6575 and #7f6f65. Thus found on the left and right of #806568 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Falcon and Sand Dune colors as they work well with Amazing Amethyst.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Amazing Amethyst palette consists of #65757f and #657f6f colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#657f7c). Try Nevada and Viridian Green colors in combination with #806568, 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 #806568 offers a combination of cool blue and warm green shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Amazing Amethyst. Thus Comet and Glade Green giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Amazing Amethyst contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Sirocco, Limed Ash, and Rum split by 90° on the color wheel. #806568 square combo is a palette of cool red, cool yellow, warm cyan and warm 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. Amazing Amethyst tetradic combo consists of warm cyan complementary color (#657f7c) and two others. The Glade Green is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Rum – 120° from the complementary Sirocco. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #687f65 and #7c657f.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #806568 is made of 38% red, 30% green and 31% blue. In a HSL mode Amazing Amethyst has a hue angle of 353.33°, a saturation of 11.79% and a lightness of 44.9%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #806568 is made of 0% cyan, 10.59% magenta, 9.42% yellow and 49.8% black ink.

HEX #806568
RGB Decimal rgb(128,101,104)
RGB Percentage 38%, 30%, 31%
CMYK 0, 10.59, 9.42, 49.8
HSL hsl(353.33,11.79%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(353.33,21.09%,50.2%)
CIE-LAB lab(45.4915,11.3406,2.4382)
XYZ xyz(16.0545,14.896,15.1258)