Alaea Color


Alaea 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 #7ea7a4
Complementary Color #58817e
Color Shade: cool red (355.61° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 42.55% (better contrasting with white)
Alaea Color Sample
Alaea Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #81585b

If you're looking for a similar cool red shade, there are some better alternatives to Alaea Color. The Dark Sakura color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a red magenta bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Plum Truffle (#675657) for more calm effect. Try Berries and Cream as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#58817e is the best complementary color to Alaea. 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 #81585b complementary color is Cutty Sark, 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 Russett are #81586f and #816958. Thus found on the left and right of #81585b on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Falcon and Shadow colors as they work well with Alaea.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Alaea palette consists of #586f81 and #588169 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#58817e). Try Blue Bayoux and Spring Leaves colors in combination with #81585b, 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 #81585b 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 Alaea. Thus Comet and Glade Green giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Alaea contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Cutty Sark, Highland, and Smoky split by 90° on the color wheel. #81585b 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. Alaea tetradic combo consists of warm cyan complementary color (#58817e) and two others. The Glade Green is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Trendy Pink – 120° from the complementary Cutty Sark. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #5a8158 and #7e5881.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #81585b is made of 42% red, 29% green and 30% blue. In a HSL mode Alaea has a hue angle of 355.61°, a saturation of 18.89% and a lightness of 42.55%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #81585b is made of 0% cyan, 16.08% magenta, 14.9% yellow and 49.41% black ink.

HEX #81585b
RGB Decimal rgb(129,88,91)
RGB Percentage 42%, 29%, 30%
CMYK 0, 16.08, 14.9, 49.41
HSL hsl(355.61,18.89%,42.55%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(355.61,31.78%,50.59%)
CIE-LAB lab(41.8479,17.3983,5.115)
XYZ xyz(14.4313,12.4019,11.5307)