Aged Brandy Color


Aged Brandy is calm, 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 #78bec0
Complementary Color #3f8487
Color Shade: mid red (1.67° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 38.82% (better contrasting with white)
Aged Brandy Color Sample
Aged Brandy Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #87413f

If you're looking for a similar mid red shade, there are some better alternatives to Aged Brandy Color. The Crail color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Volcanic (#a55749) for more energetic effect. Try Hot Sauce as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#3f8487 is the best complementary color to Aged Brandy. 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 #87413f complementary color is Ming, 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 Lotus are #873f60 and #87653f. Thus found on the left and right of #87413f on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Cannon Pink and Spicy Mix colors as they work well with Aged Brandy.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Aged Brandy palette consists of #3f6187 and #3f8765 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#3f8487). Try East Bay and Viridian colors in combination with #87413f, 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 #87413f 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 Aged Brandy. Thus Victoria and Goblin giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Aged Brandy contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Ming, Fern Green, and Affair split by 90° on the color wheel. #87413f 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. Aged Brandy tetradic combo consists of mid cyan complementary color (#3f8487) and two others. The Goblin is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Plum – 120° from the complementary Ming. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #3f8740 and #873f85.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #87413f is made of 51% red, 25% green and 24% blue. In a HSL mode Aged Brandy has a hue angle of 1.67°, a saturation of 36.36% and a lightness of 38.82%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #87413f is made of 0% cyan, 27.45% magenta, 28.23% yellow and 47.06% black ink.

HEX #87413f
RGB Decimal rgb(135,65,63)
RGB Percentage 51%, 25%, 24%
CMYK 0, 27.45, 28.23, 47.06
HSL hsl(1.67,36.36%,38.82%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(1.67,53.33%,52.94%)
CIE-LAB lab(36.5375,29.6937,15.2332)
XYZ xyz(12.7792,9.2904,5.8223)