Hawaiian Tan Color


Hawaiian Tan is soft, warm-toned shade of warm red. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool cyan, cool magenta or cool green

Inverse Color #62a9e9
Complementary Color #165c9d
Color Shade: warm red (28.44° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 35.1% (better contrasting with white)
Hawaiian Tan Color Sample
Hawaiian Tan Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #9d5616

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Hawaiian Tan Color. The Marmalade color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Alloy Orange (#c46210) for more energetic effect. Try Autumn Maple as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#165c9d is the best complementary color to Hawaiian Tan. Cool cyan shades generally complement the warm red hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #9d5616 complementary color is Fun Blue, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool red, warm red, and warm yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Hawaiian Tan are #9d1619 and #9d9916. Thus found on the left and right of #9d5616 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Tamarillo and Lucky colors as they work well with Hawaiian Tan.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Hawaiian Tan palette consists of #16199d and #169d99 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#165c9d). Try Torea Bay and Eastern Blue colors in combination with #9d5616, 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 #9d5616 offers a combination of warm blue and cool green shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Hawaiian Tan. Thus Daisy Bush and Mountain Meadow giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Hawaiian Tan contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Fun Blue, La Palma, and Seance split by 90° on the color wheel. #9d5616 square combo is a palette of warm red, warm green, cool cyan and cool magenta 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. Hawaiian Tan tetradic combo consists of cool cyan complementary color (#165c9d) and two others. The Mountain Meadow is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Disco – 120° from the complementary Fun Blue. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #169d56 and #9d165c.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #9d5616 is made of 59% red, 32% green and 8% blue. In a HSL mode Hawaiian Tan has a hue angle of 28.44°, a saturation of 75.42% and a lightness of 35.1%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #9d5616 is made of 0% cyan, 27.84% magenta, 52.94% yellow and 38.43% black ink.

HEX #9d5616
RGB Decimal rgb(157,86,22)
RGB Percentage 59%, 32%, 8%
CMYK 0, 27.84, 52.94, 38.43
HSL hsl(28.44,75.42%,35.1%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(28.44,85.99%,61.57%)
CIE-LAB lab(44.0627,24.8907,46.5409)
XYZ xyz(17.3772,13.8816,2.5226)