Aged Whisky Color


Aged Whisky is calm, 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 #628eb8
Complementary Color #47739d
Color Shade: warm red (29.3° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 44.71% (better contrasting with white)
Aged Whisky Color Sample
Aged Whisky Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #9d7147

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Aged Whisky Color. The Fall Harvest color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid red bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Rodeo (#7f5e46) for more calm effect. Try Coffee Bar as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#47739d is the best complementary color to Aged Whisky. 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 #9d7147 complementary color is Wedgewood, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid red, warm red, and warm yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Cape Palliser are #9d4747 and #9d9b47. Thus found on the left and right of #9d7147 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Copper Rust and Sycamore colors as they work well with Aged Whisky.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Aged Whisky palette consists of #47489d and #479d9b colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#47739d). Try Victoria and Hippie Blue colors in combination with #9d7147, 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 #9d7147 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 Aged Whisky. Thus Affair and Ocean Green giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Aged Whisky contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Wedgewood, Fruit Salad, and Vivid Violet split by 90° on the color wheel. #9d7147 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. Aged Whisky tetradic combo consists of cool cyan complementary color (#47739d) and two others. The Ocean Green is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Vin Rouge – 120° from the complementary Wedgewood. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #479d71 and #9d4773.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #9d7147 is made of 46% red, 33% green and 21% blue. In a HSL mode Aged Whisky has a hue angle of 29.3°, a saturation of 37.72% and a lightness of 44.71%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #9d7147 is made of 0% cyan, 17.26% magenta, 33.73% yellow and 38.43% black ink.

HEX #9d7147
RGB Decimal rgb(157,113,71)
RGB Percentage 46%, 33%, 21%
CMYK 0, 17.26, 33.73, 38.43
HSL hsl(29.3,37.72%,44.71%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(29.3,54.78%,61.57%)
CIE-LAB lab(51.1903,12.4038,30.0071)
XYZ xyz(20.9471,19.4333,8.6082)