Amaranth Deep Purple Color


Amaranth Deep Purple is soft, warm-toned shade of warm magenta. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool green, cool blue or cool yellow

Inverse Color #60d497
Complementary Color #2a9f62
Color Shade: warm magenta (328.45° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 39.61% (better contrasting with white)
Amaranth Deep Purple Color Sample
Amaranth Deep Purple Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #9f2b68

If you're looking for a similar warm magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Amaranth Deep Purple Color. The Lust Priestess color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid magenta bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Razzle Dazzle (#ba417b) for more calm effect. Try Dried Flower Purple as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#2a9f62 is the best complementary color to Amaranth Deep Purple. Cool green shades generally complement the warm magenta hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #9f2b68 complementary color is Eucalyptus, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool magenta, warm magenta, and cool red colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Royal Heath are #9c2a9f and #9f2a2d. Thus found on the left and right of #9f2b68 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Seance and Mexican Red colors as they work well with Amaranth Deep Purple.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Amaranth Deep Purple palette consists of #2a9f9c and #2d9f2a colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#2a9f62). Try Jungle Green and Forest Green colors in combination with #9f2b68, 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 #9f2b68 offers a combination of cool cyan and cool yellow shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Amaranth Deep Purple. Thus St Tropaz and Olive Drab giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Amaranth Deep Purple contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Eucalyptus, Luxor Gold, and Governor Bay split by 90° on the color wheel. #9f2b68 square combo is a palette of warm magenta, warm yellow, cool green and cool 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. Amaranth Deep Purple tetradic combo consists of cool green complementary color (#2a9f62) and two others. The Olive Drab is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Daisy Bush – 120° from the complementary Eucalyptus. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #679f2a and #622a9f.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #9f2b68 is made of 52% red, 14% green and 34% blue. In a HSL mode Amaranth Deep Purple has a hue angle of 328.45°, a saturation of 57.43% and a lightness of 39.61%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #9f2b68 is made of 0% cyan, 45.49% magenta, 21.57% yellow and 37.65% black ink.

HEX #9f2b68
RGB Decimal rgb(159,43,104)
RGB Percentage 52%, 14%, 34%
CMYK 0, 45.49, 21.57, 37.65
HSL hsl(328.45,57.43%,39.61%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(328.45,72.96%,62.35%)
CIE-LAB lab(38.018,52.4796,-8.0864)
XYZ xyz(17.6606,10.0982,14.115)