Agrellan Earth Color


Agrellan Earth is pale, 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 #5e83a6
Complementary Color #597da1
Color Shade: warm red (29.17° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 49.02% (better contrasting with white)
Agrellan Earth Color Sample
Agrellan Earth Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #a17c59

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Agrellan Earth Color. The Quail Valley 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 saturated alternative called Leather Work (#8a6347) for more energetic effect. Try Obscure Ochre as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#597da1 is the best complementary color to Agrellan Earth. 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 #a17c59 complementary color is Horizon, 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 Barley Corn are #a15959 and #a1a059. Thus found on the left and right of #a17c59 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Au Chico and Barley Corn colors as they work well with Agrellan Earth.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Agrellan Earth palette consists of #5959a1 and #59a1a0 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#597da1). Try Scampi and Breaker Bay colors in combination with #a17c59, 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 #a17c59 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 Agrellan Earth. Thus Deluge and Aqua Forest giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Agrellan Earth contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Horizon, Fruit Salad, and Trendy Pink split by 90° on the color wheel. #a17c59 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. Agrellan Earth tetradic combo consists of cool cyan complementary color (#597da1) and two others. The Aqua Forest is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Tapestry – 120° from the complementary Horizon. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #59a17c and #a1597d.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #a17c59 is made of 43% red, 33% green and 24% blue. In a HSL mode Agrellan Earth has a hue angle of 29.17°, a saturation of 28.8% and a lightness of 49.02%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #a17c59 is made of 0% cyan, 14.51% magenta, 28.24% yellow and 36.86% black ink.

HEX #a17c59
RGB Decimal rgb(161,124,89)
RGB Percentage 43%, 33%, 24%
CMYK 0, 14.51, 28.24, 36.86
HSL hsl(29.17,28.8%,49.02%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(29.17,44.72%,63.14%)
CIE-LAB lab(54.7761,9.6764,24.6029)
XYZ xyz(23.7088,22.7136,12.5858)