Amazonian Orchid Color


Amazonian Orchid is pale, 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 #587e62
Complementary Color #80a78b
Color Shade: warm magenta (315.79° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 58.04% (better contrasting with white)
Amazonian Orchid Color Sample
Amazonian Orchid Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #a7819d

If you're looking for a similar warm magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Amazonian Orchid Color. The Play Time color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid magenta bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Faded Orchid (#887383) for more calm effect. Try Rust Magenta as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#80a78b is the best complementary color to Amazonian Orchid. 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 #a7819d complementary color is Bay Leaf, 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 Bouquet are #9e80a7 and #a78089. Thus found on the left and right of #a7819d on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Amethyst Smoke and Pharlap colors as they work well with Amazonian Orchid.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Amazonian Orchid palette consists of #80a79e and #89a780 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#80a78b). Try Sea Nymph and Amulet colors in combination with #a7819d, 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 #a7819d 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 Amazonian Orchid. Thus Gumbo and Sage giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Amazonian Orchid contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Bay Leaf, Hillary, and Regent Gray split by 90° on the color wheel. #a7819d square combo is a palette of warm magenta, orange, 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. Amazonian Orchid tetradic combo consists of cool green complementary color (#80a78b) and two others. The Sage is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Kimberly – 120° from the complementary Bay Leaf. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #9da780 and #8a80a7.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #a7819d is made of 37% red, 28% green and 35% blue. In a HSL mode Amazonian Orchid has a hue angle of 315.79°, a saturation of 17.76% and a lightness of 58.04%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #a7819d is made of 0% cyan, 14.9% magenta, 3.92% yellow and 34.51% black ink.

HEX #a7819d
RGB Decimal rgb(167,129,157)
RGB Percentage 37%, 28%, 35%
CMYK 0, 14.9, 3.92, 34.51
HSL hsl(315.79,17.76%,58.04%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(315.79,22.75%,65.49%)
CIE-LAB lab(58.3681,19.397,-9.3158)
XYZ xyz(29.8724,26.3503,35.41)