Amazonian Color


Amazonian 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 #59b
Complementary Color #4387aa
Color Shade: warm red (20° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 46.67% (better contrasting with white)
Amazonian Color Sample
Amazonian Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #aa6644

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Amazonian Color. The Chocolate Stain color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid red bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Fuegan Orange (#c77e4d) for more energetic effect. Try Artisan Tile as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#4387aa is the best complementary color to Amazonian. 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 #a64 complementary color is Steel 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 White are #aa4355 and #aa9943. Thus found on the left and right of #a64 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Hippie Pink and Husk colors as they work well with Amazonian.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Amazonian palette consists of #4355aa and #43aa99 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#4387aa). Try San Marino and Keppel colors in combination with #a64, 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 #a64 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 Amazonian. Thus Royal Purple and Chateau Green giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Amazonian contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Steel Blue, Apple, and Vivid Violet split by 90° on the color wheel. #a64 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. Amazonian tetradic combo consists of cool cyan complementary color (#4387aa) and two others. The Chateau Green is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Rouge – 120° from the complementary Steel Blue. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #43aa66 and #aa4387.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #aa6644 is made of 50% red, 30% green and 20% blue. In a HSL mode Amazonian has a hue angle of 20°, a saturation of 42.86% and a lightness of 46.67%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #aa6644 is made of 0% cyan, 26.67% magenta, 40% yellow and 33.33% black ink.

HEX #aa6644
RGB Decimal rgb(170,102,68)
RGB Percentage 50%, 30%, 20%
CMYK 0, 26.67, 40, 33.33
HSL hsl(20,42.86%,46.67%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(20,60%,66.67%)
CIE-LAB lab(50.0567,23.9902,30.6364)
XYZ xyz(22.3723,18.4661,7.854)