Amorphous Rose Color


Amorphous Rose is pale, cool-toned shade of violet. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with yellow green, mid cyan or orange

Inverse Color #4e5848
Complementary Color #adb7a7
Color Shade: violet (277.5° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 68.63% (better contrasting with white)
Amorphous Rose Color Sample
Amorphous Rose Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #b1a7b7

If you're looking for a similar violet shade, there are some better alternatives to Amorphous Rose Color. The French Grey color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a warm blue bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Nana (#a08da7) for more energetic effect. Try Glossy Grape as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#adb7a7 is the best complementary color to Amorphous Rose. Yellow green shades generally complement the violet hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #b1a7b7 complementary color is Green Spring, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid blue, violet, and mid magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Chatelle are #a9a7b7 and #b7a7b5. Thus found on the left and right of #b1a7b7 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Spun Pearl and Shady Lady colors as they work well with Amorphous Rose.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Amorphous Rose palette consists of #a7b7a9 and #b5b7a7 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#adb7a7). Try Edward and Eagle colors in combination with #b1a7b7, 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 #b1a7b7 offers a combination of green cyan and orange shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Amorphous Rose. Thus Edward and Nomad giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Amorphous Rose contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Green Spring, Martini, and Hit Gray split by 90° on the color wheel. #b1a7b7 square combo is a palette of violet, mid red, yellow green and mid cyan 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. Amorphous Rose tetradic combo consists of yellow green complementary color (#adb7a7) and two others. The Nomad is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Aluminium – 120° from the complementary Green Spring. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #b7b1a7 and #a7adb7.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #b1a7b7 is made of 34% red, 32% green and 35% blue. In a HSL mode Amorphous Rose has a hue angle of 277.5°, a saturation of 10% and a lightness of 68.63%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #b1a7b7 is made of 2.35% cyan, 6.27% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.24% black ink.

HEX #b1a7b7
RGB Decimal rgb(177,167,183)
RGB Percentage 34%, 32%, 35%
CMYK 2.35, 6.27, 0, 28.24
HSL hsl(277.5,10%,68.63%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(277.5,8.74%,71.76%)
CIE-LAB lab(69.7559,6.6036,-6.921)
XYZ xyz(40.4974,40.4034,50.4639)