Stormy Sunrise Color


Stormy Sunrise is pale, cool-toned shade of cool magenta. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm green, blue cyan or mid yellow

Inverse Color #375d37
Complementary Color #a1c8a1
Color Shade: cool magenta (300° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 70.98% (better contrasting with white)
Stormy Sunrise Color Sample
Stormy Sunrise Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #c8a2c8

If you're looking for a similar cool magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Stormy Sunrise Color. The Drama Violet color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a violet bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called African Violet (#b085b7) for more energetic effect. Try Lavender Sweater as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#a1c8a1 is the best complementary color to Stormy Sunrise. Warm green shades generally complement the cool magenta hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #c8a2c8 complementary color is Spring Rain, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm blue, cool magenta, and red magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Lilac are #b4a1c8 and #c8a1b4. Thus found on the left and right of #c8a2c8 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Logan and Lily colors as they work well with Stormy Sunrise.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Stormy Sunrise palette consists of #a1c8b4 and #b4c8a1 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#a1c8a1). Try Shadow Green and Rainee colors in combination with #c8a2c8, 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 #c8a2c8 offers a combination of mid cyan and mid yellow shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Stormy Sunrise. Thus Opal and Thistle Green giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Stormy Sunrise contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Spring Rain, Coral Reef, and Rock Blue split by 90° on the color wheel. #c8a2c8 square combo is a palette of cool magenta, warm red, warm green and blue 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. Stormy Sunrise tetradic combo consists of warm green complementary color (#a1c8a1) and two others. The Thistle Green is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Logan – 120° from the complementary Spring Rain. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #c7c8a1 and #a1a1c8.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #c8a2c8 is made of 36% red, 29% green and 36% blue. In a HSL mode Stormy Sunrise has a hue angle of 300°, a saturation of 25.68% and a lightness of 70.98%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #c8a2c8 is made of 0% cyan, 14.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.57% black ink.

HEX #c8a2c8
RGB Decimal rgb(200,162,200)
RGB Percentage 36%, 29%, 36%
CMYK 0, 14.9, 0, 21.57
HSL hsl(300,25.68%,70.98%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(300,19%,78.43%)
CIE-LAB lab(71.0705,20.5461,-14.1384)
XYZ xyz(47.1651,42.2902,60.3205)