Rodeo Dust Color


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

Inverse Color #364d64
Complementary Color #9bb1c9
Color Shade: warm red (30° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 69.8% (better contrasting with white)
Rodeo Dust Color Sample
Rodeo Dust Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #c9b29b

If you're looking for a similar warm red shade, there are some better alternatives to Rodeo Dust Color. The Lanyard color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid red bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Warm Hearth (#be9677) for more energetic effect. Try Warm Taupe as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#9bb1c9 is the best complementary color to Rodeo Dust. Blue cyan shades generally complement the warm red hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #c9b29b complementary color is Rock Blue, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid red, warm red, and mid yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Rodeo Dust are #c99b9b and #c8c99b. Thus found on the left and right of #c9b29b on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Oriental Pink and Chino colors as they work well with Rodeo Dust.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Rodeo Dust palette consists of #9b9bc9 and #9bc8c9 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#9bb1c9). Try Blue Bell and Shadow Green colors in combination with #c9b29b, 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 #c9b29b 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 Rodeo Dust. Thus East Side and Shadow Green giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Rodeo Dust contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Rock Blue, Spring Rain, and Lilac split by 90° on the color wheel. #c9b29b square combo is a palette of warm red, warm green, blue cyan and mid 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. Rodeo Dust tetradic combo consists of blue cyan complementary color (#9bb1c9) and two others. The Shadow Green is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Viola – 120° from the complementary Rock Blue. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #9bc9b2 and #c99bb2.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #c9b29b is made of 38% red, 33% green and 29% blue. In a HSL mode Rodeo Dust has a hue angle of 30°, a saturation of 29.87% and a lightness of 69.8%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #c9b29b is made of 0% cyan, 9.02% magenta, 18.04% yellow and 21.18% black ink.

HEX #c9b29b
RGB Decimal rgb(201,178,155)
RGB Percentage 38%, 33%, 29%
CMYK 0, 9.02, 18.04, 21.18
HSL hsl(30,29.87%,69.8%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(30,22.89%,78.82%)
CIE-LAB lab(73.9492,4.6357,14.7824)
XYZ xyz(45.9242,46.6249,37.5894)