Kiss Color


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

Inverse Color #2d7358
Complementary Color #8cd1b7
Color Shade: red magenta (336.86° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 68.63% (better contrasting with white)
Kiss Color Sample
Kiss Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #d28ca7

If you're looking for a similar red magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Kiss Color. The Sekichiku Pink color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a warm magenta bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Silk Ribbon (#c86e8b) for more energetic effect. Try Hopbush as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#8cd1b7 is the best complementary color to Kiss. Green cyan shades generally complement the red magenta hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #d28ca7 complementary color is Vista Blue, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid magenta, red magenta, and mid red colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Can Can are #d18cc9 and #d1948c. Thus found on the left and right of #d28ca7 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Viola and My Pink colors as they work well with Kiss.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Kiss palette consists of #8cc9d1 and #8cd194 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#8cd1b7). Try Half Baked and De York colors in combination with #d28ca7, 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 #d28ca7 offers a combination of blue cyan and yellow green shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Kiss. Thus Polo Blue and Feijoa giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Kiss contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Vista Blue, Pine Glade, and East Side split by 90° on the color wheel. #d28ca7 square combo is a palette of red magenta, mid yellow, green cyan and mid 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. Kiss tetradic combo consists of green cyan complementary color (#8cd1b7) and two others. The Feijoa is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and East Side – 120° from the complementary Vista Blue. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #a7d18c and #b68cd1.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #d28ca7 is made of 41% red, 27% green and 32% blue. In a HSL mode Kiss has a hue angle of 336.86°, a saturation of 43.75% and a lightness of 68.63%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #d28ca7 is made of 0% cyan, 27.45% magenta, 16.86% yellow and 17.65% black ink.

HEX #d28ca7
RGB Decimal rgb(210,140,167)
RGB Percentage 41%, 27%, 32%
CMYK 0, 27.45, 16.86, 17.65
HSL hsl(336.86,43.75%,68.63%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(336.86,33.33%,82.35%)
CIE-LAB lab(65.9412,30.4382,-3.263)
XYZ xyz(42.9315,35.2478,41.1)