Moonlit Mauve Color


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

Inverse Color #2d704f
Complementary Color #8fd2b1
Color Shade: red magenta (330.45° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 69.22% (better contrasting with white)
Moonlit Mauve Color Sample
Moonlit Mauve Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #d28fb0

If you're looking for a similar red magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Moonlit Mauve Color. The Fuchsia Kiss color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a warm magenta bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Pink Lavender (#d9afca) for more calm effect. Try Hopbush as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#8fd2b1 is the best complementary color to Moonlit Mauve. 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 #d28fb0 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 #d28fd1 and #d28f8f. Thus found on the left and right of #d28fb0 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Light Orchid and Puce colors as they work well with Moonlit Mauve.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Moonlit Mauve palette consists of #8fd1d2 and #8fd28f colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#8fd2b1). Try Half Baked and De York colors in combination with #d28fb0, 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 #d28fb0 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 Moonlit Mauve. Thus Polo Blue and Pine Glade giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Moonlit Mauve contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Vista Blue, Winter Hazel, and Blue Bell split by 90° on the color wheel. #d28fb0 square combo is a palette of red magenta, mid yellow, green cyan and cool 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. Moonlit Mauve tetradic combo consists of green cyan complementary color (#8fd2b1) and two others. The Pine Glade 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 #b0d28f and #b08fd2.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #d28fb0 is made of 40% red, 27% green and 33% blue. In a HSL mode Moonlit Mauve has a hue angle of 330.45°, a saturation of 42.68% and a lightness of 69.22%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #d28fb0 is made of 0% cyan, 26.27% magenta, 13.33% yellow and 17.65% black ink.

HEX #d28fb0
RGB Decimal rgb(210,143,176)
RGB Percentage 40%, 27%, 33%
CMYK 0, 26.27, 13.33, 17.65
HSL hsl(330.45,42.68%,69.22%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(330.45,31.9%,82.35%)
CIE-LAB lab(66.8859,30.2167,-6.929)
XYZ xyz(44.2373,36.4811,45.7843)