Kirby Color


Kirby is soft, warm-toned shade of warm magenta. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool green, cool blue or cool yellow

Inverse Color #28b76b
Complementary Color #47d78b
Color Shade: warm magenta (328.11° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 56.27% (better contrasting with white)
Kirby Color Sample
Kirby Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #d74894

If you're looking for a similar warm magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Kirby Color. The China Pink color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid magenta bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Liseran Purple (#de6fa1) for more calm effect. Try Thulian Pink as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#47d78b is the best complementary color to Kirby. Cool green shades generally complement the warm magenta hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #d74894 complementary color is Shamrock, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool magenta, warm magenta, and cool red colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Cranberry are #d247d7 and #d7474c. Thus found on the left and right of #d74894 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Lavender and Valencia colors as they work well with Kirby.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Kirby palette consists of #47d7d2 and #4cd747 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#47d78b). Try Turquoise and Emerald colors in combination with #d74894, 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 #d74894 offers a combination of cool cyan and cool yellow shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Kirby. Thus Havelock Blue and Conifer giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Kirby contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Shamrock, Wattle, and Royal Blue split by 90° on the color wheel. #d74894 square combo is a palette of warm magenta, warm yellow, cool green 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. Kirby tetradic combo consists of cool green complementary color (#47d78b) and two others. The Conifer is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Medium Purple – 120° from the complementary Shamrock. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #93d747 and #8a47d7.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #d74894 is made of 49% red, 17% green and 34% blue. In a HSL mode Kirby has a hue angle of 328.11°, a saturation of 64.13% and a lightness of 56.27%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #d74894 is made of 0% cyan, 56.07% magenta, 26.27% yellow and 15.69% black ink.

HEX #d74894
RGB Decimal rgb(215,72,148)
RGB Percentage 49%, 17%, 34%
CMYK 0, 56.07, 26.27, 15.69
HSL hsl(328.11,64.13%,56.27%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(328.11,66.51%,84.31%)
CIE-LAB lab(53.1893,62.482,-11.1844)
XYZ xyz(35.687,21.2199,30.2319)