Maverick Color


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

Inverse Color #273d2a
Complementary Color #c2d8c4
Color Shade: mid magenta (308.18° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 80.39% (better contrasting with black)
Maverick Color Sample
Maverick Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #d8c2d5

If you're looking for a similar mid magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Maverick Color. The Lilac Fluff color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool magenta bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Diluted Pink (#e9dfe8) for more calm effect. Try Tiara Jewel as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#c2d8c4 is the best complementary color to Maverick. Mid green shades generally complement the mid magenta hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #d8c2d5 complementary color is Sea Mist, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of violet, mid magenta, and red magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Maverick are #d0c2d8 and #d8c2ca. Thus found on the left and right of #d8c2d5 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Blue Haze and Maverick colors as they work well with Maverick.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Maverick palette consists of #c2d8d0 and #cad8c2 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#c2d8c4). Try Paris White and Pale Leaf colors in combination with #d8c2d5, 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 #d8c2d5 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 Maverick. Thus Jungle Mist and Moon Mist giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Maverick contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Sea Mist, Sisal, and Heather split by 90° on the color wheel. #d8c2d5 square combo is a palette of mid magenta, orange, mid 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. Maverick tetradic combo consists of mid green complementary color (#c2d8c4) and two others. The Moon Mist is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Blue Haze – 120° from the complementary Sea Mist. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #d5d8c2 and #c4c2d8.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #d8c2d5 is made of 35% red, 31% green and 34% blue. In a HSL mode Maverick has a hue angle of 308.18°, a saturation of 22% and a lightness of 80.39%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #d8c2d5 is made of 0% cyan, 8.63% magenta, 1.18% yellow and 15.29% black ink.

HEX #d8c2d5
RGB Decimal rgb(216,194,213)
RGB Percentage 35%, 31%, 34%
CMYK 0, 8.63, 1.18, 15.29
HSL hsl(308.18,22%,80.39%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(308.18,10.19%,84.71%)
CIE-LAB lab(80.7313,11.0674,-6.6547)
XYZ xyz(59.6209,57.9866,71.001)