Illusion Color


Illusion is calm, 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 #095b36
Complementary Color #a4f6d1
Color Shade: red magenta (332.93° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 80.39% (better contrasting with white)
Illusion Color Sample
Illusion Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #f6a4c9

If you're looking for a similar red magenta shade, there are some better alternatives to Illusion Color. The Chantilly color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a warm magenta bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Tea Rose (#f883c2) for more energetic effect. Try Carnation Bouquet as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#a4f6d1 is the best complementary color to Illusion. 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 #f6a4c9 complementary color is Ice Cold, 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 Illusion are #f6a4f1 and #f6a8a4. Thus found on the left and right of #f6a4c9 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Lavender Rose and Wewak colors as they work well with Illusion.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Illusion palette consists of #a4f1f6 and #a4f6a8 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#a4f6d1). Try Charlotte and Gossip colors in combination with #f6a4c9, 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 #f6a4c9 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 Illusion. Thus Perano and Gossip giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Illusion contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Ice Cold, Sandwisp, and Perano split by 90° on the color wheel. #f6a4c9 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. Illusion tetradic combo consists of green cyan complementary color (#a4f6d1) and two others. The Gossip is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Perfume – 120° from the complementary Ice Cold. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #c8f6a4 and #d1a4f6.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #f6a4c9 is made of 40% red, 27% green and 33% blue. In a HSL mode Illusion has a hue angle of 332.93°, a saturation of 82% and a lightness of 80.39%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #f6a4c9 is made of 0% cyan, 32.16% magenta, 17.65% yellow and 3.53% black ink.

HEX #f6a4c9
RGB Decimal rgb(246,164,201)
RGB Percentage 40%, 27%, 33%
CMYK 0, 32.16, 17.65, 3.53
HSL hsl(332.93,82%,80.39%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(332.93,33.33%,96.47%)
CIE-LAB lab(76.2902,35.4188,-6.4)
XYZ xyz(61.8241,50.3608,61.7205)