Vintage Magenta has the hex code #942194. The equivalent RGB values are (148, 33, 148), which means it is composed of
45% red, 10% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:78 Y:0 K:42. In the HSV/HSB scale, Vintage Magenta has a hue of 300°, 78% saturation and a brightness value of 58%. Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.
Vintage Magenta is a darker and unsaturated shade of web magenta with beautiful bright green as the complement. The color can be used in HTML, CSS and other web applications by its hexadecimal, RGB, HSB or CMYK color values.
The complement of Vintage Magenta is Forest Green (Web) with the hex code #219421. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #942194 color is offered by #219421. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.
The analogous colors of Vintage Magenta (#942194) are Dark Raspberry (#94215B) and American Violet (#5B2194). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Vintage Magenta with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Vintage Magenta (#942194) are #5B9421 (Olive Drab (#3)) and #21945B (Sea Green). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.
Vintage Magenta triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #949421 (Citron) and #219494 (Jungle Green) along with #942194 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Vintage Magenta has four colors - #949421 (Citron), #219421 (Forest Green (Web)) and #212194 (Cosmic Cobalt) in addition to the base color (#942194). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.
Vintage Magenta square color palette has #945B21 (Golden Brown), #219421 (Forest Green (Web)) and #215B94 (Cyan Cobalt Blue). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°. Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.
Vintage Magenta Color Rainbow Palette
Our Vintage Magenta rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.