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Amaranth Deep Purple Color

Color Name: Amaranth Deep Purple
Hex Color Code: #9F2B68
RGB Color Code: RGB(159, 43, 104)
CMYK Values *: 0.00%, 72.96%, 34.59%, 37.65%

Amaranth deep purple is a tone of amaranth, and the source of the color is a book by Maerz and Paul - A Dictionary of Color.

What color is Amaranth Deep Purple?

Amaranth Deep Purple color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Amaranth Deep Purple is #9F2B68, and the RGB color code is RGB(159, 43, 104).

In the RGB color model, Amaranth Deep Purple has a red value of 159, a green value of 43, and a blue value of 104. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 73.0% magenta, 34.6% yellow, and 37.6% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 328.4° (degrees), 57.4 % saturation, and 39.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Amaranth Deep Purple has a hue of 328.4° (degrees), 73.0 % saturation and 62.4 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

Amaranth Deep Purple color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(159, 43, 104)

Red 159 (62.4%)
Green 43 (16.9%)
Blue 104 (40.8%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 72.96%
Yellow 34.59%
Key 37.65%


Hue 328.45°
Saturation 57.43 %.
Lightness 39.61 %.


Hue 328.45°
Saturation 72.96 %.
Brightness / Value 62.35 %.
LRV ~ 10.1 %
Munsell Color System 5.8RP 3.6/11.3
XYZ X : 17.66
Y : 10.1
Z : 14.12
YXY Y1 : 10.1
X : 0.42
Y2 : 0.24
CMY C : 37.65%
M : 83.14%
Y : 59.22%
CIE-Lab L : 38.02
A : 52.48
B : -8.09
CIE-Lch L : 38.02
C : 53.1
H : 351.24
CIE-Luv L : 38.02
U : 67.32
V : -19.07
Hunter-Lab L : 31.78
A : 43.59
B : -4.09

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Color Combinations

Amaranth Deep Purple - #9F2B68 Color Schemes and Palettes

Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Amaranth Deep Purple. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette


Tetradic Color Scheme Palette


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Color Images

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