Magenta is made from combining red and blue. Magenta is part of the subtractive primary color set, which also includes yellow and cyan. The additive primary color set contains red, blue and green. More »

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Magenta is a color that has as a deep, purplish-red hue that is one of the subtractive primary colors, complementary to the color green. A dye bearing the color was discovered in 1859, and it was called fuschine. The col... More »

When used for printing purposes, the color black is made by combining cyan (a color halfway between green and blue on the color wheel), magenta and yellow. Cyan, magenta and yellow are created when red, green and blue ar... More »

When the colors pink and purple are mixed together, the resulting color is a magenta or light plum color. The new color's hue depends on the amount of purple and pink used in the mixture. More »

For the additive set of primary colors, mixing red and blue makes magenta, blue and green make cyan, and green and red make yellow. For the subtractive set of primary colors, mixing together magenta and yellow makes red,... More »

As one of the primary colors, red can only be mixed by combining magenta and yellow paint, dye or ink. Along with red, other primary colors include green and blue. More »

According to basic color theory, purple, as a secondary color, can be harmonized with the primary colors blue and red, as well as the tertiary colors red-purple (often called magenta) and blue-purple (often called ultram... More »