IS MAGENTA A SHADE OF RED?!

PureRat 5/5/2023 12:28 pm 273

My friend has been trying to tell me that magenta is its own colour, but I say it's

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a shade of red like pink. If you add white to red it turns pink, if you add a little bit of purple to red it becomes magenta. TELL MEEE

this image is what we've been arguing about

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May 9, 2023 2:25 pm

yeah, its more red than purple. on the color wheel in our art class, magenta would basically be red-violet mixed with a bit of white.

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May 9, 2023 12:10 pm

it's red lol

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May 9, 2023 12:10 pm

@Glitchy_XDD: pink is just a lighter shade of red, magenta is a mix of red and purple

May 9, 2023 12:06 pm

Magenta is a color that is variously defined as purplish-red, reddish-purple, purplish, or mauvish-crimson.

May 5, 2023 1:44 pm

someone pull out an art program idk how to answer this lmao

May 5, 2023 1:37 pm

its a shade of red-violet

May 5, 2023 1:23 pm

Itsnt it both?

I always though as magenta as a mix of red & pink lol

May 5, 2023 1:11 pm

google it-/j

also yes , It is a shade rooted in nature descending from the red family

May 5, 2023 1:09 pm

ya majenta comes from red