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Amaranth Purple Color

HEX #6A397B / RGB (106, 57, 123)

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What is Amaranth Purple Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 19-3536 TCX, Amaranth Purple color hex code is #6A397B with RGB equivalent (106, 57, 123). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Amaranth Purple can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Amaranth Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#6A397B
RGB Values(106, 57, 123)
CMYK Values(14%, 54%, 0%, 52%)
HSV/HSB Values(285°, 54%, 48%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#95C684 [Dark Sea Green]
Pantone®19-3536 TCX
Closest RAL4008 [Signal violet]
Complementary Color#4A7B39 [Fern Green]
Amaranth Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4F4F4F
Weighted Average (Luma)#484848
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8C8C8C

Amaranth Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6A397B. Complementary color is 4A7B39

Complementary Palette

The complement of Amaranth Purple is Fern Green with the hex code #4A7B39. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6A397B color is offered by #4A7B39. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (6A397B, 7B396B and 49397B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Amaranth Purple (#6A397B) are Boysenberry (#7B396B) and Regalia (#49397B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Amaranth Purple 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (6A397B, 6B7B39 and 397B49)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Amaranth Purple (#6A397B) are #6B7B39 (Mustard Green) and #397B49 (Amazon). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (6A397B, 7B6A39 and 397B6A)

Triadic Palette

Amaranth Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7B6A39 (Coyote Brown) and #397B6A (Deep Aquamarine) along with #6A397B create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (6A397B, 7B6A39, 4A7B39 and 394A7B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Amaranth Purple has four colors - #7B6A39 (Coyote Brown), #4A7B39 (Fern Green) and #394A7B (Metallic Blue) in addition to the base color (#6A397B). 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.

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Square color palette with (6A397B, 7B4939, 4A7B39 and 396B7B)

Square Palette

Amaranth Purple square color palette has #7B4939 (Bole), #4A7B39 (Fern Green) and #396B7B (Ming). 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.

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Rainbow color

Amaranth Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Amaranth Purple 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Amaranth Purple Color


  • Transparent 886195886195
  • Transparent 9774A39774A3
  • Transparent A688B0A688B0
  • Transparent B59CBDB59CBD
  • Transparent C3B0CAC3B0CA
  • Transparent D2C4D7D2C4D7
  • Transparent E1D7E5E1D7E5
  • Transparent F0EBF2F0EBF2


  • Transparent 6E477C6E477C
  • Transparent 714E7D714E7D
  • Transparent 73557D73557D
  • Transparent 755D7E755D7E
  • Transparent 77647E77647E
  • Transparent 796B7F796B7F
  • Transparent 7C727F7C727F
  • Transparent 7E79807E7980


  • Transparent 552E62552E62
  • Transparent 4A28564A2856
  • Transparent 40224A40224A
  • Transparent 351D3E351D3E
  • Transparent 2A17312A1731
  • Transparent 201125201125
  • Transparent 150B19150B19
  • Transparent 0B060C0B060C

Amaranth Purple Color Patterns

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    Amaranth Purple Polka Dots Pattern

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    Amaranth Purple Honeycomb Pattern

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    Amaranth Purple Leaves Pattern

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    Amaranth Purple Houndstooth Pattern

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    Amaranth Purple Trellis Pattern

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    Amaranth Purple Plaid Pattern

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