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Aster Purple Color

HEX #7D74A8 / RGB (125, 116, 168)

Pastel Purple Aster

What is Aster Purple Color?

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Aster Purple comes from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list and has the PMS number 17-3826 TCX. It is not included in the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. Aster Purple color hex code is #7D74A8 with RGB equivalent (125, 116, 168). It can be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
The CMYK values of this color are not available on the Pantone web site and the ones listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code.

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Aster Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#7D74A8
RGB Values(125, 116, 168)
CMYK Values(26%, 31%, 0%, 34%)
HSV/HSB Values(250°, 31%, 66%)
Closest Web Safe#666699
Inverse Color#828B57 [Moss Green]
Pantone®17-3826 TCX
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#9FA874 [Olivine]
Aster Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7C7C7C
Weighted Average (Luma)#7A7A7A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B2B2B2

Aster Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 7D74A8. Complementary color is 9FA874

Complementary Palette

The complement of Aster Purple is Olivine with the hex code #9FA874. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #7D74A8 color is offered by #9FA874. 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 (7D74A8, 9774A8 and 7485A8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Aster Purple (#7D74A8) are Purple Mountain Majesty (#9774A8) and Shadow Blue (#7485A8). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Aster 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 (7D74A8, A89774 and 85A874)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Aster Purple (#7D74A8) are #A89774 (Light Taupe) and #85A874 (Asparagus). 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 (7D74A8, A87D74 and 74A87D)

Triadic Palette

Aster Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A87D74 (Burnished Brown) and #74A87D (Oxley) along with #7D74A8 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 (7D74A8, A87D74, 9FA874 and 749FA8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Aster Purple has four colors - #A87D74 (Burnished Brown), #9FA874 (Olivine) and #749FA8 (Weldon Blue) in addition to the base color (#7D74A8). 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 (7D74A8, A87485, 9FA874 and 74A897)

Square Palette

Aster Purple square color palette has #A87485 (Turkish Rose), #9FA874 (Olivine) and #74A897 (Green Sheen). 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

Aster Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Aster 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 Aster Purple Color


  • Transparent 9790B99790B9
  • Transparent A49EC2A49EC2
  • Transparent B1ACCBB1ACCB
  • Transparent BEBAD4BEBAD4
  • Transparent CBC7DCCBC7DC
  • Transparent D8D5E5D8D5E5
  • Transparent E5E3EEE5E3EE
  • Transparent F2F1F6F2F1F6


  • Transparent 7E76A07E76A0
  • Transparent 7E789C7E789C
  • Transparent 7E79987E7998
  • Transparent 7F7A947F7A94
  • Transparent 7F7B907F7B90
  • Transparent 7F7C8C7F7C8C
  • Transparent 7F7E887F7E88
  • Transparent 807F84807F84


  • Transparent 645D86645D86
  • Transparent 585176585176
  • Transparent 4B46654B4665
  • Transparent 3F3A543F3A54
  • Transparent 322E43322E43
  • Transparent 262332262332
  • Transparent 191722191722
  • Transparent 0D0C110D0C11

Aster Purple Color Patterns

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    Aster Purple Gingham Checks

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    Aster Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aster Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aster Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aster Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aster Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aster Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aster Purple Plaid Pattern

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