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Ceremonial Purple Color

HEX #2A2756 / RGB (42, 39, 86)

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What is Ceremonial Purple Color?

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Ceremonial Purple has the hex code #2A2756. The equivalent RGB values are (42, 39, 86), which means it is composed of 25% red, 23% green and 51% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:51 M:55 Y:0 K:66. In the HSV/HSB scale, Ceremonial Purple has a hue of 244°, 55% saturation and a brightness value of 34%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Ceremonial Purple is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 300 20 30. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Ceremonial Purple color hex code is #2A2756 which can be used along with RGB (42, 39, 86) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Ceremonial Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#2A2756
RGB Values(42, 39, 86)
CMYK Values(51%, 55%, 0%, 66%)
HSV/HSB Values(244°, 55%, 34%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#D5D8A9 [Dark Vanilla]
Closest Pantone®2695 C
Closest RAL5022 [Night blue]
Complementary Color#535627 [Soldier Green]
Ceremonial Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#383838
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2D2D2D
Weighted Average (Luma)#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6E6E6E

Ceremonial Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2A2756. Complementary color is 535627

Complementary Palette

The complement of Ceremonial Purple is Soldier Green with the hex code #535627. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2A2756 color is offered by #535627. 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 (2A2756, 422756 and 273C56)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Ceremonial Purple (#2A2756) are American Purple (#422756) and Japanese Indigo (#273C56). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Ceremonial 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 (2A2756, 564227 and 3C5627)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Ceremonial Purple (#2A2756) are #564227 (Van Dyke Brown) and #3C5627 (Dark Moss Green). 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 (2A2756, 562A27 and 27562A)

Triadic Palette

Ceremonial Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #562A27 (Caput Mortuum) and #27562A (Cal Poly Pomona Green) along with #2A2756 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 (2A2756, 562A27, 535627 and 275356)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Ceremonial Purple has four colors - #562A27 (Caput Mortuum), #535627 (Soldier Green) and #275356 (Dark Slate Gray) in addition to the base color (#2A2756). 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 (2A2756, 56273C, 535627 and 275642)

Square Palette

Ceremonial Purple square color palette has #56273C (Brown Chocolate), #535627 (Soldier Green) and #275642 (Brunswick Green). 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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Ceremonial Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Ceremonial 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 Ceremonial Purple Color


  • Transparent 555278555278
  • Transparent 6A68896A6889
  • Transparent 7F7D9A7F7D9A
  • Transparent 9593AB9593AB
  • Transparent AAA9BBAAA9BB
  • Transparent BFBECCBFBECC
  • Transparent D4D4DDD4D4DD
  • Transparent EAE9EEEAE9EE


  • Transparent 3B395E3B395E
  • Transparent 444263444263
  • Transparent 4C4B674C4B67
  • Transparent 55546B55546B
  • Transparent 5E5C6F5E5C6F
  • Transparent 666573666573
  • Transparent 6F6E786F6E78
  • Transparent 77777C77777C


  • Transparent 221F45221F45
  • Transparent 1D1B3C1D1B3C
  • Transparent 191734191734
  • Transparent 15142B15142B
  • Transparent 111022111022
  • Transparent 0D0C1A0D0C1A
  • Transparent 080811080811
  • Transparent 040409040409

Ceremonial Purple Color Patterns

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    Ceremonial Purple Gingham Checks

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    Ceremonial Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Ceremonial Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ceremonial Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ceremonial Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ceremonial Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ceremonial Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Ceremonial Purple Plaid Pattern

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