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Dark Pastel Purple Color

HEX #665679 / RGB (102, 86, 121)

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What is Dark Pastel Purple Color?

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Dark Pastel Purple has the hex code #665679. The equivalent RGB values are (102, 86, 121), which means it is composed of 33% red, 28% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:16 M:29 Y:0 K:53. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Pastel Purple has a hue of 267°, 29% saturation and a brightness value of 47%.
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.

Dark Pastel Purple is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Dark Pastel Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#665679
RGB Values(102, 86, 121)
CMYK Values(16%, 29%, 0%, 53%)
HSV/HSB Values(267°, 29%, 47%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#99A986 [Grullo]
Closest Pantone®668 C
Closest RAL4011 [Pearl violet]
Complementary Color#697956 [Axolotl]
Dark Pastel Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#676767
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Luma)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9C9C9C

Dark Pastel Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 665679. Complementary color is 697956

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Pastel Purple is Axolotl with the hex code #697956. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #665679 color is offered by #697956. 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 (665679, 785679 and 565879)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Pastel Purple (#665679) are Old Lavender (#785679) and Purple Navy (#565879). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Pastel 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 (665679, 797856 and 587956)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Pastel Purple (#665679) are #797856 (Gold Fusion) and #587956 (Axolotl). 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 (665679, 796656 and 567966)

Triadic Palette

Dark Pastel Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #796656 (Pastel Brown) and #567966 (Hooker's Green) along with #665679 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 (665679, 796656, 697956 and 566979)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Pastel Purple has four colors - #796656 (Pastel Brown), #697956 (Axolotl) and #566979 (Dark Electric Blue) in addition to the base color (#665679). 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 (665679, 795658, 697956 and 567978)

Square Palette

Dark Pastel Purple square color palette has #795658 (Deep Taupe), #697956 (Axolotl) and #567978 (Wintergreen Dream). 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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Dark Pastel Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Pastel 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 Dark Pastel Purple Color


  • Transparent 857894857894
  • Transparent 9489A19489A1
  • Transparent A39AAFA39AAF
  • Transparent B3ABBCB3ABBC
  • Transparent C2BBC9C2BBC9
  • Transparent D1CCD7D1CCD7
  • Transparent E0DDE4E0DDE4
  • Transparent F0EEF2F0EEF2


  • Transparent 6B5E7A6B5E7A
  • Transparent 6E637B6E637B
  • Transparent 70677C70677C
  • Transparent 736B7D736B7D
  • Transparent 766F7D766F7D
  • Transparent 78737E78737E
  • Transparent 7B787F7B787F
  • Transparent 7D7C7F7D7C7F


  • Transparent 524561524561
  • Transparent 473C55473C55
  • Transparent 3D34493D3449
  • Transparent 332B3D332B3D
  • Transparent 292230292230
  • Transparent 1F1A241F1A24
  • Transparent 141118141118
  • Transparent 0A090C0A090C

Dark Pastel Purple Color Patterns

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    Dark Pastel Purple Honeycomb Pattern

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    Dark Pastel Purple Leaves Pattern

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    Dark Pastel Purple Houndstooth Pattern

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    Dark Pastel Purple Trellis Pattern

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    Dark Pastel Purple Plaid Pattern

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