Deep Mauve

HEX #C172F5 / RGB (193, 114, 245)

What is Deep Mauve Color?

Deep Mauve (Hex code: C172F5) Thumbnail

Deep Mauve has the hex code #C172F5. The equivalent RGB values are (193, 114, 245), which means it is composed of 35% red, 21% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:21 M:54 Y:0 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, Deep Mauve has a hue of 276°, 53% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
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.

Deep Mauve 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 its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the deep mauve CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Deep Mauve Color Codes

Hex Code#C172F5
RGB Values(193, 114, 245)
CMYK Values(21%, 54%, 0%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(276°, 53%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#CC66FF
Inverse Color#3E8D0A [Slimy Green]
Closest Pantone®2572 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#A6F572 [Inchworm]
Deep Mauve Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#989898
Weighted Average (Luma)#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BDBDBD

Deep Mauve Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C172F5. Complementary color is A6F572

Complementary Palette

The complement of Deep Mauve is Inchworm with the hex code #A6F572. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C172F5 color is offered by #A6F572. 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.

Analogous color palette with (C172F5, F572E8 and 8072F5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Deep Mauve (#C172F5) are Lavender Magenta (#F572E8) and Violets Are Blue (#8072F5). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Deep Mauve 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (C172F5, E8F572 and 72F580)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Deep Mauve (#C172F5) are #E8F572 (Sunny) and #72F580 (Very Light Malachite 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.

Triadic color palette with (C172F5, F5C172 and 72F5C1)

Triadic Palette

Deep Mauve triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F5C172 (Mellow Apricot) and #72F5C1 (Aquamarine) along with #C172F5 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (C172F5, F5C172, A6F572 and 72A6F5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Deep Mauve has four colors - #F5C172 (Mellow Apricot), #A6F572 (Inchworm) and #72A6F5 (French Sky Blue) in addition to the base color (#C172F5). 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.

Square color palette with (C172F5, F58072, A6F572 and 72E8F5)

Square Palette

Deep Mauve square color palette has #F58072 (Salmon), #A6F572 (Inchworm) and #72E8F5 (Sky Blue (Crayola)). 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.

Rainbow color

Deep Mauve Color Rainbow Palette

Our Deep Mauve 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Deep Mauve Color


  • Transparent CD8EF7#CD8EF7
  • Transparent D49CF8#D49CF8
  • Transparent DAAAF9#DAAAF9
  • Transparent E0B9FA#E0B9FA
  • Transparent E6C7FB#E6C7FB
  • Transparent ECD5FC#ECD5FC
  • Transparent F3E3FD#F3E3FD
  • Transparent F9F1FE#F9F1FE


  • Transparent B475DE#B475DE
  • Transparent AE76D2#AE76D2
  • Transparent A778C6#A778C6
  • Transparent A179BB#A179BB
  • Transparent 9A7AAF#9A7AAF
  • Transparent 947CA3#947CA3
  • Transparent 8D7D97#8D7D97
  • Transparent 877F8C#877F8C


  • Transparent 9A5BC4#9A5BC4
  • Transparent 8750AC#8750AC
  • Transparent 744493#744493
  • Transparent 61397B#61397B
  • Transparent 4D2E62#4D2E62
  • Transparent 3A224A#3A224A
  • Transparent 271731#271731
  • Transparent 130B19#130B19

Deep Mauve Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Deep Mauve Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Deep Mauve Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Mauve Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Mauve Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Mauve Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Mauve Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Mauve Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Deep Mauve Plaid Pattern