Dull Grape

HEX #5D387D / RGB (93, 56, 125)

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What is Dull Grape Color?

Dull Grape (Hex code: 5D387D) Thumbnail

Dull Grape has the hex code #5D387D. The equivalent RGB values are (93, 56, 125), which means it is composed of 34% red, 20% green and 46% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:26 M:55 Y:0 K:51. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dull Grape has a hue of 272°, 55% saturation and a brightness value of 49%.
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.

Dull Grape 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.

Dull Grape Color Codes

Hex Code#5D387D
RGB Values(93, 56, 125)
CMYK Values(26%, 55%, 0%, 51%)
HSV/HSB Values(272°, 55%, 49%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#A2C782 [Olivine]
Closest Pantone®7679 C
Closest RAL5000 [Violet blue]
Complementary Color#587D38 [Fern Green]
Dull Grape Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4B4B4B
Weighted Average (Luma)#454545
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#898989

Dull Grape Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5D387D. Complementary color is 587D38

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dull Grape is Fern Green with the hex code #587D38. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5D387D color is offered by #587D38. 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 (5D387D, 7D387B and 3B387D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dull Grape (#5D387D) are Maximum Purple (#7D387B) and American Blue (#3B387D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dull Grape 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 (5D387D, 7B7D38 and 387D3B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dull Grape (#5D387D) are #7B7D38 (Spanish Bistre) and #387D3B (Japanese Laurel). 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 (5D387D, 7D5D38 and 387D5D)

Triadic Palette

Dull Grape triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7D5D38 (Coyote Brown) and #387D5D (Amazon) along with #5D387D 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 (5D387D, 7D5D38, 587D38 and 38587D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dull Grape has four colors - #7D5D38 (Coyote Brown), #587D38 (Fern Green) and #38587D (Metallic Blue) in addition to the base color (#5D387D). 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 (5D387D, 7D3B38, 587D38 and 387B7D)

Square Palette

Dull Grape square color palette has #7D3B38 (American Brown), #587D38 (Fern Green) and #387B7D (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.

Rainbow color

Dull Grape Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dull Grape 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 Dull Grape Color


  • Transparent 7D6097#7D6097
  • Transparent 8E74A4#8E74A4
  • Transparent 9E88B1#9E88B1
  • Transparent AE9CBE#AE9CBE
  • Transparent BEAFCB#BEAFCB
  • Transparent CEC3D8#CEC3D8
  • Transparent DFD7E5#DFD7E5
  • Transparent EFEBF2#EFEBF2


  • Transparent 64467E#64467E
  • Transparent 684E7E#684E7E
  • Transparent 6B557E#6B557E
  • Transparent 6F5C7F#6F5C7F
  • Transparent 72637F#72637F
  • Transparent 766A7F#766A7F
  • Transparent 79727F#79727F
  • Transparent 7D7980#7D7980


  • Transparent 4A2D64#4A2D64
  • Transparent 412758#412758
  • Transparent 38224B#38224B
  • Transparent 2F1C3F#2F1C3F
  • Transparent 251632#251632
  • Transparent 1C1126#1C1126
  • Transparent 130B19#130B19
  • Transparent 09060D#09060D

Dull Grape Color Patterns

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    Dull Grape Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dull Grape Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Grape Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Grape Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Grape Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Grape Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Grape Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Grape Plaid Pattern

Dull Grape Color Interior Ideas

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