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Dusky Purple Color

HEX #99649A / RGB (153, 100, 154)

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What is Dusky Purple Color?

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Dusky Purple has the hex code #99649A. The equivalent RGB values are (153, 100, 154), which means it is composed of 38% red, 25% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:35 Y:0 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dusky Purple has a hue of 299°, 35% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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.

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

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Dusky Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#99649A
RGB Values(153, 100, 154)
CMYK Values(1%, 35%, 0%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(299°, 35%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#669B65 [Russian Green]
Closest Pantone®7655 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#659A64 [Russian Green]
Dusky Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7A7A7A
Weighted Average (Luma)#737373
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ADADAD

Dusky Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 99649A. Complementary color is 659A64

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dusky Purple is Russian Green with the hex code #659A64. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #99649A color is offered by #659A64. 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 (99649A, 9A6480 and 7E649A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dusky Purple (#99649A) are Antique Fuchsia (#9A6480) and French Lilac (#7E649A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dusky 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 (99649A, 809A64 and 649A7E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dusky Purple (#99649A) are #809A64 (Moss Green) and #649A7E (Oxley). 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 (99649A, 9A9964 and 649A99)

Triadic Palette

Dusky Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9A9964 (Moss Green) and #649A99 (Desaturated Cyan) along with #99649A 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 (99649A, 9A9964, 659A64 and 64659A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dusky Purple has four colors - #9A9964 (Moss Green), #659A64 (Russian Green) and #64659A (Dark Blue-Gray) in addition to the base color (#99649A). 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 (99649A, 9A7E64, 659A64 and 64809A)

Square Palette

Dusky Purple square color palette has #9A7E64 (Chamoisee), #659A64 (Russian Green) and #64809A (Slate Gray). 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

Dusky Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dusky 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 Dusky Purple Color


  • Transparent AD83AEAD83AE
  • Transparent B893B8B893B8
  • Transparent C2A2C2C2A2C2
  • Transparent CCB2CDCCB2CD
  • Transparent D6C1D7D6C1D7
  • Transparent E0D1E1E0D1E1
  • Transparent EBE0EBEBE0EB
  • Transparent F5F0F5F5F0F5


  • Transparent 946A95946A95
  • Transparent 926C92926C92
  • Transparent 8F6F908F6F90
  • Transparent 8D728D8D728D
  • Transparent 8A758A8A758A
  • Transparent 887888887888
  • Transparent 857A85857A85
  • Transparent 837D83837D83


  • Transparent 7A507B7A507B
  • Transparent 6B466C6B466C
  • Transparent 5C3C5C5C3C5C
  • Transparent 4D324D4D324D
  • Transparent 3D283E3D283E
  • Transparent 2E1E2E2E1E2E
  • Transparent 1F141F1F141F
  • Transparent 0F0A0F0F0A0F

Dusky Purple Color Patterns

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    Dusky Purple Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dusky Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusky Purple Plaid Pattern

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