Eggplant (Crayola)

HEX #614051 / RGB (97, 64, 81)

Eggplant veggi

What is Eggplant (Crayola) Color?

Eggplant (Crayola) (Hex code: 614051) Thumbnail

Eggplant (Crayola) has the hex code #614051. The equivalent RGB values are (97, 64, 81), which means it is composed of 40% red, 26% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:34 Y:16 K:62. In the HSV/HSB scale, Eggplant (Crayola) has a hue of 329°, 34% saturation and a brightness value of 38%.
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.

Introduced in 1998, Crayola's eggplant color is representative of dark brownish-purple skin of European eggplants. The color is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, eggplant (crayola) can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

Eggplant (Crayola) Color Codes

Hex Code#614051
RGB Values(97, 64, 81)
CMYK Values(0%, 34%, 16%, 62%)
HSV/HSB Values(329°, 34%, 38%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#9EBFAE [Cambridge Blue]
Closest Pantone®7659 C
Closest RAL7013 [Brown grey]
Complementary Color#406150 [Feldgrau]
Eggplant (Crayola) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#515151
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4C4C4C
Weighted Average (Luma)#484848
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8C8C8C

Eggplant (Crayola) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 614051. Complementary color is 406150

Complementary Palette

The complement of Eggplant (Crayola) is Feldgrau with the hex code #406150. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #614051 color is offered by #406150. 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 (614051, 614041 and 614061)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Eggplant (Crayola) (#614051) are Rose Ebony (#614041) and English Violet (#614061). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Eggplant (Crayola) 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 (614051, 416140 and 406161)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Eggplant (Crayola) (#614051) are #416140 (Gray-Asparagus) and #406161 (Deep Space Sparkle). 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 (614051, 516140 and 405161)

Triadic Palette

Eggplant (Crayola) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #516140 (Gray-Asparagus) and #405161 (Police Blue) along with #614051 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 (614051, 516140, 406150 and 504061)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Eggplant (Crayola) has four colors - #516140 (Gray-Asparagus), #406150 (Feldgrau) and #504061 (English Violet) in addition to the base color (#614051). 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 (614051, 616140, 406150 and 404161)

Square Palette

Eggplant (Crayola) square color palette has #616140 (Quincy), #406150 (Feldgrau) and #404161 (American Blue). 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

Eggplant (Crayola) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Eggplant (Crayola) 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 Eggplant (Crayola) Color


  • Transparent 816674#816674
  • Transparent 907985#907985
  • Transparent A08C97#A08C97
  • Transparent B0A0A8#B0A0A8
  • Transparent C0B3B9#C0B3B9
  • Transparent D0C6CB#D0C6CB
  • Transparent DFD9DC#DFD9DC
  • Transparent EFECEE#EFECEE


  • Transparent 674D5A#674D5A
  • Transparent 6A535F#6A535F
  • Transparent 6D5A64#6D5A64
  • Transparent 716069#716069
  • Transparent 74666D#74666D
  • Transparent 776D72#776D72
  • Transparent 7A7377#7A7377
  • Transparent 7D7A7B#7D7A7B


  • Transparent 4E3341#4E3341
  • Transparent 442D39#442D39
  • Transparent 3A2631#3A2631
  • Transparent 312029#312029
  • Transparent 271A20#271A20
  • Transparent 1D1318#1D1318
  • Transparent 130D10#130D10
  • Transparent 0A0608#0A0608

Eggplant (Crayola) Color Patterns

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    Eggplant (Crayola) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Eggplant (Crayola) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Eggplant (Crayola) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Eggplant (Crayola) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Eggplant (Crayola) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Eggplant (Crayola) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Eggplant (Crayola) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Eggplant (Crayola) Plaid Pattern

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