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Elegant Purple Color

HEX #511D66 / RGB (81, 29, 102)

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What is Elegant Purple Color?

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Elegant Purple has the hex code #511D66. The equivalent RGB values are (81, 29, 102), which means it is composed of 38% red, 14% green and 48% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:21 M:72 Y:0 K:60. In the HSV/HSB scale, Elegant Purple has a hue of 283°, 72% saturation and a brightness value of 40%.
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.

Elegant 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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Elegant Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#511D66
RGB Values(81, 29, 102)
CMYK Values(21%, 72%, 0%, 60%)
HSV/HSB Values(283°, 72%, 40%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#AEE299 [Granny Smith Apple]
Closest Pantone®2623 C
Closest RAL5022 [Night blue]
Complementary Color#32661D [Mughal Green]
Elegant Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#474747
Weighted Average (Most Common)#353535
Weighted Average (Luma)#2D2D2D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#717171

Elegant Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 511D66. Complementary color is 32661D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Elegant Purple is Mughal Green with the hex code #32661D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #511D66 color is offered by #32661D. 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 (511D66, 661D57 and 2D1D66)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Elegant Purple (#511D66) are Palatinate Purple (#661D57) and Indigo (Rainbow) (#2D1D66). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Elegant 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 (511D66, 57661D and 1D662D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Elegant Purple (#511D66) are #57661D (Dark Moss Green) and #1D662D (Mughal 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.

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Triadic color palette with (511D66, 66511D and 1D6651)

Triadic Palette

Elegant Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #66511D (Field Drab) and #1D6651 (Dark Spring Green) along with #511D66 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 (511D66, 66511D, 32661D and 1D3266)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Elegant Purple has four colors - #66511D (Field Drab), #32661D (Mughal Green) and #1D3266 (Indigo (Rainbow)) in addition to the base color (#511D66). 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 (511D66, 662D1D, 32661D and 1D5766)

Square Palette

Elegant Purple square color palette has #662D1D (Liver (Organ)), #32661D (Mughal Green) and #1D5766 (Police 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.

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Rainbow color

Elegant Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Elegant 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 Elegant Purple Color


  • Transparent 744A85744A85
  • Transparent 856194856194
  • Transparent 9777A39777A3
  • Transparent A88EB3A88EB3
  • Transparent B9A5C2B9A5C2
  • Transparent CBBBD1CBBBD1
  • Transparent DCD2E0DCD2E0
  • Transparent EEE8F0EEE8F0


  • Transparent 5A316B5A316B
  • Transparent 5F3B6E5F3B6E
  • Transparent 644570644570
  • Transparent 694F73694F73
  • Transparent 6D58766D5876
  • Transparent 726278726278
  • Transparent 776C7B776C7B
  • Transparent 7B767D7B767D


  • Transparent 411752411752
  • Transparent 391447391447
  • Transparent 31113D31113D
  • Transparent 290F33290F33
  • Transparent 200C29200C29
  • Transparent 18091F18091F
  • Transparent 100614100614
  • Transparent 08030A08030A

Elegant Purple Color Patterns

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    Elegant Purple Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Elegant Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Elegant Purple Plaid Pattern

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