Han Purple

HEX #5218FA / RGB (82, 24, 250)

Purple Chinese vase

What is Han Purple Color?

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Han Purple has the hex code #5218FA. The equivalent RGB values are (82, 24, 250), which means it is composed of 23% red, 7% green and 70% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:67 M:90 Y:0 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Han Purple has a hue of 255°, 90% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
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.

The color is named after the Han Dynasty of China though it was being synthesised as a pigment at least a millennia before. The color comes from barium copper silicates and is dark blue close to indigo and can be considered purplish.

The color can only be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values.
Other names: Chinese Purple

Han Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#5218FA
RGB Values(82, 24, 250)
CMYK Values(67%, 90%, 0%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(255°, 90%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#6600FF
Inverse Color#ADE705 [Vivid Lime Green]
Closest Pantone®2368 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#C0FA18 [Arctic Lime]
Han Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#777777
Weighted Average (Most Common)#424242
Weighted Average (Luma)#353535
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#797979

Han Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5218FA. Complementary color is C0FA18

Complementary Palette

The complement of Han Purple is Arctic Lime with the hex code #C0FA18. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5218FA color is offered by #C0FA18. 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 (5218FA, C318FA and 184FFA)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Han Purple (#5218FA) are Electric Purple (#C318FA) and Blue (RYB) (#184FFA). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Han 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (5218FA, FAC318 and 4FFA18)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Han Purple (#5218FA) are #FAC318 (Deep Lemon) and #4FFA18 (Neon 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 (5218FA, FA5218 and 18FA52)

Triadic Palette

Han Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FA5218 (Orioles Orange) and #18FA52 (Malachite) along with #5218FA 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 (5218FA, FA5218, C0FA18 and 18C0FA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Han Purple has four colors - #FA5218 (Orioles Orange), #C0FA18 (Arctic Lime) and #18C0FA (Spiro Disco Ball) in addition to the base color (#5218FA). 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 (5218FA, FA184F, C0FA18 and 18FAC3)

Square Palette

Han Purple square color palette has #FA184F (Awesome), #C0FA18 (Arctic Lime) and #18FAC3 (Sea Green (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

Han Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Han 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Han Purple Color


  • Transparent 7546FB#7546FB
  • Transparent 865DFC#865DFC
  • Transparent 9774FC#9774FC
  • Transparent A98CFD#A98CFD
  • Transparent BAA3FD#BAA3FD
  • Transparent CBBAFE#CBBAFE
  • Transparent DCD1FE#DCD1FE
  • Transparent EEE8FF#EEE8FF


  • Transparent 5B2DE2#5B2DE2
  • Transparent 6037D5#6037D5
  • Transparent 6442C9#6442C9
  • Transparent 694CBD#694CBD
  • Transparent 6E56B1#6E56B1
  • Transparent 7261A5#7261A5
  • Transparent 776B98#776B98
  • Transparent 7B768C#7B768C


  • Transparent 4213C8#4213C8
  • Transparent 3911AF#3911AF
  • Transparent 310E96#310E96
  • Transparent 290C7D#290C7D
  • Transparent 210A64#210A64
  • Transparent 19074B#19074B
  • Transparent 100532#100532
  • Transparent 080219#080219

Han Purple Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Han Purple Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Han Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Han Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Han Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Han Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Han Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Han Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Han Purple Plaid Pattern

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