#2E154F Hex Code

Color Name: Russian Violet

What is hex #2E154F Color?

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The color name of hex code #2E154F is Russian Violet. The RGB values are (46, 21, 79) which means it is composed of 32% red, 14% green and 54% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:42 M:73 Y:0 K:69. In the HSV/HSB scale, #2E154F has a hue of 266°, 73% saturation and a brightness value of 31%.
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.

Hex #2E154F Color Codes

Color NameRussian Violet
RGB Values(46, 21, 79)
CMYK Values(42%, 73%, 0%, 69%)
HSV/HSB Values(266°, 73%, 31%)
Closest Web Safe#330066
Inverse Color#D1EAB0 [Tea Green]
Closest Pantone®2695 C
Closest RAL5022 [Night blue]
Complementary Color#364F15 [Army Green]
#2E154F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#313131
Desaturated#323232
Weighted Average (Most Common)#232323
Weighted Average (Luma)#1F1F1F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#5E5E5E

Hex #2E154F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 2E154F. Complementary color is 364F15

Complementary Palette

The complement of #2E154F is #364F15 which is called Army Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #2E154F color is offered by #364F15. 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 (2E154F, 4B154F and 15194F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #2E154F are #4B154F and #15194F, called American Purple and Space Cadet, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #2E154F with a 30° separation. 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 (2E154F, 4F4B15 and 194F15)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #2E154F are #4F4B15 (Army Green) and #194F15 (Lincoln 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 (2E154F, 4F2E15 and 154F2E)

Triadic Palette

#2E154F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4F2E15 (Café Noir) and #154F2E (Cal Poly Pomona Green) along with #2E154F, our main color, 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 (2E154F, 4F2E15, 364F15 and 15364F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #2E154F has #4F2E15 (Café Noir), #364F15 (Army Green) and #15364F (Space Cadet). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (2E154F, 4F1519, 364F15 and 154F4B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #2E154F contains #4F1519 (Chocolate Cosmos), #364F15 (Army Green) and #154F4B (Brunswick Green). 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

Hex #2E154F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #2E154F rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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.

#2E154F Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 2E154F

    Russian Violet gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 2E154F

    Russian Violet vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 2E154F

    Russian Violet polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 2E154F

    Russian Violet honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 2E154F

    Russian Violet leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 2E154F

    Russian Violet houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 2E154F

    Russian Violet trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 2E154F

    Russian Violet plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.