#37195E Hex Code

Color Name: American Purple

What is hex #37195E Color?

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The color name of hex code #37195E is American Purple. The RGB values are (55, 25, 94) 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:63. In the HSV/HSB scale, #37195E has a hue of 266°, 73% saturation and a brightness value of 37%.
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 #37195E Color Codes

Color NameAmerican Purple
RGB Values(55, 25, 94)
CMYK Values(42%, 73%, 0%, 63%)
HSV/HSB Values(266°, 73%, 37%)
Closest Web Safe#330066
Inverse Color#C8E6A1 [Menthol]
Closest Pantone®2627 C
Closest RAL5022 [Night blue]
Complementary Color#405E19 [Dark Moss Green]
#37195E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#3A3A3A
Desaturated#3C3C3C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2A2A2A
Weighted Average (Luma)#242424
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#666666

Hex #37195E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 37195E. Complementary color is 405E19

Complementary Palette

The complement of #37195E is #405E19 which is called Dark Moss Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #37195E color is offered by #405E19. 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 (37195E, 5A195E and 191E5E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #37195E are #5A195E and #191E5E, called Palatinate Purple and Space Cadet, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #37195E 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 (37195E, 5E5A19 and 1E5E19)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #37195E are #5E5A19 (Antique Bronze) and #1E5E19 (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 (37195E, 5E3719 and 195E37)

Triadic Palette

#37195E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5E3719 (Liver (Dogs)) and #195E37 (Brunswick Green) along with #37195E, 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 (37195E, 5E3719, 405E19 and 19405E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #37195E has #5E3719 (Liver (Dogs)), #405E19 (Dark Moss Green) and #19405E (Indigo (Rainbow)). 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 (37195E, 5E191E, 405E19 and 195E5A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #37195E contains #5E191E (Philippine Brown), #405E19 (Dark Moss Green) and #195E5A (Dark 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #37195E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #37195E 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.

#37195E Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 37195E

    American Purple gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 37195E

    American Purple vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 37195E

    American Purple polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 37195E

    American Purple honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 37195E

    American Purple leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 37195E

    American Purple houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 37195E

    American Purple trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 37195E

    American Purple 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.