#4F284B Hex Code

Color Name: American Purple

What is hex #4F284B Color?

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The color name of hex code #4F284B is American Purple. The RGB values are (79, 40, 75) which means it is composed of 41% red, 21% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:49 Y:5 K:69. In the HSV/HSB scale, #4F284B has a hue of 306°, 49% 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.

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Hex #4F284B Color Codes

Color NameAmerican Purple
RGB Values(79, 40, 75)
CMYK Values(0%, 49%, 5%, 69%)
HSV/HSB Values(306°, 49%, 31%)
Closest Web Safe#663333
Inverse Color#B0D7B4 [Light Moss Green]
Closest Pantone®262 C
Closest RAL4007 [Purple violet]
Complementary Color#284F2C [Cal Poly Pomona Green]
#4F284B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#414141
Weighted Average (Most Common)#383838
Weighted Average (Luma)#333333
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#777777

Hex #4F284B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4F284B. Complementary color is 284F2C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #4F284B is #284F2C which is called Cal Poly Pomona Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4F284B color is offered by #284F2C. 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 (4F284B, 4F2838 and 40284F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #4F284B are #4F2838 and #40284F, called Brown Coffee and American Purple, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #4F284B 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (4F284B, 384F28 and 284F40)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #4F284B are #384F28 (Kombu Green) and #284F40 (Brunswick 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 (4F284B, 4B4F28 and 284B4F)

Triadic Palette

#4F284B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4B4F28 (Army Green) and #284B4F (Dark Slate Gray) along with #4F284B, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (4F284B, 4B4F28, 284F2C and 2C284F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #4F284B has #4B4F28 (Army Green), #284F2C (Cal Poly Pomona Green) and #2C284F (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.

4F284B 4B4F28 284F2C 2C284F
Square color palette with (4F284B, 4F4028, 284F2C and 28384F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #4F284B contains #4F4028 (CafĂ© Noir), #284F2C (Cal Poly Pomona Green) and #28384F (Japanese Indigo). 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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Hex #4F284B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #4F284B 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 4F284B Color


  • Transparent 72536F72536F
  • Transparent 846981846981
  • Transparent 957E93957E93
  • Transparent A794A5A794A5
  • Transparent B9A9B7B9A9B7
  • Transparent CABFC9CABFC9
  • Transparent DCD4DBDCD4DB
  • Transparent EDEAEDEDEAED


  • Transparent 593A56593A56
  • Transparent 5E425B5E425B
  • Transparent 634B60634B60
  • Transparent 685466685466
  • Transparent 6C5D6B6C5D6B
  • Transparent 716670716670
  • Transparent 766E75766E75
  • Transparent 7B777B7B777B


  • Transparent 3F203C3F203C
  • Transparent 371C35371C35
  • Transparent 2F182D2F182D
  • Transparent 281426281426
  • Transparent 20101E20101E
  • Transparent 180C17180C17
  • Transparent 10080F10080F
  • Transparent 080408080408

#4F284B Color Patterns

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