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#4B199A Hex Code

Color Name: American Violet

What is hex #4B199A Color?

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The color name of hex code #4B199A is American Violet. The RGB values are (75, 25, 154) which means it is composed of 30% red, 10% green and 61% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:51 M:84 Y:0 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, #4B199A has a hue of 263°, 84% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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 #4B199A Color Codes

Color NameAmerican Violet
RGB Values(75, 25, 154)
CMYK Values(51%, 84%, 0%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(263°, 84%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#330099
Inverse Color#B4E665 [Inchworm]
Closest Pantone®267 C
Closest RAL5002 [Ultramarine blue]
Complementary Color#689A19 [Olive Drab (#3)]
#4B199A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#555555
Weighted Average (Most Common)#363636
Weighted Average (Luma)#2D2D2D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#707070

Hex #4B199A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4B199A. Complementary color is 689A19

Complementary Palette

The complement of #4B199A is #689A19 which is called Olive Drab (#3). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4B199A color is offered by #689A19. 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 (4B199A, 8C199A and 19289A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #4B199A are #8C199A and #19289A, called Dark Magenta and Egyptian Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #4B199A 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 (4B199A, 9A8C19 and 289A19)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #4B199A are #9A8C19 (Dark Yellow) and #289A19 (Slimy 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 (4B199A, 9A4B19 and 199A4B)

Triadic Palette

#4B199A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9A4B19 (Saddle Brown) and #199A4B (Spanish Green) along with #4B199A, 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 (4B199A, 9A4B19, 689A19 and 19689A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #4B199A has #9A4B19 (Saddle Brown), #689A19 (Olive Drab (#3)) and #19689A (Lapis Lazuli). 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.

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Square color palette with (4B199A, 9A1928, 689A19 and 199A8C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #4B199A contains #9A1928 (Ruby Red), #689A19 (Olive Drab (#3)) and #199A8C (Jungle 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.

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Hex #4B199A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #4B199A 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 4B199A Color


  • Transparent 6F47AE6F47AE
  • Transparent 815EB8815EB8
  • Transparent 9375C29375C2
  • Transparent A58CCDA58CCD
  • Transparent B7A3D7B7A3D7
  • Transparent C9BAE1C9BAE1
  • Transparent DBD1EBDBD1EB
  • Transparent EDE8F5EDE8F5


  • Transparent 562E95562E95
  • Transparent 5B38925B3892
  • Transparent 604290604290
  • Transparent 664D8D664D8D
  • Transparent 6B578A6B578A
  • Transparent 706188706188
  • Transparent 756B85756B85
  • Transparent 7B76837B7683


  • Transparent 3C147B3C147B
  • Transparent 35126C35126C
  • Transparent 2D0F5C2D0F5C
  • Transparent 260D4D260D4D
  • Transparent 1E0A3E1E0A3E
  • Transparent 17082E17082E
  • Transparent 0F051F0F051F
  • Transparent 08030F08030F

#4B199A Color Patterns

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    #4B199A Houndstooth Pattern

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