#5F386F Hex Code

Color Name: Imperial

What is hex #5F386F Color?

Imperial (Hex code: 5F386F) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #5F386F is Imperial. The RGB values are (95, 56, 111) which means it is composed of 36% red, 21% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:14 M:50 Y:0 K:57. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5F386F has a hue of 283°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 44%.
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 #5F386F Color Codes

Color NameImperial
RGB Values(95, 56, 111)
CMYK Values(14%, 50%, 0%, 57%)
HSV/HSB Values(283°, 50%, 44%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#A0C790 [Dark Sea Green]
Closest Pantone®7665 C
Closest RAL7015 [Slate grey]
Complementary Color#486F38 [Fern Green]
#5F386F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#575757
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4A4A4A
Weighted Average (Luma)#444444
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#898989

Hex #5F386F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5F386F. Complementary color is 486F38

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5F386F is #486F38 which is called Fern Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5F386F color is offered by #486F38. 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 (5F386F, 6F3864 and 44386F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5F386F are #6F3864 and #44386F, called Byzantium and American Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5F386F 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 (5F386F, 646F38 and 386F44)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5F386F are #646F38 (Mustard Green) and #386F44 (Deep Moss 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 (5F386F, 6F5F38 and 386F5F)

Triadic Palette

#5F386F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6F5F38 (Mud) and #386F5F (Amazon) along with #5F386F, 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 (5F386F, 6F5F38, 486F38 and 38486F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5F386F has #6F5F38 (Mud), #486F38 (Fern Green) and #38486F (Police Blue). 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 (5F386F, 6F4438, 486F38 and 38646F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5F386F contains #6F4438 (Deep Coffee), #486F38 (Fern Green) and #38646F (Deep Space Sparkle). 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 #5F386F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5F386F 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.

Shades of Imperial Color


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#5F386F Color Patterns

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    Imperial Gingham Checks

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    Imperial Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Imperial Polka Dots Pattern

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    Imperial Honeycomb Pattern

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    Imperial Leaves Pattern

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    Imperial Houndstooth Pattern

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    Imperial Trellis Pattern

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    Imperial 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.