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#6A0F8E Hex Code

Color Name: Chinese Purple

What is hex #6A0F8E Color?

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The color name of hex code #6A0F8E is Chinese Purple. The RGB values are (106, 15, 142) which means it is composed of 40% red, 6% green and 54% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:25 M:89 Y:0 K:44. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6A0F8E has a hue of 283°, 89% saturation and a brightness value of 56%.
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 #6A0F8E Color Codes

Color NameChinese Purple
RGB Values(106, 15, 142)
CMYK Values(25%, 89%, 0%, 44%)
HSV/HSB Values(283°, 89%, 56%)
Closest Web Safe#660099
Inverse Color#95F071 [Light Green]
Closest Pantone®2597 C
Closest RAL4006 [Traffic purple]
Complementary Color#338E0F [Slimy Green]
#6A0F8E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#585858
Weighted Average (Most Common)#383838
Weighted Average (Luma)#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6F6F6F

Hex #6A0F8E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6A0F8E. Complementary color is 338E0F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6A0F8E is #338E0F which is called Slimy Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6A0F8E color is offered by #338E0F. 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.

6A0F8E 338E0F
Analogous color palette with (6A0F8E, 8E0F73 and 2B0F8E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6A0F8E are #8E0F73 and #2B0F8E, called Philippine Violet and Pixie Powder, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6A0F8E 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.

6A0F8E 8E0F73 2B0F8E
Split Complementary color palette with (6A0F8E, 738E0F and 0F8E2B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6A0F8E are #738E0F (Olive Drab (#3)) and #0F8E2B (North Texas 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.

6A0F8E 738E0F 0F8E2B
Triadic color palette with (6A0F8E, 8E6A0F and 0F8E6A)

Triadic Palette

#6A0F8E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8E6A0F (Bistre Brown) and #0F8E6A (Green-Cyan) along with #6A0F8E, 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 (6A0F8E, 8E6A0F, 338E0F and 0F338E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6A0F8E has #8E6A0F (Bistre Brown), #338E0F (Slimy Green) and #0F338E (Air Force Blue (USAF)). 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.

6A0F8E 8E6A0F 338E0F 0F338E
Square color palette with (6A0F8E, 8E2B0F, 338E0F and 0F738E)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6A0F8E contains #8E2B0F (Kobe), #338E0F (Slimy Green) and #0F738E (Metallic Seaweed). 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.

6A0F8E 8E2B0F 338E0F 0F738E
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Hex #6A0F8E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6A0F8E 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 6A0F8E Color


  • Transparent 883FA5883FA5
  • Transparent 9757B09757B0
  • Transparent A66FBBA66FBB
  • Transparent B587C7B587C7
  • Transparent C39FD2C39FD2
  • Transparent D2B7DDD2B7DD
  • Transparent E1CFE8E1CFE8
  • Transparent F0E7F4F0E7F4


  • Transparent 6E268B6E268B
  • Transparent 71318A71318A
  • Transparent 733C88733C88
  • Transparent 754887754887
  • Transparent 775386775386
  • Transparent 795E84795E84
  • Transparent 7C69837C6983
  • Transparent 7E75817E7581


  • Transparent 550C72550C72
  • Transparent 4A0B634A0B63
  • Transparent 400955400955
  • Transparent 350847350847
  • Transparent 2A06392A0639
  • Transparent 20052B20052B
  • Transparent 15031C15031C
  • Transparent 0B020E0B020E

#6A0F8E Color Patterns

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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.