#6D216F Hex Code

Color Name: Midnight

What is hex #6D216F Color?

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The color name of hex code #6D216F is Midnight. The RGB values are (109, 33, 111) which means it is composed of 43% red, 13% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:2 M:70 Y:0 K:57. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6D216F has a hue of 298°, 70% 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 #6D216F Color Codes

Color NameMidnight
RGB Values(109, 33, 111)
CMYK Values(2%, 70%, 0%, 57%)
HSV/HSB Values(298°, 70%, 44%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#92DE90 [Light Green]
Closest Pantone®255 C
Closest RAL4006 [Traffic purple]
Complementary Color#236F21 [Japanese Laurel]
#6D216F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#545454
Desaturated#484848
Weighted Average (Most Common)#404040
Weighted Average (Luma)#373737
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7B7B7B

Hex #6D216F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6D216F. Complementary color is 236F21

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6D216F is #236F21 which is called Japanese Laurel. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6D216F color is offered by #236F21. 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 (6D216F, 6F214A and 46216F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6D216F are #6F214A and #46216F, called Pansy Purple and Blue-Violet (Color Wheel), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6D216F 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 (6D216F, 4A6F21 and 216F46)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6D216F are #4A6F21 (Sap Green) and #216F46 (Dark Spring 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 (6D216F, 6F6D21 and 216F6D)

Triadic Palette

#6D216F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6F6D21 (Mustard Green) and #216F6D (Myrtle Green) along with #6D216F, 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 (6D216F, 6F6D21, 236F21 and 21236F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6D216F has #6F6D21 (Mustard Green), #236F21 (Japanese Laurel) and #21236F (St. Patrick's 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 (6D216F, 6F4621, 236F21 and 214A6F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6D216F contains #6F4621 (Brown-Nose), #236F21 (Japanese Laurel) and #214A6F (Metallic Blue). 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 #6D216F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6D216F 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.

#6D216F Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 6D216F

    Midnight gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 6D216F

    Midnight vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 6D216F

    Midnight polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 6D216F

    Midnight honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 6D216F

    Midnight leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 6D216F

    Midnight houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 6D216F

    Midnight trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 6D216F

    Midnight 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.