#6F295B Hex Code

Color Name: Byzantium

What is hex #6F295B Color?

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The color name of hex code #6F295B is Byzantium. The RGB values are (111, 41, 91) which means it is composed of 46% red, 17% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:63 Y:18 K:57. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6F295B has a hue of 317°, 63% 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 #6F295B Color Codes

Color NameByzantium
RGB Values(111, 41, 91)
CMYK Values(0%, 63%, 18%, 57%)
HSV/HSB Values(317°, 63%, 44%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#90D6A4 [Eton Blue]
Closest Pantone®7651 C
Closest RAL4004 [Claret violet]
Complementary Color#296F3D [Japanese Laurel]
#6F295B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#515151
Weighted Average (Most Common)#444444
Weighted Average (Luma)#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#808080

Hex #6F295B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6F295B. Complementary color is 296F3D

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6F295B is #296F3D 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 #6F295B color is offered by #296F3D. 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 (6F295B, 6F2938 and 60296F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6F295B are #6F2938 and #60296F, called Puce Red and Imperial, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6F295B 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 (6F295B, 386F29 and 296F60)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6F295B are #386F29 (Japanese Laurel) and #296F60 (Myrtle 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 (6F295B, 5B6F29 and 295B6F)

Triadic Palette

#6F295B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5B6F29 (Dark Olive Green) and #295B6F (Metallic Blue) along with #6F295B, 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 (6F295B, 5B6F29, 296F3D and 3D296F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6F295B has #5B6F29 (Dark Olive Green), #296F3D (Japanese Laurel) and #3D296F (Deep Koamaru). 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 (6F295B, 6F6029, 296F3D and 29386F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6F295B contains #6F6029 (Antique Bronze), #296F3D (Japanese Laurel) and #29386F (Indigo (Rainbow)). 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 #6F295B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6F295B 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 Byzantium Color


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  • Transperent 0b04090B0409

#6F295B Color Patterns

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    Byzantium Houndstooth Pattern

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    Byzantium 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.