#6A4C91 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Lavender

What is hex #6A4C91 Color?

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The color name of hex code #6A4C91 is Dark Lavender. The RGB values are (106, 76, 145) which means it is composed of 32% red, 23% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:27 M:48 Y:0 K:43. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6A4C91 has a hue of 266°, 48% saturation and a brightness value of 57%.
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 #6A4C91 Color Codes

Color NameDark Lavender
RGB Values(106, 76, 145)
CMYK Values(27%, 48%, 0%, 43%)
HSV/HSB Values(266°, 48%, 57%)
Closest Web Safe#663399
Inverse Color#95B36E [Olivine]
Closest Pantone®7677 C
Closest RAL4011 [Pearl violet]
Complementary Color#73914C [Palm Leaf]
#6A4C91 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6D6D6D
Desaturated#6F6F6F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Luma)#575757
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#999999

Hex #6A4C91 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6A4C91. Complementary color is 73914C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6A4C91 is #73914C which is called Palm Leaf. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6A4C91 color is offered by #73914C. 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 (6A4C91, 8D4C91 and 4C5191)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6A4C91 are #8D4C91 and #4C5191, called Razzmic Berry and Purple Navy, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6A4C91 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 (6A4C91, 918D4C and 51914C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6A4C91 are #918D4C (Dark Tan) and #51914C (May 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 (6A4C91, 916A4C and 4C916A)

Triadic Palette

#6A4C91 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #916A4C (Dark Brown-Tangelo) and #4C916A (Deep Aquamarine) along with #6A4C91, 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 (6A4C91, 916A4C, 73914C and 4C7391)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6A4C91 has #916A4C (Dark Brown-Tangelo), #73914C (Palm Leaf) and #4C7391 (Jelly Bean 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 (6A4C91, 914C51, 73914C and 4C918D)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6A4C91 contains #914C51 (Cordovan), #73914C (Palm Leaf) and #4C918D (Steel Teal). 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 #6A4C91 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6A4C91 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.

#6A4C91 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 6A4C91

    Dark Lavender gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 6A4C91

    Dark Lavender vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 6A4C91

    Dark Lavender polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 6A4C91

    Dark Lavender honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 6A4C91

    Dark Lavender leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 6A4C91

    Dark Lavender houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 6A4C91

    Dark Lavender trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 6A4C91

    Dark Lavender 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.