#6D3CCC Hex Code

Color Name: Iris

What is hex #6D3CCC Color?

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The color name of hex code #6D3CCC is Iris. The RGB values are (109, 60, 204) which means it is composed of 29% red, 16% green and 55% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:47 M:71 Y:0 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6D3CCC has a hue of 260°, 71% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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 #6D3CCC Color Codes

Color NameIris
RGB Values(109, 60, 204)
CMYK Values(47%, 71%, 0%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(260°, 71%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#6633CC
Inverse Color#92C333 [Yellow-Green]
Closest Pantone®266 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#9BCC3C [Yellow-Green]
#6D3CCC Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7C7C7C
Desaturated#848484
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Luma)#515151
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#949494

Hex #6D3CCC Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6D3CCC. Complementary color is 9BCC3C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6D3CCC is #9BCC3C which is called Yellow-Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6D3CCC color is offered by #9BCC3C. 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 (6D3CCC, B53CCC and 3C53CC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6D3CCC are #B53CCC and #3C53CC, called Steel Pink and Cerulean Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6D3CCC 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 (6D3CCC, CCB53C and 53CC3C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6D3CCC are #CCB53C (Old Gold) and #53CC3C (Apple). 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 (6D3CCC, CC6D3C and 3CCC6D)

Triadic Palette

#6D3CCC triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CC6D3C (Medium Vermilion) and #3CCC6D (UFO Green) along with #6D3CCC, 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 (6D3CCC, CC6D3C, 9BCC3C and 3C9BCC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6D3CCC has #CC6D3C (Medium Vermilion), #9BCC3C (Yellow-Green) and #3C9BCC (Celestial 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 (6D3CCC, CC3C53, 9BCC3C and 3CCCB5)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6D3CCC contains #CC3C53 (Brick Red), #9BCC3C (Yellow-Green) and #3CCCB5 (Eucalyptus). 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 #6D3CCC Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6D3CCC 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.

#6D3CCC Color Patterns

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    Iris Gingham Checks

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    Iris Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Iris Polka Dots Pattern

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    Iris Honeycomb Pattern

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    Iris Leaves Pattern

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    Iris Houndstooth Pattern

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    Iris Trellis Pattern

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    Iris 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.