#6E558F Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Lavender

What is hex #6E558F Color?

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The color name of hex code #6E558F is Dark Lavender. The RGB values are (110, 85, 143) which means it is composed of 33% red, 25% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:23 M:41 Y:0 K:44. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6E558F has a hue of 266°, 41% 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.

Hex #6E558F Color Codes

Color NameDark Lavender
RGB Values(110, 85, 143)
CMYK Values(23%, 41%, 0%, 44%)
HSV/HSB Values(266°, 41%, 56%)
Closest Web Safe#666699
Inverse Color#91AA70 [Asparagus]
Closest Pantone®7677 C
Closest RAL4011 [Pearl violet]
Complementary Color#768F55 [Moss Green]
#6E558F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Weighted Average (Most Common)#636363
Weighted Average (Luma)#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9E9E9E

Hex #6E558F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6E558F. Complementary color is 768F55

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6E558F is #768F55 which is called Moss Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6E558F color is offered by #768F55. 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 (6E558F, 8B558F and 55598F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6E558F are #8B558F and #55598F, called French Lilac and UCLA Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6E558F 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 (6E558F, 8F8B55 and 598F55)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6E558F are #8F8B55 (Dark Tan) and #598F55 (Middle 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 (6E558F, 8F6E55 and 558F6E)

Triadic Palette

#6E558F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8F6E55 (Liver Chestnut) and #558F6E (Wintergreen Dream) along with #6E558F, 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 (6E558F, 8F6E55, 768F55 and 55768F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6E558F has #8F6E55 (Liver Chestnut), #768F55 (Moss Green) and #55768F (UCLA 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 (6E558F, 8F5559, 768F55 and 558F8B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6E558F contains #8F5559 (Rose Taupe), #768F55 (Moss Green) and #558F8B (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 #6E558F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6E558F 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.

#6E558F Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 6E558F

    Dark Lavender gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 6E558F

    Dark Lavender vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 6E558F

    Dark Lavender polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 6E558F

    Dark Lavender honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 6E558F

    Dark Lavender leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 6E558F

    Dark Lavender houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 6E558F

    Dark Lavender trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 6E558F

    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.