#6E567B Hex Code

Color Name: Old Lavender

What is hex #6E567B Color?

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The color name of hex code #6E567B is Old Lavender. The RGB values are (110, 86, 123) which means it is composed of 34% red, 27% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:11 M:30 Y:0 K:52. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6E567B has a hue of 279°, 30% saturation and a brightness value of 48%.
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 #6E567B Color Codes

Color NameOld Lavender
RGB Values(110, 86, 123)
CMYK Values(11%, 30%, 0%, 52%)
HSV/HSB Values(279°, 30%, 48%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#91A984 [Artichoke]
Closest Pantone®668 C
Closest RAL4011 [Pearl violet]
Complementary Color#637B56 [Axolotl]
#6E567B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6A6A6A
Desaturated#696969
Weighted Average (Most Common)#616161
Weighted Average (Luma)#5E5E5E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9E9E9E

Hex #6E567B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6E567B. Complementary color is 637B56

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6E567B is #637B56 which is called Axolotl. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6E567B color is offered by #637B56. 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 (6E567B, 7B5676 and 5C567B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6E567B are #7B5676 and #5C567B, called Old Lavender and Purple Navy, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6E567B 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 (6E567B, 767B56 and 567B5C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6E567B are #767B56 (Gold Fusion) and #567B5C (Axolotl). 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 (6E567B, 7B6E56 and 567B6E)

Triadic Palette

#6E567B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7B6E56 (Pastel Brown) and #567B6E (Hooker's Green) along with #6E567B, 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 (6E567B, 7B6E56, 637B56 and 56637B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6E567B has #7B6E56 (Pastel Brown), #637B56 (Axolotl) and #56637B (Dark Electric 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 (6E567B, 7B5C56, 637B56 and 56767B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6E567B contains #7B5C56 (Deep Taupe), #637B56 (Axolotl) and #56767B (Dark Electric 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 #6E567B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6E567B 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.

#6E567B Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 6E567B

    Old Lavender gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 6E567B

    Old Lavender vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 6E567B

    Old Lavender polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 6E567B

    Old Lavender honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 6E567B

    Old Lavender leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 6E567B

    Old Lavender houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 6E567B

    Old Lavender trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 6E567B

    Old 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.