#756689 Hex Code

Color Name: Chinese Violet

What is hex #756689 Color?

Chinese Violet (Hex code: 756689) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #756689 is Chinese Violet. The RGB values are (117, 102, 137) which means it is composed of 33% red, 29% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:15 M:26 Y:0 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, #756689 has a hue of 266°, 26% saturation and a brightness value of 54%.
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 #756689 Color Codes

Color NameChinese Violet
RGB Values(117, 102, 137)
CMYK Values(15%, 26%, 0%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(266°, 26%, 54%)
Closest Web Safe#666699
Inverse Color#8A9976 [Artichoke]
Closest Pantone®667 C
Closest RAL4011 [Pearl violet]
Complementary Color#7A8966 [Camouflage Green]
#756689 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#777777
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6E6E6E
Weighted Average (Luma)#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A8A8A8

Hex #756689 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 756689. Complementary color is 7A8966

Complementary Palette

The complement of #756689 is #7A8966 which is called Camouflage Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #756689 color is offered by #7A8966. 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 (756689, 876689 and 666989)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #756689 are #876689 and #666989, called Chinese Violet and Dark Blue-Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #756689 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 (756689, 898766 and 698966)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #756689 are #898766 (Shadow) and #698966 (Russian 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 (756689, 897566 and 668975)

Triadic Palette

#756689 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #897566 (Shadow) and #668975 (Xanadu) along with #756689, 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 (756689, 897566, 7A8966 and 667A89)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #756689 has #897566 (Shadow), #7A8966 (Camouflage Green) and #667A89 (AuroMetalSaurus). 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 (756689, 896669, 7A8966 and 668987)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #756689 contains #896669 (Mauve Taupe), #7A8966 (Camouflage Green) and #668987 (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 #756689 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #756689 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.

#756689 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 756689

    Chinese Violet gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 756689

    Chinese Violet vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 756689

    Chinese Violet polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 756689

    Chinese Violet honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 756689

    Chinese Violet leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 756689

    Chinese Violet houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 756689

    Chinese Violet trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 756689

    Chinese Violet 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.