#8866C5 Hex Code

Color Name: Middle Blue Purple

What is hex #8866C5 Color?

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The color name of hex code #8866C5 is Middle Blue Purple. The RGB values are (136, 102, 197) which means it is composed of 31% red, 23% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:31 M:48 Y:0 K:23. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8866C5 has a hue of 261°, 48% saturation and a brightness value of 77%.
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.

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Hex #8866C5 Color Codes

Color NameMiddle Blue Purple
RGB Values(136, 102, 197)
CMYK Values(31%, 48%, 0%, 23%)
HSV/HSB Values(261°, 48%, 77%)
Closest Web Safe#9966CC
Inverse Color#77993A [Palm Leaf]
Closest Pantone®265 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#A3C566 [Middle Green Yellow]
#8866C5 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#919191
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Luma)#747474
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AEAEAE

Hex #8866C5 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8866C5. Complementary color is A3C566

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8866C5 is #A3C566 which is called Middle Green Yellow. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8866C5 color is offered by #A3C566. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (8866C5, B866C5 and 6674C5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8866C5 are #B866C5 and #6674C5, called Rich Lilac and Toolbox, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8866C5 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (8866C5, C5B866 and 74C566)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8866C5 are #C5B866 (Dark Khaki) and #74C566 (Mantis). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (8866C5, C58866 and 66C588)

Triadic Palette

#8866C5 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C58866 (Deer) and #66C588 (Iguana Green) along with #8866C5, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (8866C5, C58866, A3C566 and 66A3C5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8866C5 has #C58866 (Deer), #A3C566 (Middle Green Yellow) and #66A3C5 (Cerulean Frost). 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.

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Square color palette with (8866C5, C56674, A3C566 and 66C5B8)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8866C5 contains #C56674 (Cinnamon Satin), #A3C566 (Middle Green Yellow) and #66C5B8 (Medium Aquamarine). 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.

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Hex #8866C5 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8866C5 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 8866C5 Color


  • Transparent A085D1A085D1
  • Transparent AC94D6AC94D6
  • Transparent B8A3DCB8A3DC
  • Transparent C4B3E2C4B3E2
  • Transparent CFC2E8CFC2E8
  • Transparent DBD1EEDBD1EE
  • Transparent E7E0F3E7E0F3
  • Transparent F3F0F9F3F0F9


  • Transparent 866BB7866BB7
  • Transparent 866EB0866EB0
  • Transparent 8570A98570A9
  • Transparent 8473A38473A3
  • Transparent 83769C83769C
  • Transparent 827895827895
  • Transparent 827B8E827B8E
  • Transparent 817D87817D87


  • Transparent 6D529E6D529E
  • Transparent 5F478A5F478A
  • Transparent 523D76523D76
  • Transparent 443363443363
  • Transparent 36294F36294F
  • Transparent 291F3B291F3B
  • Transparent 1B14271B1427
  • Transparent 0E0A140E0A14

#8866C5 Color Patterns

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