#8D6ABA Hex Code

Color Name: Middle Blue Purple

What is hex #8D6ABA Color?

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The color name of hex code #8D6ABA is Middle Blue Purple. The RGB values are (141, 106, 186) which means it is composed of 33% red, 24% green and 43% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:24 M:43 Y:0 K:27. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8D6ABA has a hue of 266°, 43% saturation and a brightness value of 73%.
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 #8D6ABA Color Codes

Color NameMiddle Blue Purple
RGB Values(141, 106, 186)
CMYK Values(24%, 43%, 0%, 27%)
HSV/HSB Values(266°, 43%, 73%)
Closest Web Safe#9966CC
Inverse Color#729545 [Palm Leaf]
Closest Pantone®265 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#97BA6A [Olivine]
#8D6ABA Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#909090
Desaturated#929292
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7D7D7D
Weighted Average (Luma)#777777
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B0B0B0

Hex #8D6ABA Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8D6ABA. Complementary color is 97BA6A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8D6ABA is #97BA6A which is called Olivine. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8D6ABA color is offered by #97BA6A. 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 (8D6ABA, B56ABA and 6A6FBA)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8D6ABA are #B56ABA and #6A6FBA, called Pearly Purple and Toolbox, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8D6ABA 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 (8D6ABA, BAB56A and 6FBA6A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8D6ABA are #BAB56A (Dark Khaki) and #6FBA6A (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.

Triadic color palette with (8D6ABA, BA8D6A and 6ABA8D)

Triadic Palette

#8D6ABA triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BA8D6A (Light Taupe) and #6ABA8D (Iguana Green) along with #8D6ABA, 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 (8D6ABA, BA8D6A, 97BA6A and 6A97BA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8D6ABA has #BA8D6A (Light Taupe), #97BA6A (Olivine) and #6A97BA (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.

Square color palette with (8D6ABA, BA6A6F, 97BA6A and 6ABAB5)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8D6ABA contains #BA6A6F (Rose Gold), #97BA6A (Olivine) and #6ABAB5 (Moonstone 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 #8D6ABA Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8D6ABA 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.

#8D6ABA Color Patterns

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    Middle Blue Purple Gingham Checks

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    Middle Blue Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Middle Blue Purple Polka Dots Pattern

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    Middle Blue Purple Honeycomb Pattern

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    Middle Blue Purple Leaves Pattern

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    Middle Blue Purple Houndstooth Pattern

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    Middle Blue Purple Trellis Pattern

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    Middle Blue Purple 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.