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#9400D3 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Violet

What is hex #9400D3 Color?

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The color name of hex code #9400D3 is Dark Violet. The RGB values are (148, 0, 211) which means it is composed of 41% red, 0% green and 59% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:30 M:100 Y:0 K:17. In the HSV/HSB scale, #9400D3 has a hue of 282°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 83%.
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 #9400D3 Color Codes

Color NameDark Violet
RGB Values(148, 0, 211)
CMYK Values(30%, 100%, 0%, 17%)
HSV/HSB Values(282°, 100%, 83%)
Closest Web Safe#9900CC
Inverse Color#6BFF2C [Spring Frost]
Closest Pantone®2592 C
Closest RAL4006 [Traffic purple]
Complementary Color#3FD300 [Harlequin Green]
#9400D3 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#787878
Weighted Average (Most Common)#444444
Weighted Average (Luma)#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#737373

Hex #9400D3 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9400D3. Complementary color is 3FD300

Complementary Palette

The complement of #9400D3 is #3FD300 which is called Harlequin Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9400D3 color is offered by #3FD300. 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 (9400D3, D300A9 and 2A00D3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #9400D3 are #D300A9 and #2A00D3, called Fashion Fuchsia and Interdimensional Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #9400D3 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 (9400D3, A9D300 and 00D32B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #9400D3 are #A9D300 (Vivid Lime Green) and #00D32B (Vivid Malachite). 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 (9400D3, D39400 and 00D394)

Triadic Palette

#9400D3 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D39400 (Harvest Gold) and #00D394 (Caribbean Green) along with #9400D3, 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 (9400D3, D39400, 3FD300 and 003FD3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #9400D3 has #D39400 (Harvest Gold), #3FD300 (Harlequin Green) and #003FD3 (Absolute Zero (Crayola)). 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 (9400D3, D32B00, 3FD300 and 00A9D3)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #9400D3 contains #D32B00 (Sinopia), #3FD300 (Harlequin Green) and #00A9D3 (Rich 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.

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Hex #9400D3 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #9400D3 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 9400D3 Color


  • Transparent A933DCA933DC
  • Transparent B44DE0B44DE0
  • Transparent BF66E5BF66E5
  • Transparent CA80E9CA80E9
  • Transparent D499EDD499ED
  • Transparent DFB3F2DFB3F2
  • Transparent EACCF6EACCF6
  • Transparent F4E6FBF4E6FB


  • Transparent 901AC2901AC2
  • Transparent 8E26BA8E26BA
  • Transparent 8C33B28C33B2
  • Transparent 8A40AA8A40AA
  • Transparent 884DA1884DA1
  • Transparent 865A99865A99
  • Transparent 846691846691
  • Transparent 827388827388


  • Transparent 7600A97600A9
  • Transparent 680094680094
  • Transparent 59007F59007F
  • Transparent 4A006A4A006A
  • Transparent 3B00543B0054
  • Transparent 2C003F2C003F
  • Transparent 1E002A1E002A
  • Transparent 0F00150F0015

#9400D3 Color Patterns

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    #9400D3 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #9400D3 Plaid Pattern

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