#977CA6 Hex Code

Color Name: Deep Amethyst

What is hex #977CA6 Color?

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The color name of hex code #977CA6 is Deep Amethyst. The RGB values are (151, 124, 166) which means it is composed of 34% red, 28% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:9 M:25 Y:0 K:35. In the HSV/HSB scale, #977CA6 has a hue of 279°, 25% saturation and a brightness value of 65%.
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 #977CA6 Color Codes

Color NameDeep Amethyst
RGB Values(151, 124, 166)
CMYK Values(9%, 25%, 0%, 35%)
HSV/HSB Values(279°, 25%, 65%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#688359 [Axolotl]
Closest Pantone®7440 C
Closest RAL4009 [Pastel violet]
Complementary Color#8BA67C [Artichoke]
#977CA6 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#939393
Desaturated#919191
Weighted Average (Most Common)#898989
Weighted Average (Luma)#858585
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B9B9B9

Hex #977CA6 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 977CA6. Complementary color is 8BA67C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #977CA6 is #8BA67C which is called Artichoke. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #977CA6 color is offered by #8BA67C. 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 (977CA6, A67CA0 and 827CA6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #977CA6 are #A67CA0 and #827CA6, called Deep Amethyst and Shadow Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #977CA6 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 (977CA6, A0A67C and 7CA682)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #977CA6 are #A0A67C (Grullo) and #7CA682 (Oxley). 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 (977CA6, A6977C and 7CA697)

Triadic Palette

#977CA6 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A6977C (Grullo) and #7CA697 (Morning Blue) along with #977CA6, 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 (977CA6, A6977C, 8BA67C and 7C8BA6)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #977CA6 has #A6977C (Grullo), #8BA67C (Artichoke) and #7C8BA6 (Shadow 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 (977CA6, A6827C, 8BA67C and 7CA0A6)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #977CA6 contains #A6827C (Burnished Brown), #8BA67C (Artichoke) and #7CA0A6 (Weldon 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 #977CA6 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #977CA6 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.

#977CA6 Color Patterns

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    Deep Amethyst Gingham Checks

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    Deep Amethyst Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Deep Amethyst Polka Dots Pattern

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    Deep Amethyst Honeycomb Pattern

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    Deep Amethyst Leaves Pattern

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    Deep Amethyst Houndstooth Pattern

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    Deep Amethyst Trellis Pattern

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    Deep Amethyst 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.