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#9932CC Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Orchid

What is hex #9932CC Color?

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The color name of hex code #9932CC is Dark Orchid. The RGB values are (153, 50, 204) which means it is composed of 38% red, 12% green and 50% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:25 M:76 Y:0 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #9932CC has a hue of 280°, 75% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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 #9932CC Color Codes

Color NameDark Orchid
RGB Values(153, 50, 204)
CMYK Values(25%, 76%, 0%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(280°, 75%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#9933CC
Inverse Color#66CD33 [Green (RYB)]
Closest Pantone®7442 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#65CC32 [Green (RYB)]
#9932CC Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#626262
Weighted Average (Luma)#535353
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#959595

Hex #9932CC Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9932CC. Complementary color is 65CC32

Complementary Palette

The complement of #9932CC is #65CC32 which is called Green (RYB). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9932CC color is offered by #65CC32. 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 (9932CC, CC32B2 and 4C32CC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #9932CC are #CC32B2 and #4C32CC, called Byzantine and Ocean Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #9932CC 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 (9932CC, B2CC32 and 32CC4C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #9932CC are #B2CC32 (Android Green) and #32CC4C (Lime 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.

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Triadic color palette with (9932CC, CC9932 and 32CC99)

Triadic Palette

#9932CC triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CC9932 (Satin Sheen Gold) and #32CC99 (Mountain Meadow) along with #9932CC, 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 (9932CC, CC9932, 65CC32 and 3265CC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #9932CC has #CC9932 (Satin Sheen Gold), #65CC32 (Green (RYB)) and #3265CC (Celtic 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.

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Square color palette with (9932CC, CC4C32, 65CC32 and 32B2CC)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #9932CC contains #CC4C32 (Jasper), #65CC32 (Green (RYB)) and #32B2CC (Moonstone). 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 #9932CC Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #9932CC 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 9932CC Color


  • Transparent AD5BD6AD5BD6
  • Transparent B870DBB870DB
  • Transparent C284E0C284E0
  • Transparent CC99E6CC99E6
  • Transparent D6ADEBD6ADEB
  • Transparent E0C2F0E0C2F0
  • Transparent EBD6F5EBD6F5
  • Transparent F5EBFAF5EBFA


  • Transparent 9442BD9442BD
  • Transparent 9249B59249B5
  • Transparent 8F51AE8F51AE
  • Transparent 8D59A68D59A6
  • Transparent 8A619E8A619E
  • Transparent 886997886997
  • Transparent 85708F85708F
  • Transparent 837888837888


  • Transparent 7A28A37A28A3
  • Transparent 6B238F6B238F
  • Transparent 5C1E7A5C1E7A
  • Transparent 4D19664D1966
  • Transparent 3D14523D1452
  • Transparent 2E0F3D2E0F3D
  • Transparent 1F0A291F0A29
  • Transparent 0F05140F0514

#9932CC Color Patterns

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    #9932CC Houndstooth Pattern

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    #9932CC Trellis Pattern

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    #9932CC Plaid Pattern

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