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#BA55D3 Hex Code

Color Name: Medium Orchid

What is hex #BA55D3 Color?

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The color name of hex code #BA55D3 is Medium Orchid. The RGB values are (186, 85, 211) which means it is composed of 39% red, 18% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:12 M:60 Y:0 K:17. In the HSV/HSB scale, #BA55D3 has a hue of 288°, 60% 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 #BA55D3 Color Codes

Color NameMedium Orchid
RGB Values(186, 85, 211)
CMYK Values(12%, 60%, 0%, 17%)
HSV/HSB Values(288°, 60%, 83%)
Closest Web Safe#CC66CC
Inverse Color#45AA2C [Wageningen Green]
Closest Pantone®2582 C
Closest RAL4003 [Heather violet]
Complementary Color#6ED355 [Mantis]
#BA55D3 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#818181
Weighted Average (Luma)#747474
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ADADAD

Hex #BA55D3 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BA55D3. Complementary color is 6ED355

Complementary Palette

The complement of #BA55D3 is #6ED355 which is called Mantis. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BA55D3 color is offered by #6ED355. 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 (BA55D3, D355AD and 7B55D3)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #BA55D3 are #D355AD and #7B55D3, called Mulberry (Crayola) and Slate Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #BA55D3 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 (BA55D3, ADD355 and 55D37B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #BA55D3 are #ADD355 (June Bud) and #55D37B (Emerald). 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 (BA55D3, D3BA55 and 55D3BA)

Triadic Palette

#BA55D3 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D3BA55 (Vegas Gold) and #55D3BA (Medium Turquoise) along with #BA55D3, 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 (BA55D3, D3BA55, 6ED355 and 556ED3)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #BA55D3 has #D3BA55 (Vegas Gold), #6ED355 (Mantis) and #556ED3 (Han 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 (BA55D3, D37B55, 6ED355 and 55ADD3)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #BA55D3 contains #D37B55 (Raw Sienna), #6ED355 (Mantis) and #55ADD3 (Carolina 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 #BA55D3 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #BA55D3 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 BA55D3 Color


  • Transparent C877DCC877DC
  • Transparent CF88E0CF88E0
  • Transparent D699E5D699E5
  • Transparent DDAAE9DDAAE9
  • Transparent E3BBEDE3BBED
  • Transparent EACCF2EACCF2
  • Transparent F1DDF6F1DDF6
  • Transparent F8EEFBF8EEFB


  • Transparent AE5EC2AE5EC2
  • Transparent A962BAA962BA
  • Transparent A366B2A366B2
  • Transparent 9D6BAA9D6BAA
  • Transparent 976FA1976FA1
  • Transparent 917399917399
  • Transparent 8C77918C7791
  • Transparent 867C88867C88


  • Transparent 9544A99544A9
  • Transparent 823C94823C94
  • Transparent 70337F70337F
  • Transparent 5D2B6A5D2B6A
  • Transparent 4A22544A2254
  • Transparent 381A3F381A3F
  • Transparent 25112A25112A
  • Transparent 130915130915

#BA55D3 Color Patterns

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