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#C78CC8 Hex Code

Color Name: Pastel Violet

What is hex #C78CC8 Color?

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The color name of hex code #C78CC8 is Pastel Violet. The RGB values are (199, 140, 200) which means it is composed of 37% red, 26% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:30 Y:0 K:22. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C78CC8 has a hue of 299°, 30% saturation and a brightness value of 78%.
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 #C78CC8 Color Codes

Color NamePastel Violet
RGB Values(199, 140, 200)
CMYK Values(1%, 30%, 0%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(299°, 30%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#CC99CC
Inverse Color#387337 [Japanese Laurel]
Closest Pantone®514 C
Closest RAL3015 [Light pink]
Complementary Color#8DC88C [Dark Sea Green]
#C78CC8 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Luma)#9D9D9D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C7C7C7

Hex #C78CC8 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C78CC8. Complementary color is 8DC88C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C78CC8 is #8DC88C which is called Dark Sea Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C78CC8 color is offered by #8DC88C. 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.

C78CC8 8DC88C
Analogous color palette with (C78CC8, C88CAB and A98CC8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C78CC8 are #C88CAB and #A98CC8, called Puce and African Violet, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C78CC8 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.

C78CC8 C88CAB A98CC8
Split Complementary color palette with (C78CC8, ABC88C and 8CC8A9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C78CC8 are #ABC88C (Laurel Green) and #8CC8A9 (Eton Blue). 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.

C78CC8 ABC88C 8CC8A9
Triadic color palette with (C78CC8, C8C78C and 8CC8C7)

Triadic Palette

#C78CC8 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C8C78C (Sage) and #8CC8C7 (Middle Blue Green) along with #C78CC8, 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.

C78CC8 C8C78C 8CC8C7
Tetradic color palette with (C78CC8, C8C78C, 8DC88C and 8C8DC8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C78CC8 has #C8C78C (Sage), #8DC88C (Dark Sea Green) and #8C8DC8 (Ube). 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.

C78CC8 C8C78C 8DC88C 8C8DC8
Square color palette with (C78CC8, C8A98C, 8DC88C and 8CABC8)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C78CC8 contains #C8A98C (Khaki (HTML/CSS)), #8DC88C (Dark Sea Green) and #8CABC8 (Ceil). 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.

C78CC8 C8A98C 8DC88C 8CABC8
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Hex #C78CC8 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C78CC8 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 C78CC8 Color


  • Transparent D2A3D3D2A3D3
  • Transparent D8AFD9D8AFD9
  • Transparent DDBADEDDBADE
  • Transparent E3C6E4E3C6E4
  • Transparent E9D1E9E9D1E9
  • Transparent EEDDEFEEDDEF
  • Transparent F4E8F4F4E8F4
  • Transparent F9F4FAF9F4FA


  • Transparent B98ABAB98ABA
  • Transparent B288B2B288B2
  • Transparent AB87ABAB87AB
  • Transparent A486A4A486A4
  • Transparent 9C859D9C859D
  • Transparent 958496958496
  • Transparent 8E828E8E828E
  • Transparent 878187878187


  • Transparent 9F70A09F70A0
  • Transparent 8B628C8B628C
  • Transparent 775478775478
  • Transparent 644664644664
  • Transparent 503850503850
  • Transparent 3C2A3C3C2A3C
  • Transparent 281C28281C28
  • Transparent 140E14140E14

#C78CC8 Color Patterns

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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.