#BF9FFF Hex Code

Color Name: Pale Violet

What is hex #BF9FFF Color?

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The color name of hex code #BF9FFF is Pale Violet. The RGB values are (191, 159, 255) which means it is composed of 32% red, 26% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:25 M:38 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #BF9FFF has a hue of 260°, 38% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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 #BF9FFF Color Codes

Color NamePale Violet
RGB Values(191, 159, 255)
CMYK Values(25%, 38%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(260°, 38%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#CC99FF
Inverse Color#406000 [Metallic Green]
Closest Pantone®264 C
Closest RAL7047 [Telegrey 4]
Complementary Color#DFFF9F [Key Lime]
#BF9FFF Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#CACACA
Desaturated#CFCFCF
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Luma)#ADADAD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D0D0D0

Hex #BF9FFF Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BF9FFF. Complementary color is DFFF9F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #BF9FFF is #DFFF9F which is called Key Lime. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BF9FFF color is offered by #DFFF9F. 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 (BF9FFF, EF9FFF and 9FAFFF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #BF9FFF are #EF9FFF and #9FAFFF, called Rich Brilliant Lavender and Jordy Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #BF9FFF 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 (BF9FFF, FFEF9F and AFFF9F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #BF9FFF are #FFEF9F (Lemon Yellow (Crayola)) and #AFFF9F (Menthol). 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 (BF9FFF, FFBF9F and 9FFFBF)

Triadic Palette

#BF9FFF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FFBF9F (Deep Peach) and #9FFFBF (Magic Mint) along with #BF9FFF, 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 (BF9FFF, FFBF9F, DFFF9F and 9FDFFF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #BF9FFF has #FFBF9F (Deep Peach), #DFFF9F (Key Lime) and #9FDFFF (Winter Wizard). 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 (BF9FFF, FF9FAF, DFFF9F and 9FFFEF)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #BF9FFF contains #FF9FAF (Baker-Miller Pink), #DFFF9F (Key Lime) and #9FFFEF (Waterspout). 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 #BF9FFF Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #BF9FFF 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.

#BF9FFF Color Patterns

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    Pale Violet Gingham Checks

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    Pale Violet Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Pale Violet Polka Dots Pattern

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    Pale Violet Honeycomb Pattern

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    Pale Violet Leaves Pattern

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    Pale Violet Houndstooth Pattern

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    Pale Violet Trellis Pattern

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    Pale Violet 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.