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Hippie Blue Color

HEX #331878 / RGB (51, 24, 120)

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What is Hippie Blue Color?

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Hippie Blue has the hex code #331878. The equivalent RGB values are (51, 24, 120), which means it is composed of 26% red, 12% green and 62% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:58 M:80 Y:0 K:53. In the HSV/HSB scale, Hippie Blue has a hue of 257°, 80% saturation and a brightness value of 47%.
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.

Technically, Hippe blue is more indigo than blue. The color is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Hippie Blue can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Hippie Blue Color Codes

Hex Code#331878
RGB Values(51, 24, 120)
CMYK Values(58%, 80%, 0%, 53%)
HSV/HSB Values(257°, 80%, 47%)
Closest Web Safe#330066
Inverse Color#CCE787 [Yellow-Green (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®2685 C
Closest RAL5002 [Ultramarine blue]
Complementary Color#5D7818 [Sap Green]
Hippie Blue Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#414141
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Luma)#252525
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#666666

Hippie Blue Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 331878. Complementary color is 5D7818

Complementary Palette

The complement of Hippie Blue is Sap Green with the hex code #5D7818. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #331878 color is offered by #5D7818. 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 (331878, 631878 and 182D78)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Hippie Blue (#331878) are Midnight (#631878) and St. Patrick's Blue (#182D78). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Hippie Blue with a 30° separation on either side. 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 (331878, 786318 and 2D7818)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Hippie Blue (#331878) are #786318 (Antique Bronze) and #2D7818 (Forest Green (Web)). 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 (331878, 783318 and 187833)

Triadic Palette

Hippie Blue triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #783318 (Liver (Organ)) and #187833 (La Salle Green) along with #331878 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 (331878, 783318, 5D7818 and 185D78)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Hippie Blue has four colors - #783318 (Liver (Organ)), #5D7818 (Sap Green) and #185D78 (Blue Sapphire) in addition to the base color (#331878). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (331878, 78182D, 5D7818 and 187863)

Square Palette

Hippie Blue square color palette has #78182D (Claret), #5D7818 (Sap Green) and #187863 (Deep Green-Cyan Turquoise). 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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Rainbow color

Hippie Blue Color Rainbow Palette

Our Hippie Blue rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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 Hippie Blue Color


  • Transparent 5C46935C4693
  • Transparent 705DA1705DA1
  • Transparent 8574AE8574AE
  • Transparent 998CBC998CBC
  • Transparent ADA3C9ADA3C9
  • Transparent C2BAD7C2BAD7
  • Transparent D6D1E4D6D1E4
  • Transparent EBE8F2EBE8F2


  • Transparent 422D7A422D7A
  • Transparent 4A377A4A377A
  • Transparent 52427B52427B
  • Transparent 5A4C7C5A4C7C
  • Transparent 61567D61567D
  • Transparent 69617E69617E
  • Transparent 716B7E716B7E
  • Transparent 78767F78767F


  • Transparent 291360291360
  • Transparent 241154241154
  • Transparent 1F0E481F0E48
  • Transparent 1A0C3C1A0C3C
  • Transparent 140A30140A30
  • Transparent 0F07240F0724
  • Transparent 0A05180A0518
  • Transparent 05020C05020C

Hippie Blue Color Patterns

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    Hippie Blue Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Hippie Blue Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hippie Blue Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hippie Blue Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hippie Blue Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hippie Blue Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hippie Blue Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Hippie Blue Plaid Pattern

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