Hot Violet

HEX #7931BB / RGB (121, 49, 187)

What is Hot Violet Color?

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Hot Violet has the hex code #7931BB. The equivalent RGB values are (121, 49, 187), which means it is composed of 34% red, 14% green and 52% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:35 M:74 Y:0 K:27. In the HSV/HSB scale, Hot Violet has a hue of 271°, 74% saturation and a brightness value of 73%.
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.

Hot Violet is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Hot Violet Color Codes

Hex Code#7931BB
RGB Values(121, 49, 187)
CMYK Values(35%, 74%, 0%, 27%)
HSV/HSB Values(271°, 74%, 73%)
Closest Web Safe#6633CC
Inverse Color#86CE44 [Kiwi]
Closest Pantone®266 C
Closest RAL4008 [Signal violet]
Complementary Color#73BB31 [Green (RYB)]
Hot Violet Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#777777
Weighted Average (Most Common)#565656
Weighted Average (Luma)#4A4A4A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8E8E8E

Hot Violet Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 7931BB. Complementary color is 73BB31

Complementary Palette

The complement of Hot Violet is Green (RYB) with the hex code #73BB31. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #7931BB color is offered by #73BB31. 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 (7931BB, BB31B8 and 3431BB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Hot Violet (#7931BB) are Byzantine (#BB31B8) and Persian Blue (#3431BB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Hot Violet 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (7931BB, B8BB31 and 31BB34)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Hot Violet (#7931BB) are #B8BB31 (Android Green) and #31BB34 (American 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.

Triadic color palette with (7931BB, BB7931 and 31BB79)

Triadic Palette

Hot Violet triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BB7931 (Copper) and #31BB79 (Medium Sea Green) along with #7931BB 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 (7931BB, BB7931, 73BB31 and 3173BB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Hot Violet has four colors - #BB7931 (Copper), #73BB31 (Green (RYB)) and #3173BB (Celtic Blue) in addition to the base color (#7931BB). 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.

Square color palette with (7931BB, BB3431, 73BB31 and 31B8BB)

Square Palette

Hot Violet square color palette has #BB3431 (International Orange (Golden Gate Bridge)), #73BB31 (Green (RYB)) and #31B8BB (Maximum Blue Green). 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

Hot Violet Color Rainbow Palette

Our Hot Violet 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Hot Violet Color


  • Transparent 945AC9#945AC9
  • Transparent A16FCF#A16FCF
  • Transparent AF83D6#AF83D6
  • Transparent BC98DD#BC98DD
  • Transparent C9ADE4#C9ADE4
  • Transparent D7C1EB#D7C1EB
  • Transparent E4D6F1#E4D6F1
  • Transparent F2EAF8#F2EAF8


  • Transparent 7A41AF#7A41AF
  • Transparent 7B49A9#7B49A9
  • Transparent 7C51A3#7C51A3
  • Transparent 7D599E#7D599E
  • Transparent 7D6098#7D6098
  • Transparent 7E6892#7E6892
  • Transparent 7F708C#7F708C
  • Transparent 7F7886#7F7886


  • Transparent 612796#612796
  • Transparent 552283#552283
  • Transparent 491D70#491D70
  • Transparent 3D195E#3D195E
  • Transparent 30144B#30144B
  • Transparent 240F38#240F38
  • Transparent 180A25#180A25
  • Transparent 0C0513#0C0513

Hot Violet Color Patterns

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    Hot Violet Gingham Checks

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    Hot Violet Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Hot Violet Polka Dots Pattern

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    Hot Violet Honeycomb Pattern

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    Hot Violet Leaves Pattern

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    Hot Violet Houndstooth Pattern

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    Hot Violet Trellis Pattern

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    Hot Violet Plaid Pattern