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Indigo Violet Color

HEX #242C52 / RGB (36, 44, 82)

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What is Indigo Violet Color?

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Indigo Violet has the hex code #242C52. The equivalent RGB values are (36, 44, 82), which means it is composed of 22% red, 27% green and 51% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:56 M:46 Y:0 K:68. In the HSV/HSB scale, Indigo Violet has a hue of 230°, 56% saturation and a brightness value of 32%.
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.

Indigo Violet is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 290 20 25. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Indigo Violet color hex code is #242C52 which can be used along with RGB (36, 44, 82) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Indigo Violet Color Codes

Hex Code#242C52
RGB Values(36, 44, 82)
CMYK Values(56%, 46%, 0%, 68%)
HSV/HSB Values(230°, 56%, 32%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#DBD3AD [Desert Sand]
Closest Pantone®533 C
Closest RAL5013 [Cobalt blue]
Complementary Color#524A24 [Army Green]
Indigo Violet Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#363636
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2E2E2E
Weighted Average (Luma)#2D2D2D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#717171

Indigo Violet Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 242C52. Complementary color is 524A24

Complementary Palette

The complement of Indigo Violet is Army Green with the hex code #524A24. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #242C52 color is offered by #524A24. 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 (242C52, 332452 and 244352)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Indigo Violet (#242C52) are Russian Violet (#332452) and Japanese Indigo (#244352). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Indigo 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (242C52, 523324 and 435224)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Indigo Violet (#242C52) are #523324 (Café Noir) and #435224 (Army 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.

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Triadic color palette with (242C52, 52242C and 2C5224)

Triadic Palette

Indigo Violet triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #52242C (Brown Coffee) and #2C5224 (Cal Poly Pomona Green) along with #242C52 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 (242C52, 52242C, 524A24 and 24524A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Indigo Violet has four colors - #52242C (Brown Coffee), #524A24 (Army Green) and #24524A (Dark Slate Gray) in addition to the base color (#242C52). 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 (242C52, 522443, 524A24 and 245233)

Square Palette

Indigo Violet square color palette has #522443 (Dark Puce), #524A24 (Army Green) and #245233 (Cal Poly Pomona 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.

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Rainbow color

Indigo Violet Color Rainbow Palette

Our Indigo 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Indigo Violet Color


  • Transparent 505675505675
  • Transparent 666B86666B86
  • Transparent 7C80977C8097
  • Transparent 9296A99296A9
  • Transparent A7ABBAA7ABBA
  • Transparent BDC0CBBDC0CB
  • Transparent D3D5DCD3D5DC
  • Transparent E9EAEEE9EAEE


  • Transparent 363D5B363D5B
  • Transparent 404560404560
  • Transparent 494E64494E64
  • Transparent 525669525669
  • Transparent 5B5E6E5B5E6E
  • Transparent 646772646772
  • Transparent 6E6F776E6F77
  • Transparent 77787B77787B


  • Transparent 1D23421D2342
  • Transparent 191F39191F39
  • Transparent 161A31161A31
  • Transparent 121629121629
  • Transparent 0E12210E1221
  • Transparent 0B0D190B0D19
  • Transparent 070910070910
  • Transparent 040408040408

Indigo Violet Color Patterns

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    Indigo Violet Gingham Checks

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    Indigo Violet Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Indigo Violet Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Violet Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Violet Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Violet Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Violet Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Indigo Violet Plaid Pattern

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