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Lilac Purple Color

HEX #A183C0 / RGB (161, 131, 192)

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What is Lilac Purple Color?

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Lilac Purple has the hex code #A183C0. The equivalent RGB values are (161, 131, 192), which means it is composed of 33% red, 27% green and 40% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:16 M:32 Y:0 K:25. In the HSV/HSB scale, Lilac Purple has a hue of 270°, 32% saturation and a brightness value of 75%.
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.

Lilac Purple is an RAL Design color with the number 310 60 35. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Lilac Purple hex code is #A183C0 with equivalent RGB (161, 131, 192). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Lilac Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#A183C0
RGB Values(161, 131, 192)
CMYK Values(16%, 32%, 0%, 25%)
HSV/HSB Values(270°, 32%, 75%)
Closest Web Safe#9999CC
Inverse Color#5E7C3F [Fern Green]
Closest Pantone®2577 C
Closest RAL7040 [Window grey]
Complementary Color#A2C083 [Olivine]
Lilac Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#939393
Weighted Average (Luma)#8E8E8E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BEBEBE

Lilac Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A183C0. Complementary color is A2C083

Complementary Palette

The complement of Lilac Purple is Olivine with the hex code #A2C083. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A183C0 color is offered by #A2C083. 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 (A183C0, C083C0 and 8384C0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Lilac Purple (#A183C0) are African Violet (#C083C0) and Ube (#8384C0). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Lilac Purple 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 (A183C0, C0C083 and 84C083)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Lilac Purple (#A183C0) are #C0C083 (Sage) and #84C083 (Dark Sea 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 (A183C0, C0A183 and 83C0A1)

Triadic Palette

Lilac Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C0A183 (Pale Taupe) and #83C0A1 (Eton Blue) along with #A183C0 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 (A183C0, C0A183, A2C083 and 83A2C0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Lilac Purple has four colors - #C0A183 (Pale Taupe), #A2C083 (Olivine) and #83A2C0 (Pewter Blue) in addition to the base color (#A183C0). 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 (A183C0, C08384, A2C083 and 83C0C0)

Square Palette

Lilac Purple square color palette has #C08384 (Old Rose), #A2C083 (Olivine) and #83C0C0 (Dark Sky Blue). 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.

A183C0 C08384 A2C083 83C0C0
Rainbow color

Lilac Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Lilac Purple 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 Lilac Purple Color


  • Transparent B49CCDB49CCD
  • Transparent BDA8D3BDA8D3
  • Transparent C7B5D9C7B5D9
  • Transparent D0C1E0D0C1E0
  • Transparent D9CDE6D9CDE6
  • Transparent E3DAECE3DAEC
  • Transparent ECE6F2ECE6F2
  • Transparent F6F3F9F6F3F9


  • Transparent 9A82B39A82B3
  • Transparent 9782AD9782AD
  • Transparent 9482A69482A6
  • Transparent 9182A09182A0
  • Transparent 8D819A8D819A
  • Transparent 8A81938A8193
  • Transparent 87818D87818D
  • Transparent 838086838086


  • Transparent 81699A81699A
  • Transparent 715C86715C86
  • Transparent 614F73614F73
  • Transparent 514260514260
  • Transparent 40344D40344D
  • Transparent 30273A30273A
  • Transparent 201A26201A26
  • Transparent 100D13100D13

Lilac Purple Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Lilac Purple Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Lilac Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lilac Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lilac Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lilac Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lilac Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lilac Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Lilac Purple Plaid Pattern

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