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Loden Purple Color

HEX #553A76 / RGB (85, 58, 118)

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What is Loden Purple Color?

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Loden Purple has the hex code #553A76. The equivalent RGB values are (85, 58, 118), which means it is composed of 33% red, 22% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:28 M:51 Y:0 K:54. In the HSV/HSB scale, Loden Purple has a hue of 267°, 51% saturation and a brightness value of 46%.
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.

Loden Purple is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 310 30 40. 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.

Loden Purple color hex code is #553A76 which can be used along with RGB (85, 58, 118) 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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Loden Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#553A76
RGB Values(85, 58, 118)
CMYK Values(28%, 51%, 0%, 54%)
HSV/HSB Values(267°, 51%, 46%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#AAC589 [Sage]
Closest Pantone®7680 C
Closest RAL5000 [Violet blue]
Complementary Color#5B763A [Fern Green]
Loden Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#575757
Weighted Average (Most Common)#494949
Weighted Average (Luma)#444444
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#888888

Loden Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 553A76. Complementary color is 5B763A

Complementary Palette

The complement of Loden Purple is Fern Green with the hex code #5B763A. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #553A76 color is offered by #5B763A. 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 (553A76, 733A76 and 3A3D76)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Loden Purple (#553A76) are Maximum Purple (#733A76) and American Blue (#3A3D76). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Loden 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 (553A76, 76733A and 3D763A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Loden Purple (#553A76) are #76733A (Spanish Bistre) and #3D763A (Japanese Laurel). 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 (553A76, 76553A and 3A7655)

Triadic Palette

Loden Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #76553A (Mud) and #3A7655 (Amazon) along with #553A76 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 (553A76, 76553A, 5B763A and 3A5B76)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Loden Purple has four colors - #76553A (Mud), #5B763A (Fern Green) and #3A5B76 (Metallic Blue) in addition to the base color (#553A76). 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 (553A76, 763A3D, 5B763A and 3A7673)

Square Palette

Loden Purple square color palette has #763A3D (Catawba), #5B763A (Fern Green) and #3A7673 (Myrtle 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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Loden Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Loden 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 Loden Purple Color


  • Transparent 776191776191
  • Transparent 88759F88759F
  • Transparent 9989AD9989AD
  • Transparent AA9DBBAA9DBB
  • Transparent BBB0C8BBB0C8
  • Transparent CCC4D6CCC4D6
  • Transparent DDD8E4DDD8E4
  • Transparent EEEBF1EEEBF1


  • Transparent 5E48785E4878
  • Transparent 624F79624F79
  • Transparent 66567A66567A
  • Transparent 6B5D7B6B5D7B
  • Transparent 6F647C6F647C
  • Transparent 736B7D736B7D
  • Transparent 77727E77727E
  • Transparent 7C797F7C797F


  • Transparent 442E5E442E5E
  • Transparent 3C29533C2953
  • Transparent 332347332347
  • Transparent 2B1D3B2B1D3B
  • Transparent 22172F22172F
  • Transparent 1A11231A1123
  • Transparent 110C18110C18
  • Transparent 09060C09060C

Loden Purple Color Patterns

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    Loden Purple Gingham Checks

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    Loden Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Loden Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Loden Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Loden Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Loden Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Loden Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Loden Purple Plaid Pattern

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