Mellow Mauve Color

HEX #996378 / RGB (153, 99, 120)

What is Mellow Mauve Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 17-1612 TCX, Mellow Mauve color hex code is #996378 with RGB equivalent (153, 99, 120). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Mellow Mauve can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Mellow Mauve Color Codes

Hex Code#996378
RGB Values(153, 99, 120)
CMYK Values(0%, 35%, 22%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(337°, 35%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#669C87 [Oxley]
Pantone®17-1612 TCX
Closest RAL4001 [Red lilac]
Complementary Color#639984 [Oxley]
Mellow Mauve Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7C7C7C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#767676
Weighted Average (Luma)#707070
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ABABAB

Mellow Mauve Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 996378. Complementary color is 639984

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mellow Mauve is Oxley with the hex code #639984. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #996378 color is offered by #639984. 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 (996378, 996963 and 996393)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mellow Mauve (#996378) are Dark Chestnut (#996963) and Antique Fuchsia (#996393). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mellow Mauve 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 (996378, 639969 and 639399)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mellow Mauve (#996378) are #639969 (Russian Green) and #639399 (Desaturated Cyan). 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 (996378, 789963 and 637899)

Triadic Palette

Mellow Mauve triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #789963 (Russian Green) and #637899 (Slate Gray) along with #996378 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 (996378, 789963, 639984 and 846399)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mellow Mauve has four colors - #789963 (Russian Green), #639984 (Oxley) and #846399 (French Lilac) in addition to the base color (#996378). 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 (996378, 939963, 639984 and 696399)

Square Palette

Mellow Mauve square color palette has #939963 (Moss Green), #639984 (Oxley) and #696399 (Dark Blue-Gray). 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

Mellow Mauve Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mellow Mauve 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 Mellow Mauve Color


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  • Transparent D6C1C9D6C1C9
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  • Transparent 3D28303D2830
  • Transparent 2E1E242E1E24
  • Transparent 1F14181F1418
  • Transparent 0F0A0C0F0A0C

Mellow Mauve Color Patterns

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    Mellow Mauve Houndstooth Pattern

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    Mellow Mauve Trellis Pattern

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    Mellow Mauve Plaid Pattern

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