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Milkwort Red Color

HEX #916981 / RGB (145, 105, 129)

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What is Milkwort Red Color?

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Milkwort Red has the hex code #916981. The equivalent RGB values are (145, 105, 129), which means it is composed of 38% red, 28% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:28 Y:11 K:43. In the HSV/HSB scale, Milkwort Red has a hue of 324°, 28% saturation and a brightness value of 57%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 340 50 20, Milkwort Red hex code is #916981 with equivalent RGB (145, 105, 129). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Milkwort Red's CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Milkwort Red Color Codes

Hex Code#916981
RGB Values(145, 105, 129)
CMYK Values(0%, 28%, 11%, 43%)
HSV/HSB Values(324°, 28%, 57%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#6E967E [Oxley]
Closest Pantone®5205 C
Closest RAL4001 [Red lilac]
Complementary Color#699179 [Oxley]
Milkwort Red Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7E7E7E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#787878
Weighted Average (Luma)#737373
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ADADAD

Milkwort Red Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 916981. Complementary color is 699179

Complementary Palette

The complement of Milkwort Red is Oxley with the hex code #699179. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #916981 color is offered by #699179. 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 (916981, 91696D and 8D6991)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Milkwort Red (#916981) are Mauve Taupe (#91696D) and French Lilac (#8D6991). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Milkwort Red 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 (916981, 6D9169 and 69918D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Milkwort Red (#916981) are #6D9169 (Russian Green) and #69918D (Steel Teal). 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 (916981, 819169 and 698191)

Triadic Palette

Milkwort Red triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #819169 (Camouflage Green) and #698191 (Slate Gray) along with #916981 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 (916981, 819169, 699179 and 796991)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Milkwort Red has four colors - #819169 (Camouflage Green), #699179 (Oxley) and #796991 (Rhythm) in addition to the base color (#916981). 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 (916981, 918D69, 699179 and 696D91)

Square Palette

Milkwort Red square color palette has #918D69 (Artichoke), #699179 (Oxley) and #696D91 (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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Milkwort Red Color Rainbow Palette

Our Milkwort Red 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 Milkwort Red Color


  • Transparent A7879AA7879A
  • Transparent B296A7B296A7
  • Transparent BDA5B3BDA5B3
  • Transparent C8B4C0C8B4C0
  • Transparent D3C3CDD3C3CD
  • Transparent DED2D9DED2D9
  • Transparent E9E1E6E9E1E6
  • Transparent F4F0F2F4F0F2


  • Transparent 8E6E818E6E81
  • Transparent 8C70818C7081
  • Transparent 8A72818A7281
  • Transparent 897581897581
  • Transparent 877780877780
  • Transparent 857980857980
  • Transparent 837B80837B80
  • Transparent 827E80827E80


  • Transparent 745467745467
  • Transparent 664A5A664A5A
  • Transparent 573F4D573F4D
  • Transparent 493541493541
  • Transparent 3A2A343A2A34
  • Transparent 2C20272C2027
  • Transparent 1D151A1D151A
  • Transparent 0F0B0D0F0B0D

Milkwort Red Color Patterns

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    Milkwort Red Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Milkwort Red Polka Dots Pattern

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    Milkwort Red Honeycomb Pattern

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    Milkwort Red Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Milkwort Red Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Milkwort Red Trellis Pattern

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    Milkwort Red Plaid Pattern

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