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Mulberry Purple Color

HEX #493C61 / RGB (73, 60, 97)

Fresh mulberry

What is Mulberry Purple Color?

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Mulberry Purple comes from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list and has the PMS number 19-3722 TCX. It is not included in the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. Mulberry Purple color hex code is #493C61 with RGB equivalent (73, 60, 97). It can be applied to web pages with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
The CMYK values of this color are not available on the Pantone web site and the ones listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code.

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Mulberry Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#493C61
RGB Values(73, 60, 97)
CMYK Values(25%, 38%, 0%, 62%)
HSV/HSB Values(261°, 38%, 38%)
Closest Web Safe#333366
Inverse Color#B6C39E [Laurel Green]
Pantone®19-3722 TCX
Closest RAL7024 [Graphite grey]
Complementary Color#54613C [Dark Olive Green]
Mulberry Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#444444
Weighted Average (Luma)#414141
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#868686

Mulberry Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 493C61. Complementary color is 54613C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mulberry Purple is Dark Olive Green with the hex code #54613C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #493C61 color is offered by #54613C. 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 (493C61, 5C3C61 and 3C4261)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mulberry Purple (#493C61) are English Violet (#5C3C61) and American Blue (#3C4261). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mulberry 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 (493C61, 615C3C and 42613C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mulberry Purple (#493C61) are #615C3C (Quincy) and #42613C (Gray-Asparagus). 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 (493C61, 61493C and 3C6149)

Triadic Palette

Mulberry Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #61493C (Rose Ebony) and #3C6149 (Gray-Asparagus) along with #493C61 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 (493C61, 61493C, 54613C and 3C5461)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mulberry Purple has four colors - #61493C (Rose Ebony), #54613C (Dark Olive Green) and #3C5461 (Police Blue) in addition to the base color (#493C61). 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 (493C61, 613C42, 54613C and 3C615C)

Square Palette

Mulberry Purple square color palette has #613C42 (Deep Tuscan Red), #54613C (Dark Olive Green) and #3C615C (Feldgrau). 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

Mulberry Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mulberry 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 Mulberry Purple Color


  • Transparent 6D63816D6381
  • Transparent 807790807790
  • Transparent 928AA0928AA0
  • Transparent A49EB0A49EB0
  • Transparent B6B1C0B6B1C0
  • Transparent C8C5D0C8C5D0
  • Transparent DBD8DFDBD8DF
  • Transparent EDECEFEDECEF


  • Transparent 544A67544A67
  • Transparent 5A506A5A506A
  • Transparent 5F576D5F576D
  • Transparent 655E71655E71
  • Transparent 6A65746A6574
  • Transparent 706C77706C77
  • Transparent 75727A75727A
  • Transparent 7B797D7B797D


  • Transparent 3A304E3A304E
  • Transparent 332A44332A44
  • Transparent 2C243A2C243A
  • Transparent 251E31251E31
  • Transparent 1D18271D1827
  • Transparent 16121D16121D
  • Transparent 0F0C130F0C13
  • Transparent 07060A07060A

Mulberry Purple Color Patterns

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    Mulberry Purple Gingham Checks

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    Mulberry Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Purple Plaid Pattern

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