HEX #C54B8C / RGB (197, 75, 140)

Mulberry fruit

What is Mulberry Color?

Mulberry (Hex code: C54B8C) Thumbnail

Mulberry has the hex code #C54B8C. The equivalent RGB values are (197, 75, 140), which means it is composed of 48% red, 18% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:62 Y:29 K:23. In the HSV/HSB scale, Mulberry has a hue of 328°, 62% saturation and a brightness value of 77%.
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.

Mulberry is a purplish red color created by Crayola. It is not a web standard and can only be used in HTML and CSS code with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values.

Mulberry Color Codes

Hex Code#C54B8C
RGB Values(197, 75, 140)
CMYK Values(0%, 62%, 29%, 23%)
HSV/HSB Values(328°, 62%, 77%)
Closest Web Safe#CC3399
Inverse Color#3AB473 [Medium Sea Green]
Closest Pantone®674 C
Closest RAL4003 [Heather violet]
Complementary Color#4BC584 [Emerald]
Mulberry Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#898989
Weighted Average (Most Common)#777777
Weighted Average (Luma)#6A6A6A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A7A7A7

Mulberry Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C54B8C. Complementary color is 4BC584

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mulberry is Emerald with the hex code #4BC584. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C54B8C color is offered by #4BC584. 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.

Analogous color palette with (C54B8C, C54B4F and C14BC5)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mulberry (#C54B8C) are Bittersweet Shimmer (#C54B4F) and Deep Fuchsia (#C14BC5). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mulberry 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (C54B8C, 4FC54B and 4BC5C1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mulberry (#C54B8C) are #4FC54B (Apple) and #4BC5C1 (Sea Serpent). 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.

Triadic color palette with (C54B8C, 8CC54B and 4B8CC5)

Triadic Palette

Mulberry triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8CC54B (Dollar Bill) and #4B8CC5 (Cyan-Blue Azure) along with #C54B8C create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (C54B8C, 8CC54B, 4BC584 and 844BC5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mulberry has four colors - #8CC54B (Dollar Bill), #4BC584 (Emerald) and #844BC5 (Deep Lilac) in addition to the base color (#C54B8C). 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.

Square color palette with (C54B8C, C5C14B, 4BC584 and 4B4FC5)

Square Palette

Mulberry square color palette has #C5C14B (Vegas Gold), #4BC584 (Emerald) and #4B4FC5 (Iris). 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.

Rainbow color

Mulberry Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mulberry 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Mulberry Color


  • Transparent D16FA3#D16FA3
  • Transparent D681AF#D681AF
  • Transparent DC93BA#DC93BA
  • Transparent E2A5C6#E2A5C6
  • Transparent E8B7D1#E8B7D1
  • Transparent EEC9DD#EEC9DD
  • Transparent F3DBE8#F3DBE8
  • Transparent F9EDF4#F9EDF4


  • Transparent B7568A#B7568A
  • Transparent B05B88#B05B88
  • Transparent A96087#A96087
  • Transparent A36686#A36686
  • Transparent 9C6B85#9C6B85
  • Transparent 957084#957084
  • Transparent 8E7582#8E7582
  • Transparent 877B81#877B81


  • Transparent 9E3C70#9E3C70
  • Transparent 8A3562#8A3562
  • Transparent 762D54#762D54
  • Transparent 632646#632646
  • Transparent 4F1E38#4F1E38
  • Transparent 3B172A#3B172A
  • Transparent 270F1C#270F1C
  • Transparent 14080E#14080E

Mulberry Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mulberry Plaid Pattern

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