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Patrician Purple Color

HEX #6C4E79 / RGB (108, 78, 121)

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What is Patrician Purple Color?

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Patrician Purple is from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is included with the PMS number 18-3518 TCX. It is not part of the web color list and cannot be used in HTML and/or CSS code by name. The color can only be applied to a web page and digital creations with the hex code, RGB or HSL values.
Patrician Purple color hex code is #6C4E79 and the RGB equivalent is (108, 78, 121). HSL, CMYK, RAL and other values are listed in the table. Please note that the RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximates.

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Patrician Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#6C4E79
RGB Values(108, 78, 121)
CMYK Values(11%, 36%, 0%, 53%)
HSV/HSB Values(282°, 36%, 47%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#93B186 [Dark Sea Green]
Pantone®18-3518 TCX
Closest RAL4011 [Pearl violet]
Complementary Color#5B794E [Axolotl]
Patrician Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#666666
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Luma)#575757
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#999999

Patrician Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6C4E79. Complementary color is 5B794E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Patrician Purple is Axolotl with the hex code #5B794E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6C4E79 color is offered by #5B794E. 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 (6C4E79, 794E71 and 574E79)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Patrician Purple (#6C4E79) are Twilight Lavender (#794E71) and Purple Navy (#574E79). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Patrician 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 (6C4E79, 71794E and 4E7957)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Patrician Purple (#6C4E79) are #71794E (Axolotl) and #4E7957 (Amazon). 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 (6C4E79, 796C4E and 4E796C)

Triadic Palette

Patrician Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #796C4E (Boy Red) and #4E796C (Hooker's Green) along with #6C4E79 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 (6C4E79, 796C4E, 5B794E and 4E5B79)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Patrician Purple has four colors - #796C4E (Boy Red), #5B794E (Axolotl) and #4E5B79 (Purple Navy) in addition to the base color (#6C4E79). 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 (6C4E79, 79574E, 5B794E and 4E7179)

Square Palette

Patrician Purple square color palette has #79574E (Boy Red), #5B794E (Axolotl) and #4E7179 (Dark Electric Blue). 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

Patrician Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Patrician 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 Patrician Purple Color


  • Transparent 897194897194
  • Transparent 9883A19883A1
  • Transparent A795AFA795AF
  • Transparent B6A7BCB6A7BC
  • Transparent C4B8C9C4B8C9
  • Transparent D3CAD7D3CAD7
  • Transparent E2DCE4E2DCE4
  • Transparent F0EDF2F0EDF2


  • Transparent 70587A70587A
  • Transparent 725D7B725D7B
  • Transparent 74627C74627C
  • Transparent 76677D76677D
  • Transparent 786C7D786C7D
  • Transparent 7A717E7A717E
  • Transparent 7C767F7C767F
  • Transparent 7E7B7F7E7B7F


  • Transparent 563E61563E61
  • Transparent 4C37554C3755
  • Transparent 412F49412F49
  • Transparent 36273D36273D
  • Transparent 2B1F302B1F30
  • Transparent 201724201724
  • Transparent 161018161018
  • Transparent 0B080C0B080C

Patrician Purple Color Patterns

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    Patrician Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Patrician Purple Polka Dots Pattern

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    Patrician Purple Honeycomb Pattern

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    Patrician Purple Leaves Pattern

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    Patrician Purple Houndstooth Pattern

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    Patrician Purple Trellis Pattern

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    Patrician Purple Plaid Pattern

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