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Plum (Pantone) Color

HEX #5A315D / RGB (90, 49, 93)

Plum fruit

What is Plum (Pantone) Color?

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Plum (Pantone) comes from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list and has the PMS number 19-3220 TCX. It is not included in the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. Plum (Pantone) color hex code is #5A315D with RGB equivalent (90, 49, 93). 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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Plum (Pantone) Color Codes

Hex Code#5A315D
RGB Values(90, 49, 93)
CMYK Values(3%, 47%, 0%, 64%)
HSV/HSB Values(296°, 47%, 36%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#A5CEA2 [Eton Blue]
Pantone®19-3220 TCX
Closest RAL7024 [Graphite grey]
Complementary Color#345D31 [Mughal Green]
Plum (Pantone) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4D4D4D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#424242
Weighted Average (Luma)#3D3D3D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#828282

Plum (Pantone) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5A315D. Complementary color is 345D31

Complementary Palette

The complement of Plum (Pantone) is Mughal Green with the hex code #345D31. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5A315D color is offered by #345D31. 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 (5A315D, 5D314A and 44315D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Plum (Pantone) (#5A315D) are Old Mauve (#5D314A) and Jacarta (#44315D). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Plum (Pantone) 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 (5A315D, 4A5D31 and 315D44)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Plum (Pantone) (#5A315D) are #4A5D31 (Soldier Green) and #315D44 (Deep Moss Green). 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 (5A315D, 5D5A31 and 315D5A)

Triadic Palette

Plum (Pantone) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5D5A31 (Soldier Green) and #315D5A (Dark Slate Gray) along with #5A315D 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 (5A315D, 5D5A31, 345D31 and 31345D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Plum (Pantone) has four colors - #5D5A31 (Soldier Green), #345D31 (Mughal Green) and #31345D (Deep Koamaru) in addition to the base color (#5A315D). 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 (5A315D, 5D4431, 345D31 and 314A5D)

Square Palette

Plum (Pantone) square color palette has #5D4431 (Liver Chestnut (Horses)), #345D31 (Mughal Green) and #314A5D (Dark Slate 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

Plum (Pantone) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Plum (Pantone) 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 Plum (Pantone) Color


  • Transparent 7B5A7D7B5A7D
  • Transparent 8C6F8E8C6F8E
  • Transparent 9C839E9C839E
  • Transparent AD98AEAD98AE
  • Transparent BDADBEBDADBE
  • Transparent CEC1CECEC1CE
  • Transparent DED6DFDED6DF
  • Transparent EFEAEFEFEAEF


  • Transparent 624164624164
  • Transparent 654968654968
  • Transparent 69516B69516B
  • Transparent 6D596F6D596F
  • Transparent 716072716072
  • Transparent 756876756876
  • Transparent 787079787079
  • Transparent 7C787D7C787D


  • Transparent 48274A48274A
  • Transparent 3F22413F2241
  • Transparent 361D38361D38
  • Transparent 2D192F2D192F
  • Transparent 241425241425
  • Transparent 1B0F1C1B0F1C
  • Transparent 120A13120A13
  • Transparent 090509090509

Plum (Pantone) Color Patterns

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    Plum (Pantone) Gingham Checks

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    Plum (Pantone) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Plum (Pantone) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plum (Pantone) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plum (Pantone) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plum (Pantone) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plum (Pantone) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Plum (Pantone) Plaid Pattern

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