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Poetry Mauve Color

HEX #886891 / RGB (136, 104, 145)

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What is Poetry Mauve Color?

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Poetry Mauve has the hex code #886891. The equivalent RGB values are (136, 104, 145), which means it is composed of 35% red, 27% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:6 M:28 Y:0 K:43. In the HSV/HSB scale, Poetry Mauve has a hue of 287°, 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 320 50 25, the purple Poetry Mauve hex code is #886891 with equivalent RGB (136, 104, 145). 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, Poetry Mauve'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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Poetry Mauve Color Codes

Hex Code#886891
RGB Values(136, 104, 145)
CMYK Values(6%, 28%, 0%, 43%)
HSV/HSB Values(287°, 28%, 57%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#77976E [Oxley]
Closest Pantone®7661 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#719168 [Russian Green]
Poetry Mauve Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#808080
Weighted Average (Most Common)#767676
Weighted Average (Luma)#727272
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ACACAC

Poetry Mauve Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 886891. Complementary color is 719168

Complementary Palette

The complement of Poetry Mauve is Russian Green with the hex code #719168. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #886891 color is offered by #719168. 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 (886891, 916886 and 746891)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Poetry Mauve (#886891) are Antique Fuchsia (#916886) and Rhythm (#746891). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Poetry Mauve 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 (886891, 869168 and 689174)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Poetry Mauve (#886891) are #869168 (Moss Green) and #689174 (Oxley). 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 (886891, 918868 and 689188)

Triadic Palette

Poetry Mauve triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #918868 (Beaver) and #689188 (Steel Teal) along with #886891 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 (886891, 918868, 719168 and 687191)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Poetry Mauve has four colors - #918868 (Beaver), #719168 (Russian Green) and #687191 (Dark Blue-Gray) in addition to the base color (#886891). 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 (886891, 917468, 719168 and 688691)

Square Palette

Poetry Mauve square color palette has #917468 (Shadow), #719168 (Russian Green) and #688691 (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

Poetry Mauve Color Rainbow Palette

Our Poetry Mauve 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 Poetry Mauve Color


  • Transparent A086A7A086A7
  • Transparent AC95B2AC95B2
  • Transparent B8A4BDB8A4BD
  • Transparent C4B4C8C4B4C8
  • Transparent CFC3D3CFC3D3
  • Transparent DBD2DEDBD2DE
  • Transparent E7E1E9E7E1E9
  • Transparent F3F0F4F3F0F4


  • Transparent 866D8E866D8E
  • Transparent 866F8C866F8C
  • Transparent 85728A85728A
  • Transparent 847489847489
  • Transparent 837687837687
  • Transparent 827985827985
  • Transparent 827B83827B83
  • Transparent 817E82817E82


  • Transparent 6D53746D5374
  • Transparent 5F49665F4966
  • Transparent 523E57523E57
  • Transparent 443449443449
  • Transparent 362A3A362A3A
  • Transparent 291F2C291F2C
  • Transparent 1B151D1B151D
  • Transparent 0E0A0F0E0A0F

Poetry Mauve Color Patterns

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    Poetry Mauve Gingham Checks

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    Poetry Mauve Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Poetry Mauve Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Poetry Mauve Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Poetry Mauve Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Poetry Mauve Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Poetry Mauve Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Poetry Mauve Plaid Pattern

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