Psychedelic Violet

HEX #A43CFF / RGB (164, 60, 255)

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What is Psychedelic Violet Color?

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Psychedelic Violet has the hex code #A43CFF. The equivalent RGB values are (164, 60, 255), which means it is composed of 34% red, 13% green and 53% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:36 M:77 Y:0 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Psychedelic Violet has a hue of 272°, 76% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Psychedelic Violet is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the psychedelic violet CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Psychedelic Violet Color Codes

Hex Code#A43CFF
RGB Values(164, 60, 255)
CMYK Values(36%, 77%, 0%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(272°, 76%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#9933FF
Inverse Color#5BC300 [Kelly Green]
Closest Pantone®2582 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#97FF3C [French Lime]
Psychedelic Violet Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A0A0A0
Weighted Average (Most Common)#717171
Weighted Average (Luma)#606060
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A0A0A0

Psychedelic Violet Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A43CFF. Complementary color is 97FF3C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Psychedelic Violet is French Lime with the hex code #97FF3C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A43CFF color is offered by #97FF3C. 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 (A43CFF, FF3CF9 and 433CFF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Psychedelic Violet (#A43CFF) are Purple Pizzazz (#FF3CF9) and Han Purple (#433CFF). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Psychedelic Violet 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 (A43CFF, F9FF3C and 3CFF43)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Psychedelic Violet (#A43CFF) are #F9FF3C (Maximum Yellow) and #3CFF43 (Neon 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.

Triadic color palette with (A43CFF, FFA43C and 3CFFA4)

Triadic Palette

Psychedelic Violet triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #FFA43C (Yellow Orange) and #3CFFA4 (Eucalyptus) along with #A43CFF 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 (A43CFF, FFA43C, 97FF3C and 3C97FF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Psychedelic Violet has four colors - #FFA43C (Yellow Orange), #97FF3C (French Lime) and #3C97FF (Brilliant Azure) in addition to the base color (#A43CFF). 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 (A43CFF, FF433C, 97FF3C and 3CF9FF)

Square Palette

Psychedelic Violet square color palette has #FF433C (Coral Red), #97FF3C (French Lime) and #3CF9FF (Fluorescent 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.

Rainbow color

Psychedelic Violet Color Rainbow Palette

Our Psychedelic Violet 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 Psychedelic Violet Color


  • Transparent B663FF#B663FF
  • Transparent BF77FF#BF77FF
  • Transparent C88AFF#C88AFF
  • Transparent D29EFF#D29EFF
  • Transparent DBB1FF#DBB1FF
  • Transparent E4C5FF#E4C5FF
  • Transparent EDD8FF#EDD8FF
  • Transparent F6ECFF#F6ECFF


  • Transparent 9D4AE6#9D4AE6
  • Transparent 9950D9#9950D9
  • Transparent 9657CC#9657CC
  • Transparent 925EC0#925EC0
  • Transparent 8E65B3#8E65B3
  • Transparent 8B6CA6#8B6CA6
  • Transparent 877299#877299
  • Transparent 84798D#84798D


  • Transparent 8330CC#8330CC
  • Transparent 732AB3#732AB3
  • Transparent 622499#622499
  • Transparent 521E80#521E80
  • Transparent 421866#421866
  • Transparent 31124D#31124D
  • Transparent 210C33#210C33
  • Transparent 10061A#10061A

Psychedelic Violet Color Patterns

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    Psychedelic Violet Gingham Checks

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    Psychedelic Violet Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Psychedelic Violet Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Psychedelic Violet Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Psychedelic Violet Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Psychedelic Violet Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Psychedelic Violet Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Psychedelic Violet Plaid Pattern

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