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Purple Hint Color

HEX #9883CB / RGB (152, 131, 203)

Purple and Orange Glare

What is Purple Hint Color?

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Purple Hint has the hex code #9883CB. The equivalent RGB values are (152, 131, 203), which means it is composed of 31% red, 27% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:25 M:36 Y:0 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, Purple Hint has a hue of 258°, 35% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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.

Purple Hint 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 purple hint CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Purple Hint Color Codes

Hex Code#9883CB
RGB Values(152, 131, 203)
CMYK Values(25%, 36%, 0%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(258°, 35%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#9999CC
Inverse Color#677C34 [Mustard Green]
Closest Pantone®2655 C
Closest RAL7040 [Window grey]
Complementary Color#B6CB83 [Sage]
Purple Hint Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#919191
Weighted Average (Luma)#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BDBDBD

Purple Hint Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9883CB. Complementary color is B6CB83

Complementary Palette

The complement of Purple Hint is Sage with the hex code #B6CB83. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9883CB color is offered by #B6CB83. 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 (9883CB, BC83CB and 8392CB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Purple Hint (#9883CB) are African Violet (#BC83CB) and Dark Pastel Blue (#8392CB). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Purple Hint 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 (9883CB, CBBC83 and 92CB83)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Purple Hint (#9883CB) are #CBBC83 (Ecru) and #92CB83 (Pistachio). 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 (9883CB, CB9883 and 83CB98)

Triadic Palette

Purple Hint triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #CB9883 (Antique Brass) and #83CB98 (Dark Sea Green) along with #9883CB 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 (9883CB, CB9883, B6CB83 and 83B6CB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Purple Hint has four colors - #CB9883 (Antique Brass), #B6CB83 (Sage) and #83B6CB (Dark Sky Blue) in addition to the base color (#9883CB). 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 (9883CB, CB8392, B6CB83 and 83CBBC)

Square Palette

Purple Hint square color palette has #CB8392 (Puce), #B6CB83 (Sage) and #83CBBC (Pearl Aqua). 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

Purple Hint Color Rainbow Palette

Our Purple Hint 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 Purple Hint Color


  • Transparent AD9CD5AD9CD5
  • Transparent B7A8DBB7A8DB
  • Transparent C1B5E0C1B5E0
  • Transparent CCC1E5CCC1E5
  • Transparent D6CDEAD6CDEA
  • Transparent E0DAEFE0DAEF
  • Transparent EAE6F5EAE6F5
  • Transparent F5F3FAF5F3FA


  • Transparent 9382BC9382BC
  • Transparent 9182B59182B5
  • Transparent 8E82AD8E82AD
  • Transparent 8C82A68C82A6
  • Transparent 8A819E8A819E
  • Transparent 878197878197
  • Transparent 85818F85818F
  • Transparent 828088828088


  • Transparent 7A69A27A69A2
  • Transparent 6A5C8E6A5C8E
  • Transparent 5B4F7A5B4F7A
  • Transparent 4C42664C4266
  • Transparent 3D34513D3451
  • Transparent 2E273D2E273D
  • Transparent 1E1A291E1A29
  • Transparent 0F0D140F0D14

Purple Hint Color Patterns

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    Purple Hint Gingham Checks

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    Purple Hint Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Hint Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Hint Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Hint Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Hint Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Hint Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Hint Plaid Pattern

Purple Hint Color Interior Ideas

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