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Purple Sapphire Color

HEX #6F4785 / RGB (111, 71, 133)

Cluster earring of purple sapphire

What is Purple Sapphire Color?

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Purple Sapphire comes from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list and has the PMS number 18-3540 TCX. It is not included in the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. Purple Sapphire color hex code is #6F4785 with RGB equivalent (111, 71, 133). 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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Purple Sapphire Color Codes

Hex Code#6F4785
RGB Values(111, 71, 133)
CMYK Values(17%, 47%, 0%, 48%)
HSV/HSB Values(279°, 47%, 52%)
Closest Web Safe#663399
Inverse Color#90B87A [Olivine]
Pantone®18-3540 TCX
Closest RAL4008 [Signal violet]
Complementary Color#5D8547 [Fern Green]
Purple Sapphire Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#696969
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5A5A5A
Weighted Average (Luma)#545454
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#969696

Purple Sapphire Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6F4785. Complementary color is 5D8547

Complementary Palette

The complement of Purple Sapphire is Fern Green with the hex code #5D8547. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6F4785 color is offered by #5D8547. 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 (6F4785, 85477C and 504785)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Purple Sapphire (#6F4785) are Plum (#85477C) and Purple Navy (#504785). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Purple Sapphire 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 (6F4785, 7C8547 and 478550)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Purple Sapphire (#6F4785) are #7C8547 (Gold Fusion) and #478550 (Middle 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 (6F4785, 856F47 and 47856F)

Triadic Palette

Purple Sapphire triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #856F47 (French Bistre) and #47856F (Deep Aquamarine) along with #6F4785 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 (6F4785, 856F47, 5D8547 and 475D85)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Purple Sapphire has four colors - #856F47 (French Bistre), #5D8547 (Fern Green) and #475D85 (Purple Navy) in addition to the base color (#6F4785). 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 (6F4785, 855047, 5D8547 and 477C85)

Square Palette

Purple Sapphire square color palette has #855047 (Tuscan Red), #5D8547 (Fern Green) and #477C85 (Jelly Bean 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

Purple Sapphire Color Rainbow Palette

Our Purple Sapphire 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 Sapphire Color


  • Transparent 8C6C9D8C6C9D
  • Transparent 9A7EAA9A7EAA
  • Transparent A991B6A991B6
  • Transparent B7A3C2B7A3C2
  • Transparent C5B5CEC5B5CE
  • Transparent D4C8DAD4C8DA
  • Transparent E2DAE7E2DAE7
  • Transparent F1EDF3F1EDF3


  • Transparent 725284725284
  • Transparent 745884745884
  • Transparent 765E83765E83
  • Transparent 786483786483
  • Transparent 796982796982
  • Transparent 7B6F827B6F82
  • Transparent 7D75817D7581
  • Transparent 7E7A817E7A81


  • Transparent 59396A59396A
  • Transparent 4E325D4E325D
  • Transparent 432B50432B50
  • Transparent 382443382443
  • Transparent 2C1C352C1C35
  • Transparent 211528211528
  • Transparent 160E1B160E1B
  • Transparent 0B070D0B070D

Purple Sapphire Color Patterns

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    Purple Sapphire Gingham Checks

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    Purple Sapphire Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Sapphire Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Sapphire Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Sapphire Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Sapphire Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Sapphire Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purple Sapphire Plaid Pattern

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