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Purpurite Violet Color

HEX #57385E / RGB (87, 56, 94)

Bright violet or purple Purpurite stone

What is Purpurite Violet Color?

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Purpurite Violet has the hex code #57385E. The equivalent RGB values are (87, 56, 94), which means it is composed of 37% red, 24% green and 40% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:8 M:41 Y:0 K:63. In the HSV/HSB scale, Purpurite Violet has a hue of 289°, 40% saturation and a brightness value of 37%.
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 30 25, Purpurite Violet hex code is #57385E with equivalent RGB (87, 56, 94). 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, Purpurite Violet'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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Purpurite Violet Color Codes

Hex Code#57385E
RGB Values(87, 56, 94)
CMYK Values(8%, 41%, 0%, 63%)
HSV/HSB Values(289°, 40%, 37%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#A8C7A1 [Laurel Green]
Closest Pantone®519 C
Closest RAL7015 [Slate grey]
Complementary Color#3F5E38 [Deep Moss Green]
Purpurite Violet Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4F4F4F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#454545
Weighted Average (Luma)#414141
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#868686

Purpurite Violet Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 57385E. Complementary color is 3F5E38

Complementary Palette

The complement of Purpurite Violet is Deep Moss Green with the hex code #3F5E38. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #57385E color is offered by #3F5E38. 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 (57385E, 5E3852 and 44385E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Purpurite Violet (#57385E) are Dark Byzantium (#5E3852) and Jacarta (#44385E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Purpurite 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (57385E, 525E38 and 385E44)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Purpurite Violet (#57385E) are #525E38 (Soldier Green) and #385E44 (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 (57385E, 5E5738 and 385E57)

Triadic Palette

Purpurite Violet triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5E5738 (Olive Drab Camouflage) and #385E57 (Dark Slate Gray) along with #57385E 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 (57385E, 5E5738, 3F5E38 and 383F5E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Purpurite Violet has four colors - #5E5738 (Olive Drab Camouflage), #3F5E38 (Deep Moss Green) and #383F5E (Jacarta) in addition to the base color (#57385E). 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 (57385E, 5E4438, 3F5E38 and 38525E)

Square Palette

Purpurite Violet square color palette has #5E4438 (Liver Chestnut (Horses)), #3F5E38 (Deep Moss Green) and #38525E (Police 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

Purpurite Violet Color Rainbow Palette

Our Purpurite 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Purpurite Violet Color


  • Transparent 79607E79607E
  • Transparent 89748E89748E
  • Transparent 9A889E9A889E
  • Transparent AB9CAFAB9CAF
  • Transparent BCAFBFBCAFBF
  • Transparent CDC3CFCDC3CF
  • Transparent DDD7DFDDD7DF
  • Transparent EEEBEFEEEBEF


  • Transparent 5F46655F4665
  • Transparent 634E68634E68
  • Transparent 67556C67556C
  • Transparent 6C5C6F6C5C6F
  • Transparent 706372706372
  • Transparent 746A76746A76
  • Transparent 787279787279
  • Transparent 7C797D7C797D


  • Transparent 462D4B462D4B
  • Transparent 3D27423D2742
  • Transparent 342238342238
  • Transparent 2C1C2F2C1C2F
  • Transparent 231626231626
  • Transparent 1A111C1A111C
  • Transparent 110B13110B13
  • Transparent 090609090609

Purpurite Violet Color Patterns

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    Purpurite Violet Gingham Checks

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    Purpurite Violet Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Purpurite Violet Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purpurite Violet Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purpurite Violet Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purpurite Violet Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purpurite Violet Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Purpurite Violet Plaid Pattern

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