Relax Purple

HEX #956BA9 / RGB (149, 107, 169)

Crocus Purple Flower

What is Relax Purple Color?

Relax Purple (Hex code: 956BA9) Thumbnail

Relax Purple has the hex code #956BA9. The equivalent RGB values are (149, 107, 169), which means it is composed of 35% red, 25% green and 40% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:12 M:37 Y:0 K:34. In the HSV/HSB scale, Relax Purple has a hue of 281°, 37% saturation and a brightness value of 66%.
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.

Relax Purple 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Relax Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#956BA9
RGB Values(149, 107, 169)
CMYK Values(12%, 37%, 0%, 34%)
HSV/HSB Values(281°, 37%, 66%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#6A9456 [Russian Green]
Closest Pantone®7440 C
Closest RAL4005 [Blue lilac]
Complementary Color#7FA96B [Asparagus]
Relax Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8E8E8E
Desaturated#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7E7E7E
Weighted Average (Luma)#787878
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B1B1B1

Relax Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 956BA9. Complementary color is 7FA96B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Relax Purple is Asparagus with the hex code #7FA96B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #956BA9 color is offered by #7FA96B. 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 (956BA9, A96B9E and 766BA9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Relax Purple (#956BA9) are Pearly Purple (#A96B9E) and Blue-Violet (Crayola) (#766BA9). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Relax Purple 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 (956BA9, 9EA96B and 6BA976)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Relax Purple (#956BA9) are #9EA96B (Olivine) and #6BA976 (Forest Green (Crayola)). 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 (956BA9, A9956B and 6BA995)

Triadic Palette

Relax Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A9956B (Light Taupe) and #6BA995 (Green Sheen) along with #956BA9 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 (956BA9, A9956B, 7FA96B and 6B7FA9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Relax Purple has four colors - #A9956B (Light Taupe), #7FA96B (Asparagus) and #6B7FA9 (Glaucous) in addition to the base color (#956BA9). 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 (956BA9, A9766B, 7FA96B and 6B9EA9)

Square Palette

Relax Purple square color palette has #A9766B (Copper Penny), #7FA96B (Asparagus) and #6B9EA9 (Crystal 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

Relax Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Relax Purple 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 Relax Purple Color

Tints

  • Transparent AA89BA#AA89BA
  • Transparent B597C3#B597C3
  • Transparent BFA6CB#BFA6CB
  • Transparent CAB5D4#CAB5D4
  • Transparent D5C4DD#D5C4DD
  • Transparent DFD3E5#DFD3E5
  • Transparent EAE1EE#EAE1EE
  • Transparent F4F0F6#F4F0F6

Tones

  • Transparent 916FA1#916FA1
  • Transparent 8F719D#8F719D
  • Transparent 8D7399#8D7399
  • Transparent 8B7695#8B7695
  • Transparent 887890#887890
  • Transparent 867A8C#867A8C
  • Transparent 847C88#847C88
  • Transparent 827E84#827E84

Shades

  • Transparent 775687#775687
  • Transparent 684B76#684B76
  • Transparent 594065#594065
  • Transparent 4B3655#4B3655
  • Transparent 3C2B44#3C2B44
  • Transparent 2D2033#2D2033
  • Transparent 1E1522#1E1522
  • Transparent 0F0B11#0F0B11

Relax Purple Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Relax Purple Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Relax Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Relax Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Relax Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Relax Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Relax Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Relax Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Relax Purple Plaid Pattern

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