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Royal Fuchsia Color

HEX #8C278C / RGB (140, 39, 140)

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What is Royal Fuchsia Color?

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Royal Fuchsia has the hex code #8C278C. The equivalent RGB values are (140, 39, 140), which means it is composed of 44% red, 12% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:72 Y:0 K:45. In the HSV/HSB scale, Royal Fuchsia has a hue of 300°, 72% saturation and a brightness value of 55%.
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.

Royal Fuchsia 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.

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Royal Fuchsia Color Codes

Hex Code#8C278C
RGB Values(140, 39, 140)
CMYK Values(0%, 72%, 0%, 45%)
HSV/HSB Values(300°, 72%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#993399
Inverse Color#73D873 [Pastel Green]
Closest Pantone®513 C
Closest RAL4006 [Traffic purple]
Complementary Color#278C27 [Forest Green (Web)]
Royal Fuchsia Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6A6A6A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#505050
Weighted Average (Luma)#444444
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#888888

Royal Fuchsia Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8C278C. Complementary color is 278C27

Complementary Palette

The complement of Royal Fuchsia is Forest Green (Web) with the hex code #278C27. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8C278C color is offered by #278C27. 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 (8C278C, 8C275A and 5A278C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Royal Fuchsia (#8C278C) are Dark Raspberry (#8C275A) and KSU Purple (#5A278C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Royal Fuchsia 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 (8C278C, 5A8C27 and 278C5A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Royal Fuchsia (#8C278C) are #5A8C27 (Maximum Green) and #278C5A (Sea 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 (8C278C, 8C8C27 and 278C8C)

Triadic Palette

Royal Fuchsia triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8C8C27 (Old Moss Green) and #278C8C (Celadon Green) along with #8C278C 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 (8C278C, 8C8C27, 278C27 and 27278C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Royal Fuchsia has four colors - #8C8C27 (Old Moss Green), #278C27 (Forest Green (Web)) and #27278C (Cosmic Cobalt) in addition to the base color (#8C278C). 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 (8C278C, 8C5A27, 278C27 and 275A8C)

Square Palette

Royal Fuchsia square color palette has #8C5A27 (Milk Chocolate), #278C27 (Forest Green (Web)) and #275A8C (B'dazzled 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

Royal Fuchsia Color Rainbow Palette

Our Royal Fuchsia 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 Royal Fuchsia Color


  • Transparent A352A3A352A3
  • Transparent AF68AFAF68AF
  • Transparent BA7DBABA7DBA
  • Transparent C693C6C693C6
  • Transparent D1A9D1D1A9D1
  • Transparent DDBEDDDDBEDD
  • Transparent E8D4E8E8D4E8
  • Transparent F4E9F4F4E9F4


  • Transparent 8A398A8A398A
  • Transparent 884288884288
  • Transparent 874B87874B87
  • Transparent 865486865486
  • Transparent 855C85855C85
  • Transparent 846584846584
  • Transparent 826E82826E82
  • Transparent 817781817781


  • Transparent 701F70701F70
  • Transparent 621B62621B62
  • Transparent 541754541754
  • Transparent 461446461446
  • Transparent 381038381038
  • Transparent 2A0C2A2A0C2A
  • Transparent 1C081C1C081C
  • Transparent 0E040E0E040E

Royal Fuchsia Color Patterns

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    Royal Fuchsia Gingham Checks

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    Royal Fuchsia Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Royal Fuchsia Polka Dots Pattern

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    Royal Fuchsia Honeycomb Pattern

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    Royal Fuchsia Leaves Pattern

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    Royal Fuchsia Houndstooth Pattern

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    Royal Fuchsia Trellis Pattern

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    Royal Fuchsia Plaid Pattern

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