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Shadow Purple Color

HEX #4E334E / RGB (78, 51, 78)

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What is Shadow Purple Color?

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Included in the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list with the PMS number 19-3217 TCX, Shadow Purple color hex code is #4E334E with RGB equivalent (78, 51, 78). It is not a web color and, hence, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS. However, Shadow Purple can be applied to web pages with its HSL, RGB or the hex color code.
Please note that Pantone has not provided the CMYK values for the color. The RAL and CMYK numbers listed on this page have been calculated from the hex code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Shadow Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#4E334E
RGB Values(78, 51, 78)
CMYK Values(0%, 35%, 0%, 69%)
HSV/HSB Values(300°, 35%, 31%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#B1CCB1 [Ash Gray]
Pantone®19-3217 TCX
Closest RAL7024 [Graphite grey]
Complementary Color#334E33 [Kombu Green]
Shadow Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#454545
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3E3E3E
Weighted Average (Luma)#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#7F7F7F

Shadow Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4E334E. Complementary color is 334E33

Complementary Palette

The complement of Shadow Purple is Kombu Green with the hex code #334E33. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4E334E color is offered by #334E33. 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 (4E334E, 4E3341 and 41334E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Shadow Purple (#4E334E) are Dark Puce (#4E3341) and Jacarta (#41334E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Shadow 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (4E334E, 414E33 and 334E41)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Shadow Purple (#4E334E) are #414E33 (Rifle Green) and #334E41 (Dark Slate Gray). 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 (4E334E, 4E4E33 and 334E4E)

Triadic Palette

Shadow Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4E4E33 (Rifle Green) and #334E4E (Dark Slate Gray) along with #4E334E 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 (4E334E, 4E4E33, 334E33 and 33334E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Shadow Purple has four colors - #4E4E33 (Rifle Green), #334E33 (Kombu Green) and #33334E (Jacarta) in addition to the base color (#4E334E). 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 (4E334E, 4E4133, 334E33 and 33414E)

Square Palette

Shadow Purple square color palette has #4E4133 (Royal Brown), #334E33 (Kombu Green) and #33414E (Charcoal). 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

Shadow Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Shadow 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Shadow Purple Color


  • Transparent 715C71715C71
  • Transparent 837083837083
  • Transparent 958595958595
  • Transparent A799A7A799A7
  • Transparent B8ADB8B8ADB8
  • Transparent CAC2CACAC2CA
  • Transparent DCD6DCDCD6DC
  • Transparent EDEBEDEDEBED


  • Transparent 584258584258
  • Transparent 5D4A5D5D4A5D
  • Transparent 625262625262
  • Transparent 675A67675A67
  • Transparent 6C616C6C616C
  • Transparent 716971716971
  • Transparent 767176767176
  • Transparent 7B787B7B787B


  • Transparent 3E293E3E293E
  • Transparent 372437372437
  • Transparent 2F1F2F2F1F2F
  • Transparent 271A27271A27
  • Transparent 1F141F1F141F
  • Transparent 170F17170F17
  • Transparent 100A10100A10
  • Transparent 080508080508

Shadow Purple Color Patterns

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    Shadow Purple Gingham Checks

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    Shadow Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Shadow Purple Polka Dots Pattern

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    Shadow Purple Honeycomb Pattern

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    Shadow Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shadow Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shadow Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Shadow Purple Plaid Pattern

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