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Spanish Dark Purple Color

HEX #3C1E46 / RGB (60, 30, 70)

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What is Spanish Dark Purple Color?

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Spanish Dark Purple has the hex code #3C1E46. The equivalent RGB values are (60, 30, 70), which means it is composed of 38% red, 19% green and 44% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:14 M:57 Y:0 K:73. In the HSV/HSB scale, Spanish Dark Purple has a hue of 285°, 57% saturation and a brightness value of 27%.
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.

Comes from the Second Spanish Republic flag - color is called murrey or morado. The color is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Spanish Dark Purple can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Spanish Dark Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#3C1E46
RGB Values(60, 30, 70)
CMYK Values(14%, 57%, 0%, 73%)
HSV/HSB Values(285°, 57%, 27%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#C3E1B9 [Tea Green]
Closest Pantone®2695 C
Closest RAL4007 [Purple violet]
Complementary Color#28461E [Cal Poly Pomona Green]
Spanish Dark Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#353535
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Luma)#272727
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6A6A6A

Spanish Dark Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3C1E46. Complementary color is 28461E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Spanish Dark Purple is Cal Poly Pomona Green with the hex code #28461E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3C1E46 color is offered by #28461E. 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 (3C1E46, 461E3C and 281E46)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Spanish Dark Purple (#3C1E46) are Old Burgundy (#461E3C) and Russian Violet (#281E46). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Spanish Dark 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 (3C1E46, 3C461E and 1E4628)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Spanish Dark Purple (#3C1E46) are #3C461E (Olive Drab #7) and #1E4628 (Cal Poly Pomona 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 (3C1E46, 463C1E and 1E463C)

Triadic Palette

Spanish Dark Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #463C1E (Café Noir) and #1E463C (MSU Green) along with #3C1E46 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 (3C1E46, 463C1E, 28461E and 1E2846)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Spanish Dark Purple has four colors - #463C1E (Café Noir), #28461E (Cal Poly Pomona Green) and #1E2846 (Yankees Blue) in addition to the base color (#3C1E46). 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 (3C1E46, 46281E, 28461E and 1E3C46)

Square Palette

Spanish Dark Purple square color palette has #46281E (Bistre), #28461E (Cal Poly Pomona Green) and #1E3C46 (Japanese Indigo). 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

Spanish Dark Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Spanish Dark 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 Spanish Dark Purple Color


  • Transparent 634B6B634B6B
  • Transparent 77627E77627E
  • Transparent 8A78908A7890
  • Transparent 9E8FA39E8FA3
  • Transparent B1A5B5B1A5B5
  • Transparent C5BCC8C5BCC8
  • Transparent D8D2DAD8D2DA
  • Transparent ECE9EDECE9ED


  • Transparent 4A32524A3252
  • Transparent 503B57503B57
  • Transparent 57455D57455D
  • Transparent 5E4F635E4F63
  • Transparent 655969655969
  • Transparent 6C636F6C636F
  • Transparent 726C74726C74
  • Transparent 79767A79767A


  • Transparent 301838301838
  • Transparent 2A15312A1531
  • Transparent 24122A24122A
  • Transparent 1E0F231E0F23
  • Transparent 180C1C180C1C
  • Transparent 120915120915
  • Transparent 0C060E0C060E
  • Transparent 060307060307

Spanish Dark Purple Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Spanish Dark Purple Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Spanish Dark Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Dark Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Dark Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Dark Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Dark Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Dark Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Dark Purple Plaid Pattern

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