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Striking Purple Color

HEX #944E87 / RGB (148, 78, 135)

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What is Striking Purple Color?

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Striking Purple is a Pantone textile Cotton eXtended color with the PMS number 18-3025 TCX. It is not a web color and cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. However, it can be applied to web pages and digital works with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
Striking Purple color hex code is #944E87 with RGB (148, 78, 135). Please note that the equivalent RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code and are only approximates.

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Striking Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#944E87
RGB Values(148, 78, 135)
CMYK Values(0%, 47%, 9%, 42%)
HSV/HSB Values(311°, 47%, 58%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#6BB178 [Iguana Green]
Pantone®18-3025 TCX
Closest RAL4008 [Signal violet]
Complementary Color#4E945B [Middle Green]
Striking Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#787878
Weighted Average (Most Common)#696969
Weighted Average (Luma)#616161
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A0A0A0

Striking Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 944E87. Complementary color is 4E945B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Striking Purple is Middle Green with the hex code #4E945B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #944E87 color is offered by #4E945B. 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 (944E87, 944E64 and 7E4E94)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Striking Purple (#944E87) are Twilight Lavender (#944E64) and Dark Lavender (#7E4E94). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Striking 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 (944E87, 64944E and 4E947E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Striking Purple (#944E87) are #64944E (Palm Leaf) and #4E947E (Wintergreen Dream). 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 (944E87, 87944E and 4E8794)

Triadic Palette

Striking Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #87944E (Moss Green) and #4E8794 (Jelly Bean Blue) along with #944E87 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 (944E87, 87944E, 4E945B and 5B4E94)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Striking Purple has four colors - #87944E (Moss Green), #4E945B (Middle Green) and #5B4E94 (Liberty) in addition to the base color (#944E87). 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 (944E87, 947E4E, 4E945B and 4E6494)

Square Palette

Striking Purple square color palette has #947E4E (Dark Tan), #4E945B (Middle Green) and #4E6494 (UCLA 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

Striking Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Striking 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 Striking Purple Color


  • Transparent A9719FA9719F
  • Transparent B483ABB483AB
  • Transparent BF95B7BF95B7
  • Transparent CAA7C3CAA7C3
  • Transparent D4B8CFD4B8CF
  • Transparent DFCADBDFCADB
  • Transparent EADCE7EADCE7
  • Transparent F4EDF3F4EDF3


  • Transparent 905886905886
  • Transparent 8E5D858E5D85
  • Transparent 8C62848C6284
  • Transparent 8A67848A6784
  • Transparent 886C83886C83
  • Transparent 867182867182
  • Transparent 847681847681
  • Transparent 827B81827B81


  • Transparent 763E6C763E6C
  • Transparent 68375F68375F
  • Transparent 592F51592F51
  • Transparent 4A27444A2744
  • Transparent 3B1F363B1F36
  • Transparent 2C17292C1729
  • Transparent 1E101B1E101B
  • Transparent 0F080E0F080E

Striking Purple Color Patterns

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    Striking Purple Gingham Checks

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    Striking Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Striking Purple Plaid Pattern

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