Vintage Purple

HEX #693971 / RGB (105, 57, 113)

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What is Vintage Purple Color?

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Vintage Purple has the hex code #693971. The equivalent RGB values are (105, 57, 113), which means it is composed of 38% red, 21% green and 41% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:7 M:50 Y:0 K:56. In the HSV/HSB scale, Vintage Purple has a hue of 291°, 50% saturation and a brightness value of 44%.
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.

Vintage Purple is a dullish tint of violet-magenta color. For HTML, CSS and other web applications, use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

Vintage Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#693971
RGB Values(105, 57, 113)
CMYK Values(7%, 50%, 0%, 56%)
HSV/HSB Values(291°, 50%, 44%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#96C68E [Dark Sea Green]
Closest Pantone®7663 C
Closest RAL4008 [Signal violet]
Complementary Color#417139 [Fern Green]
Vintage Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4E4E4E
Weighted Average (Luma)#474747
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8B8B8B

Vintage Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 693971. Complementary color is 417139

Complementary Palette

The complement of Vintage Purple is Fern Green with the hex code #417139. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #693971 color is offered by #417139. 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 (693971, 71395D and 4D3971)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Vintage Purple (#693971) are Halayà Úbe (#71395D) and Cyber Grape (#4D3971). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Vintage 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 (693971, 5D7139 and 39714D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Vintage Purple (#693971) are #5D7139 (Dark Olive Green) and #39714D (Amazon). 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 (693971, 716939 and 397169)

Triadic Palette

Vintage Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #716939 (Mustard Green) and #397169 (Myrtle Green) along with #693971 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 (693971, 716939, 417139 and 394171)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Vintage Purple has four colors - #716939 (Mustard Green), #417139 (Fern Green) and #394171 (American Blue) in addition to the base color (#693971). 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 (693971, 714D39, 417139 and 395D71)

Square Palette

Vintage Purple square color palette has #714D39 (Coffee), #417139 (Fern Green) and #395D71 (Police 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

Vintage Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Vintage 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 Vintage Purple Color


  • Transparent 87618D#87618D
  • Transparent 96749C#96749C
  • Transparent A588AA#A588AA
  • Transparent B49CB8#B49CB8
  • Transparent C3B0C6#C3B0C6
  • Transparent D2C4D4#D2C4D4
  • Transparent E1D7E3#E1D7E3
  • Transparent F0EBF1#F0EBF1


  • Transparent 6E4774#6E4774
  • Transparent 704E76#704E76
  • Transparent 725577#725577
  • Transparent 755D79#755D79
  • Transparent 77647A#77647A
  • Transparent 796B7C#796B7C
  • Transparent 7B727D#7B727D
  • Transparent 7E797F#7E797F


  • Transparent 542E5A#542E5A
  • Transparent 4A284F#4A284F
  • Transparent 3F2244#3F2244
  • Transparent 351D39#351D39
  • Transparent 2A172D#2A172D
  • Transparent 201122#201122
  • Transparent 150B17#150B17
  • Transparent 0B060B#0B060B

Vintage Purple Color Patterns

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    Vintage Purple Gingham Checks

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    Vintage Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Vintage Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vintage Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vintage Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vintage Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vintage Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vintage Purple Plaid Pattern

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