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Violet Purple Color

HEX #784888 / RGB (120, 72, 136)

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What is Violet Purple Color?

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Violet Purple has the hex code #784888. The equivalent RGB values are (120, 72, 136), which means it is composed of 37% red, 22% green and 41% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:12 M:47 Y:0 K:47. In the HSV/HSB scale, Violet Purple has a hue of 285°, 47% saturation and a brightness value of 53%.
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.

Violet Purple is from the RAL Design list where it is included with the number 320 40 40. RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries like Germany, Italy, France and the United Kingdom. RAL Design, which has colors for interiors, is different from the RAL Classic list.

Violet Purple color hex code is #784888 which can be used along with RGB (120, 72, 136) or HSL values in HTML and/or CSS to display the color on web pages. Please note that the corresponding CMYK values and the Pantone (PMS) number listed on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal color code and are only approximations.

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Violet Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#784888
RGB Values(120, 72, 136)
CMYK Values(12%, 47%, 0%, 47%)
HSV/HSB Values(285°, 47%, 53%)
Closest Web Safe#663399
Inverse Color#87B777 [Asparagus]
Closest Pantone®7662 C
Closest RAL4008 [Signal violet]
Complementary Color#588848 [May Green]
Violet Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6D6D6D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Luma)#575757
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#989898

Violet Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 784888. Complementary color is 588848

Complementary Palette

The complement of Violet Purple is May Green with the hex code #588848. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #784888 color is offered by #588848. 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 (784888, 884878 and 584888)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Violet Purple (#784888) are Sugar Plum (#884878) and Cyber Grape (#584888). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Violet 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 (784888, 788848 and 488858)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Violet Purple (#784888) are #788848 (Palm Leaf) and #488858 (Middle 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 (784888, 887848 and 488878)

Triadic Palette

Violet Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #887848 (Gold Fusion) and #488878 (Deep Aquamarine) along with #784888 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 (784888, 887848, 588848 and 485888)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Violet Purple has four colors - #887848 (Gold Fusion), #588848 (May Green) and #485888 (Purple Navy) in addition to the base color (#784888). 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 (784888, 885848, 588848 and 487888)

Square Palette

Violet Purple square color palette has #885848 (Spicy Mix), #588848 (May Green) and #487888 (Jelly Bean 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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Violet Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Violet 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 Violet Purple Color


  • Transparent 936DA0936DA0
  • Transparent A17FACA17FAC
  • Transparent AE91B8AE91B8
  • Transparent BCA4C4BCA4C4
  • Transparent C9B6CFC9B6CF
  • Transparent D7C8DBD7C8DB
  • Transparent E4DAE7E4DAE7
  • Transparent F2EDF3F2EDF3


  • Transparent 7A53867A5386
  • Transparent 7A59867A5986
  • Transparent 7B5E857B5E85
  • Transparent 7C64847C6484
  • Transparent 7D6A837D6A83
  • Transparent 7E6F827E6F82
  • Transparent 7E75827E7582
  • Transparent 7F7A817F7A81


  • Transparent 603A6D603A6D
  • Transparent 54325F54325F
  • Transparent 482B52482B52
  • Transparent 3C24443C2444
  • Transparent 301D36301D36
  • Transparent 241629241629
  • Transparent 180E1B180E1B
  • Transparent 0C070E0C070E

Violet Purple Color Patterns

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    Violet Purple Gingham Checks

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    Violet Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Violet Purple Polka Dots Pattern

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    Violet Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Violet Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Violet Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Violet Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Violet Purple Plaid Pattern

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