Vivid Purple

HEX #6A0F8E / RGB (106, 15, 142)

Purple butterfly illustration

What is Vivid Purple Color?

Vivid Purple (Hex code: 6A0F8E) Thumbnail

Vivid Purple has the hex code #6A0F8E. The equivalent RGB values are (106, 15, 142), which means it is composed of 40% red, 6% green and 54% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:25 M:89 Y:0 K:44. In the HSV/HSB scale, Vivid Purple has a hue of 283°, 89% saturation and a brightness value of 56%.
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.

Vivid Purple is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Vivid Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#6A0F8E
RGB Values(106, 15, 142)
CMYK Values(25%, 89%, 0%, 44%)
HSV/HSB Values(283°, 89%, 56%)
Closest Web Safe#660099
Inverse Color#95F071 [Light Green]
Closest Pantone®2597 C
Closest RAL4006 [Traffic purple]
Complementary Color#338E0F [Slimy Green]
Vivid Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#585858
Desaturated#4F4F4F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#383838
Weighted Average (Luma)#2C2C2C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#6F6F6F

Vivid Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6A0F8E. Complementary color is 338E0F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Vivid Purple is Slimy Green with the hex code #338E0F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6A0F8E color is offered by #338E0F. 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 (6A0F8E, 8E0F73 and 2B0F8E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Vivid Purple (#6A0F8E) are Philippine Violet (#8E0F73) and Pixie Powder (#2B0F8E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Vivid 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 (6A0F8E, 738E0F and 0F8E2B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Vivid Purple (#6A0F8E) are #738E0F (Olive Drab (#3)) and #0F8E2B (North Texas 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.

Triadic color palette with (6A0F8E, 8E6A0F and 0F8E6A)

Triadic Palette

Vivid Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8E6A0F (Bistre Brown) and #0F8E6A (Green-Cyan) along with #6A0F8E 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 (6A0F8E, 8E6A0F, 338E0F and 0F338E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Vivid Purple has four colors - #8E6A0F (Bistre Brown), #338E0F (Slimy Green) and #0F338E (Air Force Blue (USAF)) in addition to the base color (#6A0F8E). 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 (6A0F8E, 8E2B0F, 338E0F and 0F738E)

Square Palette

Vivid Purple square color palette has #8E2B0F (Kobe), #338E0F (Slimy Green) and #0F738E (Metallic Seaweed). 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

Vivid Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Vivid 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 Vivid Purple Color

Tints

  • Transparent 883FA5#883FA5
  • Transparent 9757B0#9757B0
  • Transparent A66FBB#A66FBB
  • Transparent B587C7#B587C7
  • Transparent C39FD2#C39FD2
  • Transparent D2B7DD#D2B7DD
  • Transparent E1CFE8#E1CFE8
  • Transparent F0E7F4#F0E7F4

Tones

  • Transparent 6E268B#6E268B
  • Transparent 71318A#71318A
  • Transparent 733C88#733C88
  • Transparent 754887#754887
  • Transparent 775386#775386
  • Transparent 795E84#795E84
  • Transparent 7C6983#7C6983
  • Transparent 7E7581#7E7581

Shades

  • Transparent 550C72#550C72
  • Transparent 4A0B63#4A0B63
  • Transparent 400955#400955
  • Transparent 350847#350847
  • Transparent 2A0639#2A0639
  • Transparent 20052B#20052B
  • Transparent 15031C#15031C
  • Transparent 0B020E#0B020E

Vivid Purple Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Vivid Purple Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Vivid Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vivid Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vivid Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vivid Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vivid Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vivid Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Vivid Purple Plaid Pattern

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