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Winter Purple Color

HEX #553D65 / RGB (85, 61, 101)

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What is Winter Purple Color?

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Winter Purple has the hex code #553D65. The equivalent RGB values are (85, 61, 101), which means it is composed of 34% red, 25% green and 41% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:16 M:40 Y:0 K:60. In the HSV/HSB scale, Winter Purple has a hue of 276°, 40% saturation and a brightness value of 40%.
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.

Winter Purple color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, winter 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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Winter Purple Color Codes

Hex Code#553D65
RGB Values(85, 61, 101)
CMYK Values(16%, 40%, 0%, 60%)
HSV/HSB Values(276°, 40%, 40%)
Closest Web Safe#663366
Inverse Color#AAC29A [Laurel Green]
Closest Pantone®519 C
Closest RAL7015 [Slate grey]
Complementary Color#4D653D [Gray-Asparagus]
Winter Purple Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#525252
Weighted Average (Most Common)#494949
Weighted Average (Luma)#454545
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#898989

Winter Purple Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 553D65. Complementary color is 4D653D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Winter Purple is Gray-Asparagus with the hex code #4D653D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #553D65 color is offered by #4D653D. 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 (553D65, 653D61 and 413D65)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Winter Purple (#553D65) are Halayà Úbe (#653D61) and American Blue (#413D65). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Winter 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 (553D65, 61653D and 3D6541)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Winter Purple (#553D65) are #61653D (Dark Olive Green) and #3D6541 (Deep Moss 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 (553D65, 65553D and 3D6555)

Triadic Palette

Winter Purple triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #65553D (Quincy) and #3D6555 (Feldgrau) along with #553D65 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 (553D65, 65553D, 4D653D and 3D4D65)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Winter Purple has four colors - #65553D (Quincy), #4D653D (Gray-Asparagus) and #3D4D65 (Police Blue) in addition to the base color (#553D65). 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 (553D65, 65413D, 4D653D and 3D6165)

Square Palette

Winter Purple square color palette has #65413D (Rose Ebony), #4D653D (Gray-Asparagus) and #3D6165 (Deep Space Sparkle). 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

Winter Purple Color Rainbow Palette

Our Winter 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 Winter Purple Color


  • Transparent 776484776484
  • Transparent 887793887793
  • Transparent 998BA3998BA3
  • Transparent AA9EB2AA9EB2
  • Transparent BBB1C1BBB1C1
  • Transparent CCC5D1CCC5D1
  • Transparent DDD8E0DDD8E0
  • Transparent EEECF0EEECF0


  • Transparent 5E4A6A5E4A6A
  • Transparent 62516D62516D
  • Transparent 665870665870
  • Transparent 6B5F736B5F73
  • Transparent 6F65756F6575
  • Transparent 736C78736C78
  • Transparent 77737B77737B
  • Transparent 7C797D7C797D


  • Transparent 443151443151
  • Transparent 3C2B473C2B47
  • Transparent 33253D33253D
  • Transparent 2B1F332B1F33
  • Transparent 221828221828
  • Transparent 1A121E1A121E
  • Transparent 110C14110C14
  • Transparent 09060A09060A

Winter Purple Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Winter Purple Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Winter Purple Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Winter Purple Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Winter Purple Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Winter Purple Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Winter Purple Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Winter Purple Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Winter Purple Plaid Pattern

Winter Purple Color Interior Ideas

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