Purple Spot Color


Purple Spot is deep, cool-toned shade of warm blue. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool yellow, warm cyan or warm red

Inverse Color #9ad23e
Complementary Color #88c12d
Color Shade: warm blue (262.7° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 46.67% (better contrasting with white)
Purple Spot Color Sample
Purple Spot Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #652dc1

If you're looking for a similar warm blue shade, there are some better alternatives to Purple Spot Color. The Hokkaido Lavender color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid blue bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Purple Rain (#7442c8) for more calm effect. Try Eine kleine Nachtmusik as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#88c12d is the best complementary color to Purple Spot. Cool yellow shades generally complement the warm blue hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #652dc1 complementary color is Atlantis, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool blue, warm blue, and cool magenta colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Purple Heart are #2d3ec1 and #ae2dc1. Thus found on the left and right of #652dc1 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Governor Bay and Purple Heart colors as they work well with Purple Spot.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Purple Spot palette consists of #3fc12d and #c1af2d colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#88c12d). Try Apple and Hokey Pokey colors in combination with #652dc1, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #652dc1 offers a combination of cool green and warm red shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Purple Spot. Thus Jungle Green and Tuscany giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Purple Spot contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Atlantis, Brick Red, and Shamrock split by 90° on the color wheel. #652dc1 square combo is a palette of warm blue, cool red, cool yellow and warm cyan shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Purple Spot tetradic combo consists of cool yellow complementary color (#88c12d) and two others. The Tuscany is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Curious Blue – 120° from the complementary Atlantis. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #c1652d and #2d88c1.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #652dc1 is made of 30% red, 13% green and 57% blue. In a HSL mode Purple Spot has a hue angle of 262.7°, a saturation of 62.18% and a lightness of 46.67%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #652dc1 is made of 36.08% cyan, 58.04% magenta, 0% yellow and 24.31% black ink.

HEX #652dc1
RGB Decimal rgb(101,45,193)
RGB Percentage 30%, 13%, 57%
CMYK 36.08, 58.04, 0, 24.31
HSL hsl(262.7,62.18%,46.67%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(262.7,76.68%,75.69%)
CIE-LAB lab(34.9907,55.8915,-67.6625)
XYZ xyz(15.9309,8.4937,51.2519)