Scampi Color


Scampi is soft, cool-toned shade of mid blue. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with mid yellow, green cyan or mid red

Inverse Color #98a059
Complementary Color #9da55f
Color Shade: mid blue (246.76° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 51.18% (better contrasting with white)
Scampi Color Sample
Scampi Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #675fa6

If you're looking for a similar mid blue shade, there are some better alternatives to Scampi Color. The Aurora Splendor color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool blue bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Queen's (#7b6fa0) for more calm effect. Try Parma Mauve as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#9da55f is the best complementary color to Scampi. Mid yellow shades generally complement the mid blue hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #675fa6 complementary color is Green Smoke, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of blue cyan, mid blue, and violet colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Scampi are #5f7aa5 and #8a5fa5. Thus found on the left and right of #675fa6 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Waikawa Gray and Deluge colors as they work well with Scampi.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Scampi palette consists of #7aa55f and #a58a5f colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#9da55f). Try Asparagus and Barley Corn colors in combination with #675fa6, 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 #675fa6 offers a combination of mid green and mid red shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Scampi. Thus Aqua Forest and Coral Tree giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Scampi contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Green Smoke, Tapestry, and Aqua Forest split by 90° on the color wheel. #675fa6 square combo is a palette of mid blue, red magenta, mid yellow and green 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. Scampi tetradic combo consists of mid yellow complementary color (#9da55f) and two others. The Coral Tree is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Breaker Bay – 120° from the complementary Green Smoke. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #a5675f and #5f9da5.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #675fa6 is made of 28% red, 26% green and 46% blue. In a HSL mode Scampi has a hue angle of 246.76°, a saturation of 28.51% and a lightness of 51.18%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #675fa6 is made of 24.71% cyan, 27.85% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black ink.

HEX #675fa6
RGB Decimal rgb(103,95,166)
RGB Percentage 28%, 26%, 46%
CMYK 24.71, 27.85, 0, 34.9
HSL hsl(246.76,28.51%,51.18%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(246.76,42.77%,65.1%)
CIE-LAB lab(43.9753,20.7955,-37.246)
XYZ xyz(16.5687,13.8212,37.8709)