Poppy Pompadour Color

#6b3fa0

Poppy Pompadour 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 #94c05f
Complementary Color #73a03f
Color Shade: warm blue (267.22° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 43.73% (better contrasting with white)
Poppy Pompadour Color Sample
Poppy Pompadour Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #6b3fa0

If you're looking for a similar warm blue shade, there are some better alternatives to Poppy Pompadour Color. The Foggy Amethyst color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid blue bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Prism Violet (#53357d) for more calm effect. Try Sick Blue as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#73a03f is the best complementary color to Poppy Pompadour. 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 #6b3fa0 complementary color is Sushi, 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 Royal Purple are #3f43a0 and #9b3fa0. Thus found on the left and right of #6b3fa0 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Gigas and Vivid Violet colors as they work well with Poppy Pompadour.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Poppy Pompadour palette consists of #43a03f and #a09b3f colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#73a03f). Try Apple and Sycamore colors in combination with #6b3fa0, 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 #6b3fa0 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 Poppy Pompadour. Thus Chateau Green and Cape Palliser giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Poppy Pompadour contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Sushi, Apple Blossom, and Keppel split by 90° on the color wheel. #6b3fa0 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. Poppy Pompadour tetradic combo consists of cool yellow complementary color (#73a03f) and two others. The Cape Palliser is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and San Marino – 120° from the complementary Sushi. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #a06b3f and #3f73a0.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #6b3fa0 is made of 32% red, 19% green and 48% blue. In a HSL mode Poppy Pompadour has a hue angle of 267.22°, a saturation of 43.5% and a lightness of 43.73%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #6b3fa0 is made of 20.79% cyan, 38.04% magenta, 0% yellow and 37.25% black ink.

HEX #6b3fa0
RGB Decimal rgb(107,63,160)
RGB Percentage 32%, 19%, 48%
CMYK 20.79, 38.04, 0, 37.25
HSL hsl(267.22,43.5%,43.73%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(267.22,60.63%,62.75%)
CIE-LAB lab(36.4023,39.3509,-45.7215)
XYZ xyz(14.1861,9.2189,34.2894)
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