Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d) color information

Hex color #11002d looks similar to "French Middle Red Purple" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "very dark blue". When people from western culture see this color, French Middle Red Purple (#11002d), used in advertisements, they might associate it with peace, offices, a sense of security or trust, finance, and being taken seriously. Colors labeled as "very dark blue" are rarely tied to food and restaurants.

Breakdown of Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)

#11002d is made up of (17, 0, 45) in RGB colorspace and (62.22, 100.00, 0.00, 82.35) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1114157 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000033. White should be used ontop of #11002d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #11002d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #11002d luma #10.17
Websafe hex #000033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(17, 0, 45) Adobe RGB (32.00, 0.00, 52.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(7%, 0%, 18%) Closest named color French Middle Red Purple
rgba rgba(17.0, 0.0, 45.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (0.00, 1813.37, -1847.08)
cmyk cmyk(62.22, 100.00, 0.00, 82.35) CIE-L*ab (0.00, 40.60, -32.82)
hsv hsv(263.33, 100.00, 9.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (0.00, 52.21, 321.05)
hsb hsb(263.33, 100.00, 18.00) CIE-L*uv (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #11002d while the second is the "compliment" #1c2d00.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #11002d is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #1c2d00.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #11002d, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #11002d, darker shades are produced.

Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #11002d, tones are produced.

#11002d in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #11002d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#11002d → #1c2d00
#11002d → #584c6c
#11002d → #ffffff
#11002d → #28002d
#11002d → #0a001b
#11002d → #00052d

#11002d in different lighting conditions

Seeing #11002d on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #11002d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#11002dmight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#11002d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#11002d in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #11002d
Java new Color(17, 0, 45);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 17, 0, 45);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:17 green:0 blue:45 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(17f, 0f, 45f);
Swift UIColor(red:17, green:0, blue:45, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2d0011
Python Color('#11002d')

Base Conversions of hex color #11002d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #11002d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1114157 while the individual RGB conversions are: 17, 0, 45.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00010001 00000000 00101101
Hex 11 00 2d
Octal 21 0 55
Decimal 17 0 45

#11002d Icons

If you're considering using #11002d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#11002d) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #11002d colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #11002d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #11002d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #11002d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #11002d background.
This text is hex color #11002d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #11002d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #11002d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #11002d and white (#ffffff) background.