Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#140028) color information

#140028 is the hex color code that is related to "French Middle Red Purple" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "very dark purple". When people from western culture see this color, French Middle Red Purple (#140028), used in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: having wisdom, anti-aging and not growing old, states of pure consciousness, luxurious, and finance and wealth. Colors labeled as "very dark purple" are rarely tied to energy.

#140028 Breakdown

#140028 is made up of (20, 0, 40) in RGB colorspace and (50.00, 100.00, 0.00, 84.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1310760 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000033. White should be used ontop of #140028 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #140028. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #140028 luma #10.50
Websafe hex #000033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(20, 0, 40) Adobe RGB (36.00, 0.00, 43.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(8%, 0%, 16%) Closest named color French Middle Red Purple
rgba rgba(20.0, 0.0, 40.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (0.00, 1813.37, -1231.39)
cmyk cmyk(50.00, 100.00, 0.00, 84.31) CIE-L*ab (0.00, 40.60, -25.18)
hsv hsv(270.00, 100.00, 8.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (0.00, 47.77, 328.19)
hsb hsb(270.00, 100.00, 16.00) CIE-L*uv (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#140028)

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" #140028 while the second is the "compliment" #142800.

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 (#140028)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #140028 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #142800.

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 (#140028)

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 (#140028)

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 (#140028)

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.

Lighter shades of #140028

Lighter shades of #140028 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#140028)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #140028 with black

Faux-French Middle Red Purple (#140028)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #140028, tones are produced.

Gradients including #140028

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 #140028 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#140028 → #142800
#140028 → #5a4c68
#140028 → #ffffff
#140028 → #280028
#140028 → #0c0018
#140028 → #000028

#140028 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #140028 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 #140028 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#140028 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#140028might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #140028

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#140028. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #140028

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 #140028
Java new Color(20, 0, 40);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 20, 0, 40);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:20 green:0 blue:40 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(20f, 0f, 40f);
Swift UIColor(red:20, green:0, blue:40, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $280014
Python Color('#140028')

Base Conversions of hex color #140028

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #140028. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1310760 while the individual RGB conversions are: 20, 0, 40.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00010100 00000000 00101000
Hex 14 00 28
Octal 24 0 50
Decimal 20 0 40

#140028 Icons

If you're considering using #140028 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 (#140028) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #140028 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 #140028 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #140028 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #140028 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #140028 background.
This text is hex color #140028 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #140028 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #140028 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #140028 and white (#ffffff) background.