Faux-Deep violet (#1c006d) color information

The hexidecimal color, #1c006d, greatly resembles "Deep violet" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark blue". When people from western culture see this color, Deep violet (#1c006d), used in designs, the following may come to mind: peace, coldness, human life, finance, and widely-used. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing.

Breakdown of #1c006d

#1c006d is made up of (28, 0, 109) in RGB colorspace and (74.31, 100.00, 0.00, 57.25) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1835117 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #330066. White should be used ontop of #1c006d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #1c006d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #1c006d luma #20.69
Websafe hex #330066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(28, 0, 109) Adobe RGB (20.00, 0.00, 108.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(11%, 0%, 43%) Closest named color Deep violet
rgba rgba(28.0, 0.0, 109.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (10.00, 37.17, -85.65)
cmyk cmyk(74.31, 100.00, 0.00, 57.25) CIE-L*ab (8.99, 50.29, -60.20)
hsv hsv(255.35, 100.00, 21.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (8.99, 78.44, 309.87)
hsb hsb(255.35, 100.00, 43.00) CIE-L*uv (8.99, -0.86, -38.04)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Deep violet (#1c006d)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #1c006d and the second color is called the "compliment" #526d00.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Deep violet (#1c006d)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #1c006d is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #526d00.

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-Deep violet (#1c006d)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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-Deep violet (#1c006d)

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-Deep violet (#1c006d)

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 variations of #1c006d

Lighter shades are produced by blending #1c006d with white

Faux-Deep violet (#1c006d)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #1c006d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #1c006d

When you combine pure gray with this color, #1c006d, tones are produced.

Faux-Deep violet (#1c006d) 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 #1c006d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#1c006d → #526d00
#1c006d → #604c98
#1c006d → #ffffff
#1c006d → #52006d
#1c006d → #100041
#1c006d → #001b6d

#1c006d in different lighting conditions

Seeing #1c006d 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 #1c006d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #1c006d

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

#1c006dmight 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.

#1c006d popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#1c006d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#1c006d in coding

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 #1c006d
Java new Color(28, 0, 109);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 28, 0, 109);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:28 green:0 blue:109 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(28f, 0f, 109f);
Swift UIColor(red:28, green:0, blue:109, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6d001c
Python Color('#1c006d')

Base Conversions of hex color #1c006d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #1c006d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1835117 while the individual RGB conversions are: 28, 0, 109.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00011100 00000000 01101101
Hex 1c 00 6d
Octal 34 0 155
Decimal 28 0 109

#1c006d Icons

If you're considering using #1c006d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Deep violet (#1c006d) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #1c006d 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 #1c006d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #1c006d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #1c006d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #1c006d background.
This text is hex color #1c006d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #1c006d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #1c006d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #1c006d and white (#ffffff) background.