Faux-Russian violet (#34053f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #34053f, looks similar to "Russian violet" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "very dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Russian violet (#34053f), used in designs, the following may come to mind: something sweet, youth, soft or fluffy, women, and the home. This color isn't popular for transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #34053f

#34053f is made up of (52, 5, 63) in RGB colorspace and (17.46, 92.06, 0.00, 75.29) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3409215 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #330033. White should be used ontop of #34053f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #34053f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #34053f luma #25.60
Websafe hex #330033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(52, 5, 63) Adobe RGB (41.00, 13.00, 65.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(20%, 2%, 25%) Closest named color Russian violet
rgba rgba(52.0, 5.0, 63.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (10.00, 19.03, -24.08)
cmyk cmyk(17.46, 92.06, 0.00, 75.29) CIE-L*ab (8.99, 30.32, -28.53)
hsv hsv(286.96, 85.19, 13.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (8.99, 41.63, 316.74)
hsb hsb(286.96, 92.00, 25.00) CIE-L*uv (8.99, 6.10, -21.87)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Russian violet (#34053f)

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" #34053f while the second is the "compliment" #123f05.

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-Russian violet (#34053f)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #34053f is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #123f05.

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-Russian violet (#34053f)

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-Russian violet (#34053f)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Russian violet (#34053f)

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 #34053f

Lighter shades are produced by blending #34053f with white

Faux-Russian violet (#34053f)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #34053f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Russian violet (#34053f)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #34053f, tones are produced.

Faux-Russian violet (#34053f) 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 #34053f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#34053f → #123f05
#34053f → #705078
#34053f → #ffffff
#34053f → #3f0530
#34053f → #1f0325
#34053f → #14053f

#34053f in different lighting conditions

Seeing #34053f 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 #34053f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #34053f

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

#34053fmight 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.

#34053f 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#34053f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#34053f 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 #34053f
Java new Color(52, 5, 63);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 52, 5, 63);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:52 green:5 blue:63 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(52f, 5f, 63f);
Swift UIColor(red:52, green:5, blue:63, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $3f0534
Python Color('#34053f')

Base Conversions of hex color #34053f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #34053f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3409215 while the individual RGB conversions are: 52, 5, 63.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00110100 00000101 00111111
Hex 34 05 3f
Octal 64 5 77
Decimal 52 5 63

Icons incorporating the color #34053f

If you're considering using #34053f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #34053f on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #34053f 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 #34053f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #34053f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #34053f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #34053f background.
This text is hex color #34053f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #34053f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #34053f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #34053f and white (#ffffff) background.