Faux-Christmas purple (#380046) color information

#380046 is the hex color code that is related to "Christmas purple" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark purple". When people from western culture see this color, Christmas purple (#380046), used in media, 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. This color isn't popular for energy.

#380046 Breakdown

#380046 is made up of (56, 0, 70) in RGB colorspace and (20.00, 100.00, 0.00, 72.55) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3670086 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #330033. White should be used ontop of #380046 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #380046. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #380046 luma #24.65
Websafe hex #330033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(56, 0, 70) Adobe RGB (55.00, 0.00, 71.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(22%, 0%, 27%) Closest named color Christmas purple
rgba rgba(56.0, 0.0, 70.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (10.00, 37.17, -30.24)
cmyk cmyk(20.00, 100.00, 0.00, 72.55) CIE-L*ab (8.99, 50.29, -33.02)
hsv hsv(288.89, 100.00, 13.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (8.99, 60.16, 326.71)
hsb hsb(288.89, 100.00, 27.00) CIE-L*uv (8.99, 15.84, -25.52)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Christmas purple (#380046)

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" #380046 and the second color is called the "compliment" #0d4400.

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-Christmas purple (#380046)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #380046 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #0d4400.

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-Christmas purple (#380046)

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-Christmas purple (#380046)

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-Christmas purple (#380046)

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 #380046

Lighter shades of #380046 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Christmas purple (#380046)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #380046 with black

Tones of #380046

When you combine pure gray with this color, #380046, tones are produced.

Gradients including #380046

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 #380046 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#380046 → #0d4400
#380046 → #734c7d
#380046 → #ffffff
#380046 → #440030
#380046 → #21002a
#380046 → #140044

#380046 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #380046 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 #380046 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#380046 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.

#380046might 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 #380046

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#380046. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #380046

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 #380046
Java new Color(56, 0, 70);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 56, 0, 70);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:56 green:0 blue:70 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(56f, 0f, 70f);
Swift UIColor(red:56, green:0, blue:70, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $460038
Python Color('#380046')

Base Conversions of hex color #380046

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #380046. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3670086 while the individual RGB conversions are: 56, 0, 70.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00111000 00000000 01000110
Hex 38 00 46
Octal 70 0 106
Decimal 56 0 70

Icons incorporating the color #380046

If you're considering using #380046 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #380046 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #380046 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 #380046 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #380046 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #380046 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #380046 background.
This text is hex color #380046 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #380046 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #380046 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #380046 and white (#ffffff) background.