Faux-Persian indigo (#390973) color information

#390973 is the hex color code that almost matches the color named "Persian indigo" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "dark purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Persian indigo (#390973), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: signs of royalty, sparks of creativity, states of pure consciousness, slight femininity, and health care. Colors labeled as "dark purple" are rarely tied to energy.

#390973 Breakdown

#390973 is made up of (57, 9, 115) in RGB colorspace and (50.43, 92.17, 0.00, 54.90) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3737971 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #330066. White should be used ontop of #390973 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #390973. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #390973 luma #35.32
Websafe hex #330066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(57, 9, 115) Adobe RGB (56.00, 0.00, 111.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(22%, 4%, 45%) Closest named color Persian indigo
rgba rgba(57.0, 9.0, 115.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 39.74, -60.18)
cmyk cmyk(50.43, 92.17, 0.00, 54.90) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 51.63, -51.25)
hsv hsv(266.34, 83.67, 24.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 72.75, 315.21)
hsb hsb(266.34, 91.11, 45.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, 8.68, -50.63)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Persian indigo (#390973)

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" #390973 while the second is the "compliment" #45720a.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Persian indigo (#390973)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #390973 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #45720a.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Persian indigo (#390973)

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Persian indigo (#390973)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Persian indigo (#390973)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter variations of #390973

Lighter shades of #390973 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #390973

Darker shades of #390973 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Persian indigo (#390973)'s Tones

Tones of #390973 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Persian indigo (#390973) 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 #390973 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#390973 → #45720a
#390973 → #74529d
#390973 → #ffffff
#390973 → #6b0a72
#390973 → #220545
#390973 → #0a1172

Faux-Persian indigo (#390973) in different environments

Seeing #390973 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 #390973 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#390973 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.

#390973might 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.

#390973 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#390973. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#390973 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 #390973
Java new Color(57, 9, 115);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 57, 9, 115);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:57 green:9 blue:115 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(57f, 9f, 115f);
Swift UIColor(red:57, green:9, blue:115, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $730939
Python Color('#390973')

Base Conversions of hex color #390973

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #390973. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3737971 while the individual RGB conversions are: 57, 9, 115.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00111001 00001001 01110011
Hex 39 09 73
Octal 71 11 163
Decimal 57 9 115

#390973 Icons

If you're considering using #390973 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Persian indigo (#390973) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #390973 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 #390973 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #390973 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #390973 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #390973 background.
This text is hex color #390973 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #390973 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #390973 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #390973 and white (#ffffff) background.