Faux-Han purple (#3921ef) color information

Hex color #3921ef is close to the color named "Han purple" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "generic blue". When people spot this color, Han purple (#3921ef), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with water, coldness, a sense of security or trust, energy, and widely-used. Shades of "generic blue". typically aren't associated with food and restaurants.

Breakdown of Faux-Han purple (#3921ef)

#3921ef is made up of (57, 33, 239) in RGB colorspace and (76.15, 86.19, 0.00, 6.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3744239 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #3333ff. White should be used ontop of #3921ef to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #3921ef. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #3921ef luma #63.42
Websafe hex #3333ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(57, 33, 239) Adobe RGB (56.00, 32.00, 235.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(22%, 13%, 94%) Closest named color Han purple
rgba rgba(57.0, 33.0, 239.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (28.28, 66.65, -161.71)
cmyk cmyk(76.15, 86.19, 0.00, 6.27) CIE-L*ab (33.98, 71.69, -96.52)
hsv hsv(246.67, 87.10, 53.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (33.98, 120.23, 306.60)
hsb hsb(246.67, 86.17, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (33.98, -5.21, -124.71)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Han purple (#3921ef)

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" #3921ef while the second is the "compliment" #dbef21.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Han purple (#3921ef)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #3921ef is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #dbef21.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Han purple (#3921ef)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Han purple (#3921ef)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Han purple (#3921ef)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #3921ef

When you combine pure white with this color, #3921ef, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #3921ef

Darker shades of #3921ef can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Han purple (#3921ef)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #3921ef with gray

Faux-Han purple (#3921ef) 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 #3921ef as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#3921ef → #dbef21
#3921ef → #7463f3
#3921ef → #ffffff
#3921ef → #9d21ef
#3921ef → #22138f
#3921ef → #2173ef

How #3921ef looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #3921ef 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 #3921ef could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Han purple (#3921ef)

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

#3921efmight 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.

#3921ef 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#3921ef. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#3921ef 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 #3921ef
Java new Color(57, 33, 239);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 57, 33, 239);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:57 green:33 blue:239 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(57f, 33f, 239f);
Swift UIColor(red:57, green:33, blue:239, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ef2139
Python Color('#3921ef')

Base Conversions of hex color #3921ef

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #3921ef. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3744239 while the individual RGB conversions are: 57, 33, 239.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00111001 00100001 11101111
Hex 39 21 ef
Octal 71 41 357
Decimal 57 33 239

Icons incorporating the color #3921ef

If you're considering using #3921ef in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #3921ef on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #3921ef 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 #3921ef on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #3921ef on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #3921ef background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #3921ef background.
This text is hex color #3921ef on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #3921ef on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #3921ef and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #3921ef and white (#ffffff) background.