Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c) color information

Hex color #3d124c is close to the color named "Russian violet" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark purple". When people spot this color, Russian violet (#3d124c), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with being successful, sparks of creativity, transcendence, cutting-edge, and health care. Colors labeled as "dark purple" are rarely tied to the home.

Breakdown of Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c)

#3d124c is made up of (61, 18, 76) in RGB colorspace and (19.74, 76.32, 0.00, 70.20) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 4002380 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #330033. White should be used ontop of #3d124c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #3d124c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #3d124c luma #37.39
Websafe hex #330033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(61, 18, 76) Adobe RGB (48.00, 33.00, 76.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(24%, 7%, 30%) Closest named color Russian violet
rgba rgba(61.0, 18.0, 76.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 14.09, -20.99)
cmyk cmyk(19.74, 76.32, 0.00, 70.20) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 22.29, -25.83)
hsv hsv(284.35, 62.16, 18.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 34.12, 310.79)
hsb hsb(284.35, 76.67, 30.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, 4.91, -27.18)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c)

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" #3d124c while the second is the "compliment" #214c11.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #3d124c is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #214c11.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c)

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-Russian violet (#3d124c)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c)

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 #3d124c

When you combine pure white with this color, #3d124c, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #3d124c

Darker shades of #3d124c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #3d124c with gray

Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c) 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 #3d124c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#3d124c → #214c11
#3d124c → #775981
#3d124c → #ffffff
#3d124c → #4c113e
#3d124c → #240a2d
#3d124c → #1f114c

How #3d124c looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #3d124c 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 #3d124c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c)

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

#3d124cmight 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.

#3d124c 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#3d124c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#3d124c 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 #3d124c
Java new Color(61, 18, 76);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 61, 18, 76);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:61 green:18 blue:76 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(61f, 18f, 76f);
Swift UIColor(red:61, green:18, blue:76, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4c123d
Python Color('#3d124c')

Base Conversions of hex color #3d124c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #3d124c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 4002380 while the individual RGB conversions are: 61, 18, 76.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00111101 00010010 01001100
Hex 3d 12 4c
Octal 75 22 114
Decimal 61 18 76

#3d124c Icons

If you're considering using #3d124c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Russian violet (#3d124c) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #3d124c 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 #3d124c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #3d124c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #3d124c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #3d124c background.
This text is hex color #3d124c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #3d124c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #3d124c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #3d124c and white (#ffffff) background.