Blue-violet (color wheel) (#4d1a7f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #4d1a7f, is commonly known by the name "Blue-violet (color wheel)". This color is described as "dark purple". When people spot this color, Blue-violet (color wheel) (#4d1a7f), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: being successful, anti-aging and not growing old, their spiritual life, cutting-edge, and finance and wealth. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #4d1a7f

#4d1a7f is made up of (77, 26, 127) in RGB colorspace and (39.37, 79.53, 0.00, 50.20) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5053055 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #663366. White should be used ontop of #4d1a7f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #4d1a7f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #4d1a7f luma #52.64
Websafe hex #663366 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(77, 26, 127) Adobe RGB (64.00, 39.00, 125.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(30%, 10%, 50%) Closest named color Blue-violet (color wheel)
rgba rgba(77.0, 26.0, 127.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (20.00, 29.00, -51.24)
cmyk cmyk(39.37, 79.53, 0.00, 50.20) CIE-L*ab (23.67, 38.59, -47.15)
hsv hsv(270.00, 66.67, 30.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (23.67, 60.93, 309.30)
hsb hsb(270.00, 80.00, 50.00) CIE-L*uv (23.67, 5.40, -58.90)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Blue-violet (color wheel) (#4d1a7f)

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" #4d1a7f and the second color is called the "compliment" #4c7f19.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Blue-violet (color wheel) (#4d1a7f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #4d1a7f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #4c7f19.

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

Triadic Colors of Blue-violet (color wheel) (#4d1a7f)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Blue-violet (color wheel) (#4d1a7f)

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 Blue-violet (color wheel) (#4d1a7f)

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 shades of #4d1a7f

Lighter shades are produced by blending #4d1a7f with white

Darker shades of #4d1a7f

Darker shades are produced by blending #4d1a7f with black

Tones of #4d1a7f

Tones are produced by blending #4d1a7f with gray

Gradients including #4d1a7f

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 #4d1a7f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#4d1a7f → #4c7f19
#4d1a7f → #825ea5
#4d1a7f → #ffffff
#4d1a7f → #7f197f
#4d1a7f → #2e0f4c
#4d1a7f → #19197f

How #4d1a7f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #4d1a7f 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 #4d1a7f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #4d1a7f

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

#4d1a7fmight 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 #4d1a7f

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#4d1a7f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #4d1a7f

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 #4d1a7f
Java new Color(77, 26, 127);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 77, 26, 127);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:77 green:26 blue:127 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(77f, 26f, 127f);
Swift UIColor(red:77, green:26, blue:127, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7f1a4d
Python Color('#4d1a7f')

Base Conversions of hex color #4d1a7f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #4d1a7f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5053055 while the individual RGB conversions are: 77, 26, 127.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01001101 00011010 01111111
Hex 4d 1a 7f
Octal 115 32 177
Decimal 77 26 127

#4d1a7f Icons

If you're considering using #4d1a7f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Blue-violet (color wheel) (#4d1a7f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #4d1a7f 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 #4d1a7f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #4d1a7f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #4d1a7f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #4d1a7f background.
This text is hex color #4d1a7f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #4d1a7f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #4d1a7f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #4d1a7f and white (#ffffff) background.