Faux-Christmas purple (#4f003f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #4f003f, is very close to "Christmas purple" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Christmas purple (#4f003f), in designs, the following may come to mind: signs of royalty, calming down and soothing, their spiritual life, slight femininity, and travel. Colors labeled as "dark purple" are rarely tied to agriculture.

Breakdown of #4f003f

#4f003f is made up of (79, 0, 63) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 20.25, 69.02) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5177407 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #660033. White should be used ontop of #4f003f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #4f003f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #4f003f luma #30.74
Websafe hex #660033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(79, 0, 63) Adobe RGB (67.00, 10.00, 65.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(31%, 0%, 25%) Closest named color Christmas purple
rgba rgba(79.0, 0.0, 63.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 26.92, -12.29)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 20.25, 69.02) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 38.20, -17.33)
hsv hsv(311.61, 100.00, 15.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 41.95, 335.60)
hsb hsb(311.61, 100.00, 31.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, 25.91, -20.33)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Christmas purple (#4f003f)

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" #4f003f while the second is the "compliment" #004f0e.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Christmas purple (#4f003f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #4f003f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #004f0e.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Christmas purple (#4f003f)

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-Christmas purple (#4f003f)

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-Christmas purple (#4f003f)

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.

Faux-Christmas purple (#4f003f)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #4f003f with white

Darker variations of #4f003f

When you combine pure black with this color, #4f003f, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Christmas purple (#4f003f)'s Tones

Tones of #4f003f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#4f003f in 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 #4f003f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#4f003f → #004f0e
#4f003f → #834c78
#4f003f → #ffffff
#4f003f → #4f0019
#4f003f → #2f0025
#4f003f → #36004f

Faux-Christmas purple (#4f003f) in different environments

Seeing #4f003f 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 #4f003f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #4f003f

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

#4f003fmight 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Christmas purple (#4f003f)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#4f003f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#4f003f in programming

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 #4f003f
Java new Color(79, 0, 63);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 79, 0, 63);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:79 green:0 blue:63 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(79f, 0f, 63f);
Swift UIColor(red:79, green:0, blue:63, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $3f004f
Python Color('#4f003f')

Base Conversions of hex color #4f003f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #4f003f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5177407 while the individual RGB conversions are: 79, 0, 63.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01001111 00000000 00111111
Hex 4f 00 3f
Octal 117 0 77
Decimal 79 0 63

#4f003f Icons

If you're considering using #4f003f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Christmas purple (#4f003f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #4f003f 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 #4f003f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #4f003f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #4f003f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #4f003f background.
This text is hex color #4f003f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #4f003f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #4f003f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #4f003f and white (#ffffff) background.