Faux-Han purple (#512fff) color information

The hexidecimal color, #512fff, is a variation of "Han purple" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "light blue". When people spot this color, Han purple (#512fff), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: water, appetite-curbing, human life, energy, and maturity. Shades of "light blue". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of #512fff

#512fff is made up of (81, 47, 255) in RGB colorspace and (68.24, 81.57, 0.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5320703 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #6633ff. White should be used ontop of #512fff to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #512fff. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #512fff luma #80.62
Websafe hex #6633ff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(81, 47, 255) Adobe RGB (69.00, 54.00, 251.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(32%, 18%, 100%) Closest named color Han purple
rgba rgba(81.0, 47.0, 255.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (33.17, 63.12, -155.98)
cmyk cmyk(68.24, 81.57, 0.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (39.58, 67.42, -95.95)
hsv hsv(250.24, 100.00, 59.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (39.58, 117.27, 305.09)
hsb hsb(250.24, 82.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (39.58, -6.47, -133.74)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Han purple (#512fff)

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" #512fff and the second color is called the "compliment" #dcff2d.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Han purple (#512fff)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #512fff is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #dcff2d.

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 (#512fff)

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 Faux-Han purple (#512fff)

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 (#512fff)

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 #512fff

Lighter shades are produced by blending #512fff with white

Darker shades of #512fff

Darker shades are produced by blending #512fff with black

Tones of #512fff

Tones are produced by blending #512fff with gray

Gradients including #512fff

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 #512fff as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#512fff → #dcff2d
#512fff → #856dff
#512fff → #ffffff
#512fff → #b92dff
#512fff → #301c99
#512fff → #2d73ff

How #512fff looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #512fff 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 #512fff could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #512fff

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

#512fffmight 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 #512fff

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#512fff. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #512fff

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 #512fff
Java new Color(81, 47, 255);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 81, 47, 255);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:81 green:47 blue:255 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(81f, 47f, 255f);
Swift UIColor(red:81, green:47, blue:255, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ff2f51
Python Color('#512fff')

Base Conversions of hex color #512fff

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #512fff. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5320703 while the individual RGB conversions are: 81, 47, 255.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01010001 00101111 11111111
Hex 51 2f ff
Octal 121 57 377
Decimal 81 47 255

Icons incorporating the color #512fff

If you're considering using #512fff in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #512fff on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #512fff 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 #512fff on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #512fff on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #512fff background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #512fff background.
This text is hex color #512fff on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #512fff on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #512fff and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #512fff and white (#ffffff) background.