Faux-English violet (#54465f) color information

Hex color #54465f may be mistaken for "English violet" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark gray". When people spot this color, English violet (#54465f), in brand logos, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. Colors labeled as "dark gray" are rarely tied to health care.

Breakdown of Faux-English violet (#54465f)

#54465f is made up of (84, 70, 95) in RGB colorspace and (11.58, 26.32, 0.00, 62.75) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5523039 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #663366. White should be used ontop of #54465f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #54465f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #54465f luma #76.94
Websafe hex #663366 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(84, 70, 95) Adobe RGB (82.00, 70.00, 95.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(33%, 27%, 37%) Closest named color English violet
rgba rgba(84.0, 70.0, 95.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, 9.23, -10.19)
cmyk cmyk(11.58, 26.32, 0.00, 62.75) CIE-L*ab (31.81, 13.06, -13.46)
hsv hsv(276.00, 15.63, 32.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 18.75, 314.14)
hsb hsb(276.00, 27.03, 37.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, 7.00, -18.82)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-English violet (#54465f)

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" #54465f while the second is the "compliment" #4f5e44.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-English violet (#54465f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #54465f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #4f5e44.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-English violet (#54465f)

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-English violet (#54465f)

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-English violet (#54465f)

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 #54465f

When you combine pure white with this color, #54465f, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #54465f

Darker shades of #54465f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-English violet (#54465f)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #54465f with gray

Faux-English violet (#54465f) 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 #54465f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#54465f → #4f5e44
#54465f → #877d8f
#54465f → #ffffff
#54465f → #5e445b
#54465f → #322a39
#54465f → #47445e

How #54465f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #54465f 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 #54465f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-English violet (#54465f)

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

#54465fmight 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.

#54465f 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#54465f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#54465f 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 #54465f
Java new Color(84, 70, 95);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 84, 70, 95);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:84 green:70 blue:95 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(84f, 70f, 95f);
Swift UIColor(red:84, green:70, blue:95, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $5f4654
Python Color('#54465f')

Base Conversions of hex color #54465f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #54465f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5523039 while the individual RGB conversions are: 84, 70, 95.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01010100 01000110 01011111
Hex 54 46 5f
Octal 124 106 137
Decimal 84 70 95

#54465f Icons

If you're considering using #54465f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-English violet (#54465f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #54465f 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 #54465f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #54465f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #54465f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #54465f background.
This text is hex color #54465f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #54465f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #54465f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #54465f and white (#ffffff) background.